Chemical Engineering Summer 2024 Internship
Baltimore, MD 
Posted 4 days ago
Job/Internship Description

Requisition ID:22571

Built on talent, technology, and trust, Grace is a leading global supplier of catalysts and engineered materials. The company's two industry-leading business segments-Catalysts Technologies and Materials Technologies-provide innovative products, technologies, and services that enhance the products and processes of our customers around the world. Grace employs approximately 4,300 people in over 30 countries.

Job Description

Grace is excited to announce our 2024 Summer Internship Program. Your internship project could be focused on one or more of the following disciplines: Engineering/Process Technology; Environmental, Health and Safety; Research & Development; Maintenance and Reliability; and Capital Management. These intern projects address Grace's day-to-day business needs and the work you accomplish will be an integral part for creating solutions and/or streamlining processes. No matter what business and project you support, an internship at Grace is guaranteed to provide you with valuable work experience that will allow you to further define career and personal aspirations. Additionally, you will participate in networking and professional development activities.

General Internship Details:

  • Duration - 12 weeks (May 20 - August 9)
  • Potential locations include Columbia, Curtis Bay, MD; Chattanooga, TN; Chicago, IL; East Chicago, IN; Pasadena, TX; Baton Rouge, Lake Charles, Norco, LA; South Haven, MI; Tyrone, PA
  • Paid Hourly
  • Projects will be on-site or hybrid
  • All students will be provided a $3,000 stipend

This is an excellent opportunity to work alongside experts within the field of catalysts, business operations and materials technology. Our goal is not just to give you valuable work experience, but to find the next generation of Game Changers for Grace.

We appreciate your interest in our program and look forward to reviewing your application and resume.

Physical Requirements and Environment
  • Ability to follow safety protocols and standards working in a laboratory environment with highly hazardous materials
  • Ability to follow safety protocols and standards working in a pilot plant facility with highly hazardous materials
  • Must be willing to wear PPE (Personal Protective equipment) including but not limited to hard hat, protective eyewear, steel-toed boots, hearing protection, Level A suit, full face respirator
Required Qualifications

Applicants MUST:

  • be entering their junior, senior year or currently enrolled in a master's degree program in Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, or related science or engineering field.
  • have a minimum of a cumulative 3.0 grade point average.
  • be able to work the entire duration of the program without any interruptions, except for company holidays (May 20 - August 9)
Preferred Qualifications
  • CBM Automated Reporting - Develop a process to automatically collect condition-based monitoring data in real time on machine health and communicate key performance indicators about bad actors before failure
  • Metrics Scorecard and Reporting Rollout - Assist in the design and development of new manufacturing metric reports
  • Site Winterization Planning - Assist in planning for winterization of the site including generating a list of items, planning and ordering materials
  • New Product Development and Pilot-Scale Equipment Support - Develop fundamental knowledge of laboratory-scale and pilot-scale synthesis of catalysts

Grace is not accepting unsolicited assistance from search firms for this employment opportunity. Please, no phone calls or emails. All resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at Grace via email, the Internet or in any form and/or method without a valid written search agreement in place for this position will be deemed the sole property of Grace. No fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by Grace as a result of the referral or through other means.


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