Internship - Geology/Geographic Information Systems

Job location:
Sylacauga, Alabama, USA
Created moment:
February 9, 2024
Job reference:
REQ - 07902

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

Internship - Geology/Geographic Information Systems

Job Summary

Project Description:

The project will consist of field mapping, water sample collection and monitoring, GIS digitization. The intern selected will work with the MRP team and site technical staff to map, monitor, and observe surface (and groundwater) features in and around the main quarries to determine all water related inputs and outputs for the Sylacauga quarries.

Project Learning Objectives:
● Importance of maintaining a well organized database for mineral deposit
modeling and regional exploration planning.
Field mapping, water sampling/monitoring, GIS map creation, collaboration

● Exposure to the use of Python scripting for data mining.

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.