Chemical Plant Summer Intern

About the role: Chemical Plant Summer Intern

Location: Monroe, CT

Job Type: Full Time

Job description:

AXEL Plastics internships provide opportunities for students enrolled in accredited programs to gain experience across multiple departments working in our brand-new manufacturing facility in Monroe, CT. This internship experience will give you the opportunity to share your knowledge, energy, and passion on meaningful projects that substantially impact our business. You’ll learn more about the company, network with leadership, and develop the skills needed to succeed in a global organization.

Position outline:
This position is a paid internship role within the Production department supporting the Plant Management team on mechanical and/or chemical design and improvement projects. The position responsibilities include identifying, designing, and implementing small projects and offers hands-on experience in the chemical process manufacturing field, as well as logistics, operations, and production. We’re looking for bright, inquisitive problem-solvers who are looking to make a difference.
In ordered to be considered for this internship, you:
  • Are enrolled in an accredited university or college
  • Are currently pursuing degree in Chemical, Mechanical, or Industrial Engineering
  • Have strong written and verbal communications skills
  • Have a strong grasp of Microsoft Office suite
  • Have excellent analytical skills
  • Prefer local candidates
Position details:
  • Full time
  • Position dates: June – August

Axel Plastics Research Laboratories (AXEL) is a U.S. based manufacturer of proprietary mold releases and process aid additives. AXEL also provides formulated mold releases for decorative laminates, concrete, abrasives and other markets.

AXEL is a privately held company that is in its 80th year in its third generation of family ownership and operation. The business is registered to the ISO 9001:2015 Quality System. Its products are fully compliant with REACH and major worldwide regulatory requirements. AXEL serves the global market through direct sales and a network of stocking distributors and technically trained representatives.

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