The Mosaic Company Chemical Engineer - Co-op in Lithia, Florida
Chemical Engineer Co-Op/Intern
A Chemical Engineer Co-Op/Intern at Mosaic will be assigned to special projects and will assist other engineers on major projects and process engineering. Projects will focus on improving facility efficiency and final product quality.
What will you do?
Day to day work assignments could include fieldwork, e.g. data analysis, report writing, and database maintenance.
Projects will be assigned by the supervisor and could include:
Troubleshooting to identify root cause of problems
Mass and energy balances for various types of chemical processes
Developing a process flow diagram for a new opportunity
Sizing pumps and equipment
Assist Turnaround and Repair Day equipment inspections as required
Communicate with various levels of personnel throughout the organization, including management, plant operators, engineers (of various disciplines), lab personnel, and contractors.
Participation in department meetings and meetings specific to the project assignment
Adhering to Mosaic’s mission, guiding principles and priorities, and key competencies
What do you need for this role?
Sophomore level or higher pursuing a bachelor’s degree in Chemical Engineering
2.75 GPA or higher
Ability to function in an industrial chemical and mining environment
1-2 years’ of experience volunteering, working with student/school organizations, or work is required
Previous internship or co-op experience is preferred
Must be proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook)
Demonstrated ability to quickly learn and implement learned process, procedures or software
Strong verbal, written and listening communication skills, including presentation skills
Ability to effectively work with employees at all levels within the organization and external customers, suppliers and vendors
Maintain a clean work environment and comply with all safety and environmental policies
Demonstrated problem-solving and analytical skills
Strong organizational skills and attention to detail
Miscellaneous job-related duties as assigned
The physical demands described are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Must be able to safely perform the essential functions of the job without posing a direct threat to the safety of his or her own self, or the safety of others
Able to lift approximately 0-25 lbs. unassisted and regularly
Able to climb stairs and work at various heights
Able to distinguish varying or specific colors, patterns or materials
Able to hear, with or without correction
Able to read, write and understand basic English
Able to see, with or without correction
Able to travel unassisted
Able to use fine hand motor skills
Able to work in tight or closed-in spaces
Able to work rotating shifts and overtime as required
Physically able to use standard safety equipment which is rated for 300 pounds or less
Selected candidates will be required to successfully complete the following: Post-offer/pre-placement drug and alcohol screening, background check, physical, functional capacity examination
Must be legally authorized to work in the United States
Mosaic is an Equal Opportunity Employer that values the strength diversity brings to the workplace.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status. Mosaic participates in the US E-Verify program.
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The Mosaic Company
The Mosaic Company is the world's leading integrated producer and marketer of concentrated phosphate and potash. We employ more than 15,000 people in six countries and participate in every aspect of crop nutrition development.
We conduct our work with integrity and excellence, and we strive to be a thoughtful neighbor in each of our operating communities. We use our financial resources, expertise and innovative spirit to demonstrate our shared commitment to good corporate citizenship.
The Mosaic Company (NYSE:MOS) is a Fortune 500 company headquartered in Tampa, Florida.
At Mosaic, we believe success comes when we make smart choices about our stewardship of the environment, how we engage our people, and the way we manage our resources. We’re committed to maintaining a safe, healthy and respectful work environment for our workforce. And we’re dedicated to ensuring Mosaic is a place where people are proud to work and grow.
Mosaic is always looking for bright, passionate individuals who are motivated by our purpose, and who want to build their careers with a global leader in agriculture. We offer a competitive salary and benefits, as well as meaningful career development opportunities.