Solvay Summer Internship - Lab Intern - Novecare in Midland, Texas

Asking more from chemistry for 150 years

Created in 1863, Solvay is a global company driven by proud and committed chemists. With our historical anchorage in Europe, our products serve diversified markets worldwide, from consumer goods to energy, with one main aim – to improve quality of life and customer performance.

The drive to achieve our aim has resulted in 90 percent of our revenue being generated from businesses that are among the top three global leaders in their field.

Solvay’s 2018 Internship Program:

Are you currently looking for a summer internship, where you can contribute your creativity, talents and passion to an exciting, fast-paced organization? Solvay’s 2018 Summer Internship Program offers ambitious college students the opportunity to take on hands-on and challenging assignments within a variety of Solvay’s Business Units and Functions. Summer interns will work side by side with managers on special projects, and attend valuable workshops throughout the duration of the program.

Solvay has a lab internship available within the Novecare global business unit for the summer of 2018.

Tasks/Projects for Intern:

  • Complete general lab testing and wet chemistry while following standard lab operating procedures

  • Cement tests to include but not limited to, thickening times, fluid properties, compressive strengths, and specialized cement tests

  • Stimulation tests to include but not limited to, fracturing fluid stability, break test, emulsion tests, acid-oil compatibility, FR QA

  • Monitor Chemical inventory, gather and ship samples, correspond with customers and colleagues.

  • Knowledge of Chemistry, applied or analytical chemistry, biochemistry, Chemical/Petroleum Engineering or related subject

  • Excellent writing and verbal communication skills

  • Computer skills proficiency in Microsoft Office

  • Scientific, numerical skills and ability to analyze data

Desired Traits:

  • Must be able to work alone or on a Team

  • Important ability to make decisions and collaborate

  • Able to analyze data and essential to report and present findings

  • Desirable to have knowledge in pertinent lab calculations and conversions

Title: Summer Internship - Lab Intern - Novecare

Location: Texas-Midland

Requisition ID: GBU005245

Solvay is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected characteristics.