14 Oct 2019

Internship R & D Intern – Summer 2020

Neenah Paper, Inc. – Posted by acsgetexperience West Springfield, Massachusetts, United States

Job Description

Neenah Inc., a multi-national technical products and premium paper company, is actively pursuing an intern with a Chemistry Science, Polymer Science, Chemical Engineering or Paper Science background to complete a 10-plus week internship program starting in May 2020.

The internship will provide exposure to many aspects of operations including a multi-functional team setting, process experience and project work with specific deliverables and exposure to the mill leadership team.

Responsibilities

  • Key project support
  • Water-based coating – study and development
  • Coating raw material screening and analysis
  • Process optimization/continuous improvement projects
  • Product development trial coverage/evaluation (with supervisor)
  • Product cost model/analysis
  • Preparing presentations/presenting work
  • Maintaining/organizing/cleaning workspace
  • Candidate will be expected to keep a Lab Notebook

Qualifications

  • Individual must be currently enrolled and working toward a BS in Paper Science, Chemistry, Polymer Science or Chemical Engineering discipline is required.
  • Must have laboratory experience
  • Student will need to have completed a minimum of 2-full years of course work with preference for individuals who have completed 3-full years.
  • Preference is a minimum 3.0 GPA in your academic field of study.
  • Ideal candidates will possess high initiative and drive, with a curiosity to perpetually learn and improve our business.
  • Key requirements include the ability to analyze information to find opportunities, effectively communicate, and work collaboratively in a team setting.

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Job Categories: Chemical Engineering, Materials Science, Polymer Chemistry, and Quality Assurance/Quality Control. Job Types: Internship.

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