Engineering Internship

Location: Lompoc CA Posted Date: February 12, 2020
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Employer Job Id: REQ-02876 Careermine Job Id: 1833756
The Company Imerys is a world leader in creating specialty solutions that improve everyday life through minerals. Our success is built on our people, and creating an environment where our 17,800 employees around the globe can thrive. We passionately believe that our teams are at their best when they have the opportunity to learn, collaborate and find new ways to solve our customers' challenges, no matter what part of the business they are in.
We can offer you a variety of work and real opportunities to make an impact and be part of our evolution. If you want to grow your skills and develop your career, find out more at

The Position Engineering Internship

Job Summary
Engineering Internship

Location: Lompoc, CA

Desired Degree: Industrial Systems, Chemical, Mining or Mechanical Engineering with AutoCAD experience

Our Summer Internship program provides an opportunity to apply the concepts you learned in engineering classes to real world experience, including:

  • The opportunity and freedom to drive improvements, in an informal and non-hierarchical culture

  • Broad based experience gained through exposure to multiple projects, businesses and organizations

  • The opportunity to communicate, collaborate and influence across boundaries

  • Unique experiences and increasing responsibilities within an exciting business.

Project Description/ Deliverables:

  • Tailings water reuse

  • Further design and testing

  • Clarifier, and/or centrifuge testing

  • Water balance

Project Learning Objectives:
  • Knowledge of water recovery and waste separation
  • Gain understanding of P&ID 
  • Strengthen of interpersonal skills through coordinating operations with the Lompoc team

Internship details:

  • We provide relocation support to get you where we need you.

  • We offer competitive wages

  • We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. 

  • Must be legally authorized to work in the U.S. without the need for current or future work authorization or visa sponsorship for employment

  • Will be required to pass a drug and background test

In our Manufacturing plants, we transform our minerals to provide solutions and products that improve peoples' lives.  We operate across a huge range of customer markets, helping the world to make careful and effective use of precious natural resources.

Join Imerys, and discover what you're made of…

Position Type Full time
Intern - Fixed Term (Fixed Term)

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To ensure fairness and legal compliance in our recruitment processes, only applications received through the online application process will be considered.  

IMERYS is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer and it is our policy to not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, disability, veteran status, or any other status protected by federal, state or local laws.