2024 Grace Summer Internship (Technical)

Date: Sep 2, 2023

Location: Columbia, MD, US, 21044 Pasadena, TX, US, 77507 South Haven, MI, US, 49090 Baton Rouge, LA, US, 70805 Lake Charles, LA, US, 70665 Tyrone, PA, US, 16686 East Chicago, IN, US, 46312 Chicago 71st, IL, US, 60629 Norco, LA, US, 70057 Chattanooga, TN, US, 37406 Baltimore, MD, US, 21226

Company: W. R. Grace & Co.

Job Description

Grace is excited to announce our 2024 Summer Internship Program. Your internship project could be focused on one or more of the following disciplines: Engineering/Process Technology; Environmental, Health and Safety; Research & Development; Maintenance and Reliability; and Capital Management. These intern projects address Grace's day-to-day business needs and the work you accomplish will be an integral part for creating solutions and/or streamlining processes.

No matter what business and project you support, an internship at Grace is guaranteed to provide you with valuable work experience that will allow you to further define career and personal aspirations. Additionally, you will participate in networking and professional development activities.

General Internship Details:

  • Duration - 12 weeks (May 20 - August 9)
  • Potential locations include  Columbia, Curtis Bay, MD; Chattanooga, TN; Chicago, IL; East Chicago, IN; Pasadena, TX; Baton Rouge, Lake Charles, Norco, LA; South Haven, MI; Tyrone, PA
  • Paid Hourly
  • Projects will be on-site or hybrid
  • All students will be provided a $3,000 stipend

This is an excellent opportunity to work alongside experts within the field of catalysts, business operations and materials technology. Our goal is not just to give you valuable work experience, but to find the next generation of Game Changers for Grace.

We appreciate your interest in our program and look forward to reviewing your application and resume.

Required Skills

  • Applicants MUST:
    • be entering their junior, senior year or currently enrolled in a master’s degree program in Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, or related science or engineering field.
    • have a minimum of a cumulative 3.0 grade point average.
    • be able to work the entire duration of the program without any interruptions, except for company holidays (May 20 - August 9)


Examples of Past Technical Internship Projects

  • IBM - Internal Donor Discovery - Assist in constructing the internal donor library that will be used in artificial intelligence model created in collaboration with IBM
  • CBM Automated Reporting - Develop a process to automatically collect condition-based monitoring data in real time on machine health and communicate key performance indicators about bad actors before failure
  • Metrics Scorecard and Reporting Rollout - Assist in the design and development of new manufacturing metric reports
  • Site Winterization Planning - Assist in planning for winterization of the site including generating a list of items, planning and ordering materials
  • New Product Development and Pilot-Scale Equipment Support - Develop fundamental knowledge of laboratory-scale and pilot-scale synthesis of catalysts

Nearest Major Market: Baltimore