Technical Officer

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The Research & Development team is responsible for creating new projects and expanding our current projects through investigating needs in the community, validating new ideas, and generating sustainable solutions.

Goals of the Research and Development team include:

  1. Launching at least one new project
  2. Launching at least two new initiatives within existing projects
  3. Developing an infrastructure and clear process for new Enactus project creation

Technical officers will be working on hands-on technical aspects of the research and development process, validating the technical aspects of the business models proposed by the research and development coordinators.

YOU’LL NEED: 

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Detailed and organized
  • Have an understanding of design/fabrication methods
  • Willing to invest a minimum 5 hour commitment per week, in addition to weekly team meetings, and monthly General Meetings

IT’D BE GREAT IF YOU HAVE: 

  • Experience or a background from a scientific field
  • Passion in technology and innovations
  • have "hands-on" experience (i.e. personal projects, class assignments, etc.)
  • experience with softwares such as CAD

YOU’LL BE WORKING ON THINGS LIKE:

  • Researching new technological developments
  • Constructing prototypes using power tools
  • Testing design results
  • Optimizing designs
  • Bridging ideas into functional solutions

Enactus uOttawa

Enactus uOttawa, Telfer School of Management, University of Ottawa, 55 Laurier Avenue East, Ottawa, ON, K1N 6N5