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Posted: 03/26/2014


LimeWorks.us appropriately serves the Historic Preservation and Sustainable Building Communities by supplying proper mortar, stucco, plaster and paints that are healthy for the building and environment, in both their production and use. Our products provide an optimal service life, keeping cultural and natural resources in a better state of conservation while lowering the world’s carbon footprint. Those who work with us on this worthy goal aid in creating American jobs while caring for our architectural past and looking towards a more eco-friendly and sustainable future.

Summer Lab Intern
Internship Opportunity
Quakertown, PA


Description:  The summer lab intern will work alongside the laboratory staff, fulfilling customers requests for customized mortar formulations.  Tasks will include analyzing samples for visual replication of historic mortars, stones, and bricks, formulating mortar mixes based on natural hydraulic lime, and other general laboratory duties.

Qualifications:  The ideal candidate will be detail-oriented with good color recognition, able to work as a team and independently, have interest in masonry structures and mortar, and be willing to work with their hands.  Candidate should currently be enrolled in a historic preservation degree program (graduate or undergraduate) or similar degree program.

Hours:  40 hours per week for a minimum of eight weeks.

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How to apply
Please submit resume and cover letter to Andy deGruchy.
Andy deGruchy

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