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2019 R&D Co-op - Job Opening ID: 560470

Looking for a 2019 co-op in an R&D environment at an international company? Saint-Gobain Research North America has co-op opportunities available for 2019!


As a co-op at Saint-Gobain you would be involved in R&D projects for the duration of your assignment in our R&D Divisions: Ceramics, Abrasives, Adfors, Performance Plastics, CertainTeed and our Competency Research Labs. You would get the opportunity to work with our current R&D team in conducting hands-on laboratory experiments for key development programs. Apart from that you will have the opportunity to network within the Saint-Gobain organization, attend lunch & learns, and enjoy company networking events like our community bazaar!




Our requirements include:

• You are currently enrolled as a student in a BS, MS or PhD program in Materials Science, Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Polymer Science, Polymer Engineering, Ceramics, Design or Data Science.

• You have a creative problem-solving mindset with a hands-on approach.

• You possess the ability to work safely and effectively with a diverse scientific R&D team.

• You are organized and you keep your work documented.

• You are able to analyze data and write reports in a clear way.

• You can call yourself hands-on and detail-orientated.

• You have done literature searches and summarize findings.

• You possess strong interpersonal and organizational skills.

• Previous industrial experience, process scale-up, manufacturing and application knowledge is a plus.



• You have had industrial experience with and training on proper and safe handling of chemicals and equipment.

• You will actively support a culture of safety by being a personal example and by encouraging, empowering, and involving all staff in safety.




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