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Chemical Engineer Intern at Careerbuilder

Posted in Other 30+ days ago.

Location: Port Neches, Texas





Job Description:
Job Description:

We are currently looking for a dynamic individual to work as a Chemical Engineer Intern located in Port Neches, TX.

"This position will support Indorama Ventures Olefins and Oxides Businesses in The Woodlands, Texas."

Our summer intern program is tailored to individuals who are currently enrolled full-time students at an accredited four-year college or university. The internships run from May to August - dependent on the school calendar. The goal of the Huntsman Intern Program is to provide a structured program that will equip interns with the skills and experience to help prepare for a successful career. Under close supervision, intern will be responsible for providing technical support to assigned area(s). After initial orientation, intern will be assigned to manufacturing, process safety management, or process control.

What will be expected from you?
  • Provide technical support to assigned area(s).
  • Work closely with Process/Production Engineers and Operations personnel on specific assignments related to meeting daily production goals.
  • Participate, and eventually lead, troubleshooting efforts related to plant production including process improvement opportunities related to plant production including safety, environmental, quality, and unit performance issues.
  • Identify process improvement opportunities related to these troubleshooting efforts.
  • Ensure compliance with all corporate procedures and guidelines. Make sure that annual required training is completed on-time.
  • Essential functions require presence in the workplace on a regular basis and an ability to work extra hours if needed. If applicable, ability to work overtime may be needed to ensure required staffing capacity to meet daily production objectives.
  • Work collaboratively with team members with different backgrounds and perspectives.
  • Assists other employees in accomplishments of Huntsman company goals. Follows instructions and performs other duties as may be assigned by supervisor.
  • Participates in Environmental, Health, & Safety initiatives as set forth by the company. Participates in and completes company-required training programs.


What are we looking for in the ideal Candidate?
  • Full time college student at the Junior or Senior level by the end of Spring 2020
  • Must be currently enrolled at an accredited university seeking a Bachelor of Science degree in Chemical Engineering
  • Must have 3.0 or higher GPA
  • Must be authorized to work in U.S.
  • Must possess or be able to obtain a Transportation Worker Identification Credential (TWIC) Card.
  • Knowledge of the basic principles and methods used in chemical plant manufacturing and analyses
  • Must have excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong planning and organizational skills
  • Able to research and analyze information of considerable difficulty and draw valid conclusions
  • Able to build relationships across all organizational lines.
  • Able to develop and maintain awareness of occupational hazards and safety precautions.
  • Proficiency in process stimulation programs preferred.


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