Job Opportunities

Most job opportunities are posted at the Career Center rather than here. You can check them out via their Handshake program. Please note that the ME Dept. has not vetted these jobs.


PQ Bypass Engineering Internship -- working in R&D for several PQ Bypass Devices. Follow the link to find out more about the opportunity and applying for it. 
posted 02/03/20; app due 02/24/20

Valley Water, Santa Clara Valley Water District -- Paid summer internship. "Interns learn the importance of access to safe, clean water and get to be part of the team that provides that for almost 2 million residents. Summer activities including facility tours, Board meetings, and lunch socials are held to increase interns' networks and enhance the experience." See link for eligibility and requirements. 
posted 01/29/20; app due on 02/02/20

Internship at Tropos Technologies, INC. -- Mechanical design and modeling of electric vehicle components and manufacturing fixtures. Hands-on vehicle system integration and testing.

Valley Water summer internships -- One of our ME grads had this internship and now works there full time. The link advertises jobs in Watershed, but they are also hiring someone to work on water utility projects (i.e. working with pumps and valves data and schedules). Posted 1/28/20

Federal Government Hiring Fair -- Feb. 27 in San Francisco

Summer research opportunities at USC -- application due Feb 2.

Bay Area Tutoring Association  is looking for tutors, esp. in math and science. Posted 11/26/19

ID Tech  is looking for directors and instructors for summer STEM camps. Housing at a university campus is included with some positions. Posted 10/23/19 

Radian Thermal Products -- They have an opening for a thermal engineer for a new mechanical engineering grad, ideally graduating in Fall 2019. Work can be part time until school is done. Email resumes to Kevin Pinhiero at Posted 10/2/19

NASA Ames is looking for multple interns in the area of Urban Air Mobility for a minimum of 12 hours/week. Must be done with your math and physics classes. Posted 10/7/19

NASA’s Pathways Internship Program -- You can learn more about Pathways here:  Also check out . This internship experience could be especially helpful for students considering graduate school. Posted 9/19/19

Department of Energy internships -- The selection process for summer 2020 interns starts early. Check out for a variety of opportunities, including ones at Lawrence Berkeley National Lab and Lawrence Livermore National Lab Posted 9/19/19

National Science Foundation has a number of opportunities through its Summer Scholars Program including the Quality Education for Minorities Network and Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU). A number of SJSU ME students who took part in the REU program are now doing or have completed graduate work at prestigious universities. The application process for summer starts early! Posted 9/19/19