At the forefront of farming and food, UPSIDE Foods is innovating new ways to produce real meat, without the need to breed, feed and slaughter animals. Our process begins with an animal cell, which is cultivated and harvested as meat. The founding company of the industry, UPSIDE Foods is a mission-driven organization focused on bringing to meat lovers an authentic product that is truly humane, sustainably produced, nutritious and delicious! We are now expanding our team of dedicated professionals across disciplines to make better meat for a better world.
About this internship
Excited about pushing the boundaries of how meat is produced? We are seeking a mechanical design engineer intern to support our team scale cell-based meats. You should be comfortable hand sketching and using CAD to design and communicate new concepts. You will use prototyping tools and outside vendors to bring your designs to reality. You should be excited to work collaboratively with the diverse R&D team. They will rely on the designs that you have fabricated and tested to inform future development. You should enjoy the dynamic nature of startups and be prepared to work quickly on many different ideas at once. We hope to find someone creative and enthusiastic about learning, who enjoys hands-on work to be part of our growing team.
Length of internship
UPSIDE Foods is an equal opportunity employer and we value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. Our company-wide mission is to create a product for everyone, so we are deeply committed to having teams and leaders that reflect this mission.