Trinseo (MI) │ SCI Scholars Internship

Summer 2020

Two openings available for this position

Trinseo LLC

  • Internship Location — Midland, MI
  • Preferred Course of Study — Chemical Engineering
  • Organizational Unit — Midland Polymers Manufacturing 
  • Internship Period — 10 weeks
  • Stipend/Salary — $10,000+
  • Additional Support — $2,000 salary advance for relocation
  • Additional Requirements 
    • Candidate must have a reliable form of transportation
    • Candidate must provide for own housing
    • Must attend a four-year university with an ABET-accredited chemical engineering program
  • Eligibility
    • Current sophomore or junior
    • U.S. citizen or permanent resident
    • Minimum GPA of 3.5 (out of 4.0)

Internship Description

Opportunities in Trinseo’s Dalton Manufacturing plant include Production Engineering or Improvement Engineering in the Latex Binder Facility.  Latex binders are emulsion polymers formulated for use in carpet and flooring, paper and paperboard, and adhesives/construction materials. 

Improvement Engineers apply technical skills to design and implement plant improvement projects, optimize plant operations, and aid in troubleshooting plant problems.  

Production Engineers act as a technical resource for Operations personnel, applying technical skills to manage the manufacturing of plastics and latex products, optimizing plant operations, resolving plant problems, and enabling reliable production of quality products.

Company Description

Trinseo (NYSE: TSE) is a global materials solutions provider and manufacturer of plastics, latex binders, and synthetic rubber. We are focused on delivering innovative and sustainable solutions to help our customers create products that touch lives every day across a wide range of end-markets, including automotive, appliances, consumer electronics, medical devices, electrical, building and construction, carpet, paper and board, footwear and tires. Trinseo has approximately $4 billion in annual sales, with 16 manufacturing sites and 2500 employees.

How to Apply

To apply, please submit the following documents by November 30 [extended to December 4] , 2019, midnight EST.

Application Form

Select 3 internship positions and complete the application form (requires CV/resume).

Apply by November 30 [extended to December 4], 2019, midnight EST

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