SCI Scholars Internship: Styron LLC

Summer 2014

Sponsoring Company:
Styron LLC

Location: Midland, MI

Preferred Course of Study: Chemical Engineering

Organizational Unit: Midland Manufacturing Plants

Internship Period: 10 weeks

Salary: $10,800

Additional Support:
$2,000 allowance for housing and relocation expenses


  • Current junior
  • U.S. citizen or permanent resident
  • Minimum GPA of 3.5

About Styron

Styron is a leading global materials company and manufacturer of plastics, latex and rubber, dedicated to collaborating with customers to deliver innovative and sustainable solutions. Styron's technology is used by customers in industries such as home appliances, automotive, building & construction, carpet, consumer electronics, consumer goods, electrical & lighting, medical, packaging, paper & paperboard, rubber goods and tires. Styron had approximately $6 billion in revenue in 2011, with 20 manufacturing sites around the world, and 2100 employees. More information can be found at

Internship Description

Opportunities in Styron’s Midland Manufacturing plants include Production and Improvement Engineering in the Latex and Plastics facilities. 

The Production Engineering role acts as a technical resource for Operations personnel, applying technical skills within Manage Production, optimizing plant operations, resolving plant problems and enabling production of low cost, quality products.

The Improvement Engineering role applies technical skills to design and implement plant improvement projects, optimize plant operations, and aid in troubleshooting plant problems.  This position is embedded in the production facility, but is part of the global business technology center. 

How to Apply

Apply by December 14, 2013!
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