Company Overview

Talent, Technology, Trust
Grace delivers value to leading companies around the world. Grace strives to be a premier specialty chemical and materials company. We provide innovative technologies and value-added products and services around the world to enhance the quality of life.

W. R. Grace & Co. is a high-performance specialty chemicals manufacturer built on talent, technology, and trust. Grace teams deliver real value to our catalysts and materials technologies customers—and their customers—using chemistry to improve everything from fuel to pharmaceuticals, toothpaste to tires, beer to biofuels, and plastics to paint. We’re a $2 billion market leader with 80% of our sales in markets where we’re #1 or #2. We’re leaders in FCC catalysts, resid hydroprocessing catalysts, polyethylene and polypropylene catalysts, and PP process technology licensing as well as specialty silica gel.


We are dedicated to our customers. They trust us to provide products, knowledge, technologies, services, and the people to make their products work better.


  • Teamwork: Treat each other with respect. Work safely and effectively with each other to win in the marketplace. Communicate openly and candidly.
  • Performance: Provide products and services that will make our customers successful.
  • Integrity: Maintain and expect the highest level of ethical behavior.
  • Speed: Work with a sense of urgency to meet our customers' needs.  Move quickly to seize opportunities in the marketplace. Anticipate market shifts and respond before our competitors.
  • Innovation: Encourage people to constantly look for new ways to create value.


More than 3,900 members of the Grace global team perform an extraordinary array of roles from research and development to manufacturing and integrated supply chain; from sales and technical support to marketing, IT, finance, and more. We speak many languages and cover 30 countries. We serve scores of industries. We develop, produce, and deliver thousands of unique products to many of the world's most recognized companies.

The game changers we’re hiring value teamwork, performance, integrity, speed, and innovation. When you join Grace, you’ll become part of a team with world-class talent working together to solve problems…developing the best technology to solve new challenges and be indispensable to our customers…confident in the trust we must earn in our industries and communities.

You can help us continue to deliver best-in-class solutions in complex global markets with your expertise and ingenuity. In addition to excellent benefits, Grace offers internships and a multi-year, rotational manufacturing leadership program.

If you’re ready to make a difference with a talented team of passionate people, then you’re ready to become part of Grace. We roll up our sleeves and take responsibility for finding ways to meet customer needs and move the company forward.  Our businesses work closely together, so employees are closely connected with ample opportunities to make a difference on a project or in an important role. 

Diversity and Inclusion

Diversity and Inclusion Create Great Chemistry
Grace's great talent and high-performance culture are the most important sources of our competitive advantage. We aspire to strengthen these by welcoming and valuing the unique backgrounds, cultures, ethnicities, genders, experiences, perspectives, and contributions of our employees around the globe. Through diversity and inclusion, we strengthen our people and our business.
Company Summary
W. R. Grace & Co
Number of Employees
(410) 531-4000
7500 Grace Drive
Columbia, MD