Innophos is looking for a Process/Production Engineer Intern or Co-op – Summer 2024
In this role a student will be exposed to a challenging manufacturing environment and will work with multiple aspects of the production process including root cause analysis, process troubleshooting, and process optimization, while learning about safety, process operations, process chemistry, meeting timelines, and project management. Students will be given assignments consistent with company goals and work with all levels of staff to develop and implement solutions. Key Responsibilities Plant Safety Learning/documenting processes Learn about SPC and variation Process optimization techniques Learn lab test methods/procedures Compile a presentation for completed projects and present to management Required Education Completion of sophomore college year in Chemical Engineering or Mechanical Engineering Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Microsoft Office/word processing/spreadsheet/presentation software proficiency. MS-Access knowledge a plus Basic chemistry lab experience Demonstrated ability to work in teams Leadership Assignment Duration: Intern:8-12 weeks Co-op:1+ semesters Compensation & Benefits: Market competitive hourly rate Overtime eligible Paid observed holidays *There are no housing, health, welfare, vacation, or sick benefits Expectations: Prompt and regular attendance; Comply with all site policy & training requirements; Satisfactorily perform duties as assigned; Participation in site Intern/Co-op events & activities; and Final presentation of Intern/Co-op activities & learnings. About Innophos Innophos is a leading international producer of specialty ingredient solutions that deliver far-reaching, versatile benefits for the food, health, nutrition and industrial markets. We leverage our expertise in the science and technology of blending and formulating phosphate, mineral and botanical based ingredients for our customers. Our people are the heart of our organization and the foundation of our success. We are driven by our core values of safety, diversity, integrity and collaboration. Headquartered in Cranbury, New Jersey, Innophos has manufacturing operations across the United States, in Canada, Mexico and China and sells into over 70 countries.