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Engineering Intern

Job location : Sandersville, Georgia, USA
Created moment : 04/06/2021 - 02:00
Job reference : REQ - 04111

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.

If you want to grow your skills and develop your career, find out more at www.imerys.com

The Position

Engineering Intern

Job Summary

Environmental Mine Water Testing Project

Primary Project:

 
  • Collect water and mine samples 
  • Prepare samples for analysis (in house or 3rd party)  
  • Conduct lab water testing per our water permit requirements 
  • Work with PRMS to update mine characterization plan 
  • Prepare reports of lab testing results for EHS Manager

Secondary Project:

  • Work with site managers to develop a plan to conduct risk assessments using the Red Online system 
 

Project Description/ Deliverables:

 
  • Updated Mine Characterization list 
  • Updated mine and impound water assessments 
  • Completed list of risk assessment tasks for each site to complete. 
 

Project Learning Objectives:

  • Knowledge application

  • Communication

  • Collaboration

  • Independent Learning

  • Project Management



At our Manufacturing plants, we transform our minerals to provide solutions and products that improve peoples’ lives. We operate across a huge range of customer markets, helping the world to make careful and effective use of precious natural resources.

 

Our Intern/Co-Op program provides an opportunity to apply the concepts you learned in engineering classes to real world experience, including:

 

  • The opportunity and freedom to drive improvements, in an informal and non-hierarchical culture

  • Broad based experience gained through exposure to multiple projects, businesses and organizations

  • The opportunity to communicate, collaborate and influence across boundaries

  • Unique experiences and increasing responsibilities within an exciting business.

What we offer you:

 

  • Responsibilities as of Day 1 – you will feel the ownership of your project from the beginning, and you will be given specific projects and responsibilities

  • Continuous coaching & mentoring– We'll help you work with passionate people and also receive both formal training and mentoring from your manager

  • Visibility of Senior leaders

  • Dynamic and respectful work environment – employees are at the core; we value every individual and encourage initiatives promoting agility and work/life balance

  • Priority in selection process for Imerys Full time positions – upon successful completion of your internship and university graduation, you will be given priority in hiring into full time positions

 

We are looking for Bachelor's students who:

  • Are Pursuing a Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering

  • Have excellent oral and written communication skills

  • Love to solve problems in a collaborative environment

  • Are true leaders - school club officer, sports team captain, resident advisor, etc. or exceptional leadership of work projects

  • Are legally authorized to work in the U.S. without the need for current or future work authorization or visa sponsorship for employment

  • Will pass a drug screen and background investigation

 

Intern/Co-Op details:

  • We offer competitive wages

  • We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. 

About Imerys

Imerys is the world leader in mineral-based specialty solutions for industry.

IMERYS is the world leader in mineral based specialty solutions for industry with more than 16,000 employees based in 50 countries.

IMERYS is an Equal Opportunity Employer

THIS ROLE IS NOT ELIGIBLE FOR VISA SPONSORSHIP

Position Type

Full time

and

Intern (Fixed Term)

Only technical issues will be monitored through the below inbox:

recruiting.support@ imerys.com

PLEASE DO NOT SUBMIT RESUMES OR APPLICATIONS TO THIS EMAIL, AS THEY WILL NOT BE REVIEWED. 

To ensure fairness and legal compliance in our recruitment processes, only applications received through the online application process will be considered. 

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.

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