Internship - Chemical Engineer (manufacturing)

Job location:
Sylacauga, Alabama, USA
Created moment:
January 11, 2023
Job reference:
REQ - 06760

The Company

The world leader in mineral-based specialty solutions for industry, with over 16,000 employees and over 200 sites worldwide, Imerys delivers high value-added, functional solutions to diversified set of industrial sectors, from processing industries to consumer goods. The Group draws on its knowledge of applications, technological expertise and its material science know-how to deliver solutions based on beneficiation of its mineral resources, synthetic minerals and formulations. These contribute essential properties to customers’ products and performance, including refractoriness, hardness, conductivity, opacity, durability, purity, lightness, filtration, absorption and repellency. Imerys is determined to develop responsibly, in particular by fostering the emergence of environmentally-friendly products and processes.

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The Position

Internship - Chemical Engineer (manufacturing)

Job Summary

Project Description:

Support the development/implementation of an overall management system for balancing the Bowls  operation - optimizing productivity and minimizing waste generation. 

Project Learning Objectives:

 Key concepts /learnings:

Basic understanding of chemical decantation processes and dynamic mass balance on semi-continuous systems. 
Dosage set-points, mixing concepts and impact on operational and quality parameters / Steady state operation.
Instrumentation, process control and process information concepts.
Impact of system mechanical condition on a chemical make up operation.
Working in teams and with different technical skills
Understanding of operational routines and environment
Understanding process decisions and how they affect routine operations on a plant


Position Type

Full time


Intern (Fixed Term)

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IMERYS is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer and it is our policy to not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, disability, veteran status, or any other status protected by federal, state or local laws.