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BASF 2023 Summer Engineering Internship in Geismar, Louisiana

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At BASF, we create chemistry through the power of connected minds. By balancing economic success with environmental protection and social responsibility, we are building a more sustainable future through chemistry. As the world’s leading chemical company, we help our customers in nearly every industry meet the current and future needs of society through science and innovation.

We provide a challenging and rewarding work environment with a strong emphasis on process safety, as well as the safety of our employees and the communities we operate in and are always working to form the best team—especially from within, through an emphasis on lifelong learning and development.

We are constantly striving to become an even better place to work. BASF has been recognized by Forbes Magazine as one of America’s Best Employers in 2022 and by Diversity Inc as #14 on the Top 50 Companies for Diversity. Come join us on our journey to create solutions for a sustainable future!

2023 Geismar Summer Engineering Internship ( 2202484 ) – Geismar, LA

Where the Chemistry Happens…

The 2023 Summer Internship Program at BASF’s Geismar sites in Louisiana was created to provide highly motivated, mobile-minded current university students an opportunity to enhance their professional skills through a variety of diverse learning experiences. Participants will contribute to real-world assignments that add value to business, explore career options and develop technical and professional decision-making skills. Participants also have the opportunity to assess their capabilities, skills, and interests and gain valuable exposure to BASF's culture, values, and decision-makers.

Program Summary:

We offer students the opportunity to spend a summer working at BASF Geismar sites in Louisiana. These practical and meaningful assignments will give you an opportunity to apply what you’ve learned in school during this 10 to 12-week program. There will be enhanced career and leadership development, and value delivery to BASF through planned assignments. You will be able to development of your expertise and the ability to network at senior levels throughout BASF and establish mentoring relationships that could span across your whole career.

  • As a highly motivated graduate student, you will participate in a 10 to 12-week internship based in Geismar, Louisiana

  • Interns will be matched to assignments in various areas within operations, maintenance, engineering, and EHS.

  • Upon completion of the program, you will have the opportunity to join our talent pipeline for consideration of future opportunities within the organization, including full-time positions

  • Potential start dates are May 2023.

  • Successful candidates will be employed through a 3rd party contractor for the length of the Internship

Formula for Success:

  • College Sophomores and Juniors receiving a bachelor’s in the following.

  • Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Computer Science/Data Science Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, or Construction Managment.

  • Demonstrated academic achievement (minimum GPA 3.0)

  • Authorization to work in the U.S. without restrictions or future sponsorship

  • Leadership potential

  • Microsoft Office

  • Active participation in extra-curricular activities and on-campus organizations

  • Outstanding work ethics

  • Previous internship/co-op experience is a plus

BASF recognizes institutions of Higher Education which are accredited by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation or equivalent.

Create Your Own Chemistry: What We Offer You

Adding value to our customers begins with adding value to you. You@BASF is the suite of benefits, perks, programs and unique opportunities we offer to support you—the whole you—in all stages of your life and career. With you@BASF, you create your own chemistry.

The total rewards that you receive as a BASF employee go way beyond a paycheck. From competitive health and insurance plans, to robust retirement benefits that include company-matching contributions, to making sure you never stop learning, we believe investing in you is investing in our success. Working for a large, global organization, you’ll have a chance to grow professionally and personally, expand your network and build a rewarding and dynamic career.

BASF provides interesting and challenging learning and development opportunities to help you make the most of your talents and your job

Job: ENGI - Engineering & Technical Service

Organization: NCG/CH-Geismar Communications and HR-63024758

Title: 2023 Summer Engineering Internship

Location: LA-Geismar

Requisition ID: 2202484