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Wallingford, CT, US

Category:  Apprentice Jobs

Engineering Intern

At allnex, you can go to work knowing you make a lasting impact on the world. Our work helps to protect and improve more than 1,000 products: from interior coatings for airplanes, corrosion protection for cars, scratch-resistant coatings for smartphones to printing inks for glossy magazines at a newsstand.
Sustainability is a commitment to our stakeholders and a key part of our continued success. be ECOWISE™ is our promise and our proposition.
We are present in 4 regions, with more than 4,000 employees globally, and serve customers in over 100 countries, which makes allnex the world’s leading coatings resins company.

Please, come and see allnex insights – Let’s make an impact together!

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Internship Details

  • Compensation: Starts at $17.50hr - depending on education year & experience.
  • Project Duration: Up to 12 weeks (between late May - Mid August).
  • Hours/Week: Up to 40 hours.

Position overview

Are you a student looking for an exciting internship opportunity to kick start your career in a global leading chemical company? We are looking for someone who wants to be a valued contributor and member of a talented and dynamic team. As an Engineering Intern you will be a part of our team, working to provide assistance and support in the day-to day tasks as well as gain insights and understanding of the full cycle of chemical engineering process.


  • Gather information about plant equipment or operating records. Assemble data into spreadsheet or database.  
  • Conduct field verification, inspecting plant configuration to answer a specific question that relates to a safety, quality or improvement idea.
  • Update / refine / improve software tools that we use to help operate the business.  
  • Researching and organizing related maintenance projects.
  • Participate as the technical resource for the continuous improvement teams related to the assigned unit operations.
  • Taking inventory of engineering and maintenance items
  • Other duties as assigned


  • Currently in school or striving towards a career in the engineering field

Physical Requirements

  • Occasional lifting up to ten lbs.
  • Must be able to work in a climate controlled, office environment.
  • Vision must be good or corrected to normal to perform normal job duties.
  • Hearing must be good to have the ability to understand information to perform job duties.
  • Ability to read and write in English in order to process paperwork and follow up on any actions necessary.
  • Sitting for extended periods of time.
  • Manual dexterity needed for keyboarding and other repetitive tasks.

We offer

We are proud to offer an international working experience with a tight-knit network of employees, making it easy to connect and learn from people all across our different functions. On top of that we are a truly innovative company with a strong team spirit, openness to new ideas, and great opportunities to grow and develop your career.

Equal Employment Opportunity
allnex is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to an environment where all colleagues contribute for the benefit of our employees, our products, and our communities.

Find out how you can make an impact!
Check out our career page for available opportunities. We look forward to hearing from you.


Nearest Major Market: New Haven
Nearest Secondary Market: Hartford

Job Segment: Entry Level Engineer, Coating, Chemical Engineer, Intern, Engineer, Engineering, Manufacturing, Entry Level

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