Intern - Geology

Job location:
Willsboro, New York, USA
Created moment:
May 24, 2023
Job reference:
REQ - 07313

The Company

The world’s leading supplier of mineral-based specialty solutions for industry with 14,000 employees, operations in more than 40 countries, and €4.3 billion in revenue in 2022.
Imerys delivers high-value-added, functional solutions to a great number of sectors, from processing industries to consumer goods. The Group draws on its understanding of applications, technological knowledge and expertise in material science to deliver solutions by beneficiating its mineral resources, synthetic minerals and formulations. Imerys’ solutions contribute essential properties to customers’ products and their performance, including heat resistance, hardness, conductivity, opacity, durability, purity, lightness, filtration, absorption and water 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

Intern - Geology

Job Summary

This intern will be at our Lewis facilities (mine and lab) to help with sample collection in the field in addition to some prep work. Must be able to work in variable conditions including heat, rain, snow, and wind. A part of the job will also include relocating drilling core samples, therefore the candidate must be able to lift 50 pounds without assistance and be comfortable working alone. Additionally, help may be needed to prep drill core and production samples for analytical testing. Must have a valid driver’s license, housing and transportation are not provided.

  • Observe and learn mining, sampling and sample prep processes for quality control

  • Work with site Geologists to organize drill core

  • Learn basic techniques of core logging

  • Learn basic techniques of GPS and Drone surveys

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.