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Summer 2021 College Internship - Chemistry/Chemical Engineering

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Date: Apr 1, 2021

Location: Adrian, MI, US

Company: Wacker Chemie AG


Our world needs ideas! As one of the world’s most research-intensive chemical companies, we have been developing leading solutions for numerous sectors – from construction to photovoltaics and cosmetics to rubber – for over 100 years. We have a global presence with production sites on three continents and 14,600 employees from 70 nations.


WACKER internship is designed to provide hands-on experience in key functional areas. As an intern you will gain first-hand exposure to the chemical industry, learn new business skills and deepen your knowledge of your field of interest. During your internship experience, you will be engaged in meaningful projects that contribute to our business success and help you succeed in global marketplace. Our culture focuses on building and retaining diverse and inclusive teams. WACKER offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, competitive benefit offerings and beyond through giving back to our communities.


WACKER North America is looking for highly motivated college students to work with our business teams in our Silicones Division in Adrian and Ann Arbor, MI. 


Job Responsibilities:

  • Project innovation
  • Marketing analysis
  • Routine lab work
  • Product sampling
  • Production testing
  • Process engineering


Educational Requirements:

  • Currently enrolled and active in an educational degree program.  Preference will be given to individuals majoring in a Chemistry or Chemical Engineering degree program.
  • Minimum of 3.0 GPA (cumulative)


Additional Skills/Abilities Required:

  • Available for a 2 month full-time commitment (Monday through Friday) from June 14th, 2021 through August 6th, 2021
  • Ability to follow safety procedures
  • Basic laboratory skills
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office


WACKER, as an innovative chemical company, makes a vital contribution toward improving the quality of life around the world by developing intelligent solutions for sustainable growth.


Be part of our WACKER family, across all nations!


We are looking forward to your online application at www.wacker.com.
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The information contained herein is not intended to be an all-inclusive list of the duties and responsibilities of the job, nor are they intended to be an all-inclusive list of the skills and abilities required to do the job. A minimum requirement for this US-based position is the ability to work legally in the United States on a permanent unrestricted basis.  Visa sponsorship is not available for this position, including for any type of US permanent residency (e.g., for a Green card).


WACKER is proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class.

Nearest Major Market: Adrian
Nearest Secondary Market: Ann Arbor