Solvay Summer Internship - Chemical Laboratory - Special Chem in Alorton, Illinois

Asking more from chemistry for 150 years

Created in 1863, Solvay is a global company driven by proud and committed chemists. With our historical anchorage in Europe, our products serve diversified markets worldwide, from consumer goods to energy, with one main aim – to improve quality of life and customer performance.

The drive to achieve our aim has resulted in 90 percent of our revenue being generated from businesses that are among the top three global leaders in their field.

Solvay’s 2018 Internship Program:

Are you currently looking for a summer internship, where you can contribute your creativity, talents and passion to an exciting, fast-paced organization? Solvay’s 2018 Summer Internship Program offers ambitious college students the opportunity to take on hands-on and challenging assignments within a variety of Solvay’s Business Units and Functions. Summer interns will work side by side with managers on special projects, and attend valuable workshops throughout the duration of the program.

Solvay has a Chemical Laboratory internship available within the Special Chem global business unit for the summer of 2018.

Tasks/Projects for Intern:

  • Run Chemical Analysis for Raw materials, process and final product samples

  • Help to implement Lab projects as: SOP updating, 5 S program and Lab Safety Audit

  • Help to develop new Chemical Analysis Techniques if needed

  • Complete tasks from various departments to aid with day to day operations

  • Currently enrolled in a Chemistry related program with min. 3.0 GPA. Must be entering sophomore year or higher

  • Basic Computer Skills (Microsoft Office, Google Apps)

  • Preferable Chemistry or Biochemistry major

Desired Traits:

  • Willing and quick to learn, takes initiative to offer suggestions and solve problems

  • Safety minded, Responsible and able to follow directions

  • Displays an interest in the various aspects of Quality Assurance and/or Chemical Lab operation

  • Motivated to work in any technical assignment or project

Title: Summer Internship - Chemical Laboratory - Special Chem

Location: Illinois-Alorton

Requisition ID: GBU005279

Solvay is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected characteristics.