Chemical Engineer Spring/Summer Co-op

The Chemours Company - Deepwater, NJ3.8

Full-timeEstimated: $64,000 - $83,000 a year
As we create a colorful, capable and cleaner world through chemistry, we invite you to join our team to harness the power of chemistry to shape markets, redefine industries and improve lives for billions of people around the world.

Chemours is seeking a Chemical Engineer Co-op to join our team at the Chambers Works Site in Deepwater, NJ. This position will report directly to an Area Manager and work with engineers in the said Area. The successful candidate will work a full-time position of 40 hours per week from April-September 2019.

Students that succeed in Chemours’ internship and co-op program are typically reconsidered for future opportunities within the company! Eager students that are looking to be a catalyst for better are encouraged to apply.

The responsibilities of the position include, but are not limited to, the following:

Assisting engineers with product and process development
Process simulation studies
Evaluation of major unit operations and computer oriented assignments
Preparing Test Authorizations or Process Hazards Reviews
Participating in meetings, webinars, and conference calls
Working with, maintaining, and sharing material on Microsoft SharePoint Sites
Managing assigned projects, tracking progress, and communicating with mentor or co-workers as appropriate
In order to be qualified for this role, you must possess the following:

Current enrollment at an accredited university as a sophomore or above
Chemical Engineering course work or experience
Ability to work with minimal guidance
Good interpersonal skills
Work well as a team player
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Creative and independent thinker
Familiarity with Microsoft Excel, Power Point, and Access

The following skill sets are preferred by the business unit:
Previous internship or co-op experience in chemicals industry
3.5 GPA or above

Competitive Compensation
Affordable Housing Assistance (for specific roles)
Learning & Development opportunities
Strong Inclusion & Diversity initiatives

We are on a journey to create a more colorful, capable, and cleaner world through the power of chemistry. We’ve completed our transformation and now we’re earning our way to growth by advancing higher value chemistry.

Built upon a 200-year-old legacy and a world-class product portfolio, we bring everyday convenience to virtually everything people touch—in industries ranging from automotive, paints, and plastics to electronics, construction, energy, and telecommunications.


The “ours” in Chemours is for all of us who work here. We’re working together to improve people’s lives the world over.


Our culture is built upon our values: Customer Centered, Refreshing Simplicity, Unshakable Integrity, Safety Obsession, and Collective Entrepreneurship.

We’re honored to be named a “2018 Top Workplace” by Delaware News Journal and a “Great Place to Work-Certified Company” for 2018-2019.


Chemours has the heart and energy of a startup, while being built upon a 200-year old legacy and a world-class product portfolio. A startup with a head start. This mentality drives both our strategy and employees. We believe a thriving workforce culture is essential to our success. We’re earning our way to growth by unleashing the power of our talented, experienced, and passionate employees.

Chemours is an equal opportunity employer

Chemours is an E-Verify employer

Candidates must be able to perform all duties listed with or without accommodation

Immigration sponsorship (i.e., H1-B visa, F-1 visa (OPT), TN visa or any other non-immigrant status) is not currently available for this position

At Chemours, you will find sustainability in our vision, our business and your future. If you want to work on the leading edge of your field and have a desire to make a difference, join Chemours and discover what it means when we say “We Are Living Chemistry”.