As we create a colorful, capable and cleaner world through chemistry, we invite you to join our team to harness the power of chemistry to shape markets, redefine industries and improve lives for billions of people around the world.
Chemours is seeking a Particle Science Intern to join our Technology team! This position will report directly to the leaders of the Particle Science Laboratory.
This position will support research and development activities in the Titanium Technologies business and will focus on method development and validation for emerging experimental techniques in the particle characterization lab.
Location: Newark, DE
Hours: Regular full-time schedule of 40 hours per week
Term: 1-month assignment in January 2023
The responsibilities of the position include, but are not limited to, the following:
Prepare slurries, dispersions, and other samples as needed
Characterizing samples by microcalorimetry, microscopy, molecular adsorption, and/or aerosol analysis
Assisting in method optimization and developing best practices for emerging experimental techniques
Data analysis and method troubleshooting
Working collaboratively in team environment
Working with a Safety Obsession and abiding by safe laboratory practices
The following is required for this role:
Enrollment at an accredited college or university as a Junior or above at time of assignment
Pursuing an undergraduate degree in Chemical Engineering, Materials Engineering, or related field
Attention to detail and willingness to learn new techniques and methods
Previous laboratory experience, including experience with experimental method development
Familiarity with Microsoft Office
The following is preferred for this role:
3.0 GPA or above
Prior experience with particle characterization techniques, including particle size analysis, Hansen analysis, surface adsorption, or microcalorimetry
Understanding of surface science, interfacial phenomena, and/or aerosol science
Basic understanding of statistical techniques
Paid Site Holidays and Paid Day of Service
Temporary Housing Assistance
Learning and Development Opportunities
Strong Inclusion a Diversity Initiatives
WE’RE CHEMOURS. A DIFFERENT KIND OF CHEMISTRY COMPANY.
We are driven by our purpose to create a more colorful, capable, and cleaner world through the power of chemistry.
Built upon a 200-year-old legacy and a world-class product portfolio, we bring everyday convenience to virtually everything people touch—in industries ranging from automotive, paints, and plastics to electronics, construction, energy, and telecommunications. We bring solutions that are better, safer, more reliable, and more sustainable, through the power of chemistry.
We see our people as our biggest assets. Instead of focusing just on what our employees do each day, we look at how they do it. By taking a different approach to talent development, employee engagement, and culture, our goal is to empower employees to be their best selves—at Chemours and in life.
The “ours” in Chemours represents everyone who works here. We’re thousands strong and always looking for the best and brightest to join our team.
Five fundamental, foundational values form the substructure of our culture as a multinational
corporation. They are core beliefs that guide and frame both our behaviors and our aspirations.
Our values are in part what differentiate us from others, making us uniquely Chemours.
They are—Customer Centered, Refreshing Simplicity, Collective Entrepreneurship,
Safety Obsession, and Unshakable Integrity. At Chemours, our values are where everything begins.
We were honored to be named a “Great Place to Work-Certified Company” for 2019-2020—our second consecutive year. We were also proud to receive a Gold Medallion Award from the U.S. Department of Labor’s HIRE VETS program in 2019.
Chemours is an equal opportunity employer
Chemours is an E-Verify employer
Candidates must be able to perform all duties listed with or without accommodation
Candidates must be authorized to work in the United States. Candidates who now or in the future require sponsorship for employment (i.e., H1-B visa, F-1 visa (OPT), TN visa or any other non-immigrant status) are ineligible
At Chemours, you will find sustainability in our vision, our business and your future. If you want to work on the leading edge of your field and have a desire to make a difference, join Chemours and discover what it means when we say “We Are Living Chemistry”.