The 2018 hurricane season has been extraordinarily active in parts of the U.S., with Hurricane Florence currently impacting millions in the Carolinas. As this natural disaster unfolds, the staff here at VolunteerMatch is doing its part to ensure that, if you are in an affected community, you are prepared and safe. And if you are looking to help with disaster relief efforts, you know about the most effective ways to contribute.
Gain valuable, hands-on experience with biomedical equipment, testing,repairing, and preparing for shipments around the worldto contribute to thisglobal health initiative.Interns will work10 - 40 hours per week depending on the intern's schedule, and learn to:
Test a wide variety of life savingbiomedical equipment to ensure proper function
Match equipment with its ancillary parts and consumables, and perform minorrepairs as needed
Work with biomedical engineers on a regular basis
Carefully package biomed equipment to send to hospitals and clinicsaround the world in need.
Through the above projects Interns at Project C.U.R.E. have the power to make a difference in supporting doctors, hospitals, and clinics on an international scale.
Preferably an individual with any small knowledge of biomedical, nursing, or any medical experience.
Students seeking a career in biology, biomedical, nursing, or any health related field
Individuals with a personal mission to save lives
All years are encouraged to apply.
How to apply: Email resume with a cover letter to Chicagovolunteer@projectcure.org
About : A nonprofit, international relief organization, Project C.U.R.E. delivers donated medical supplies and equipment to more than 130 countries around the world in dire need of life-saving healthcare essentials.