Versum Materials - Tempe, AZ2.8

Versum Materials (NYSE: VSM) ( is a best-in-class electronic materials company providing high-purity chemicals and gases, delivery systems, services and materials expertise to meet the evolving needs of the global semiconductor, display and LED markets. Derived from the Latin word for "toward," the name "Versum" communicates the company's deep commitment to helping customers move toward the future by collaborating, innovating and creating cutting-edge solutions.

A global leader in technology, quality, safety and reliability, Versum is one of the world's largest suppliers of next generation CMP slurries, ultra-thin dielectric and metal film precursors, formulated cleans and etching products, and delivery equipment that has revolutionized the semiconductor industry. Versum Materials operated for more than three decades as a division of Air Products. An independent company since October 2016, Versum has annual sales of about US $1.4 billion, 2,300 employees and 14 major facilities in Asia and in North America. It is headquartered in Tempe, Arizona, United States.

Job Description

Versum Materials is seeking a highly motivated, creative and innovative intern student in chemistry to join our team in Tempe AZ. We strive to maintain a world class lab safety program and this position will assist in developing and implementing aspects of the program.

Key Responsibilities

The internship will involve work towards the continued improvement of the safety program, including documentation content and ease of access for users. This job will require 50% time in chemistry labs and 50% office work. Time in labs will include observations, inspections and engagement in discussions with chemists. Office work will include improving safety share sites for content and ease of use. Weekly status reports and project presentations will be required.

  • Candidate should have completed at least two years of study in chemistry, chemical engineering or EH&S management.
  • Experience in a lab safety role.
  • Experience and knowledge in development and implementation of chemical hygiene plans.
  • Skilled in developing share sites.
Preferred Qualifications
  • Strong interpersonal skills, comfortable engaging in discussions with chemists.
  • Strong computer skills.
  • Detail-oriented with the ability to manage multiple priorities while meeting expected deadlines.
  • Self-directed and highly motivated.
  • Strong work ethic.
We thank all applicants in advance for their interest; however, only those applicants who are being considered for an interview, or are currently employed by Versum Materials, will be contacted.

Versum Materials is an Equal Opportunity Employer (U.S.) All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, citizenship, gender, marital status, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, or veteran status.