Explore Together - International Internship Program - Piping Engineering, Houston (m/f/d)

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Job Field: Engineering
Location: Ludwigshafen, DE
Company: BASF SE
Job Type: Internship
Job ID: EN57852108_ONLE_2

We are the world's leading chemical company because we offer intelligent solutions for our customers and for a sustainable future. We connect and develop people with diverse talents all over the world. For you, this means a variety of ways to advance. Not only your performance but also your personality matter to us, without regard to gender, age, origin, sexual orientation, disability or belief. At BASF, careers develop from opportunities.

Every year Explore Together gives a small number of top science, engineering and economics students the opportunity to take a unique look at the working world of the global giant BASF.

What you can expect

During the course of your internship in Houston, starting in July 2019, you will be supporting various ongoing projects within our piping design group for 6 months and will get the opportunity to enhance your theoretical knowledge about piping processes acquired at university.

  • You will collaborate with the piping engineering team and contribute to the project development and execution as well as ongoing initiatives to continuously improve processes.
  • You will become an active member of our team in Houston, work in an international environment and take over responsibility for your working results right from the beginning.
  • You will develop a better sense of our plant processes and how projects are executed by working with our 3D models. This is the crux of all projects and provides all disciplines a better understanding of their area.
  • You will be assisting Lead Design Engineers with piping design and engineering activities in large capital project execution in North America.
  • You will support and provide improvement ideas to the technical teams working on global initiatives and Technical procedure updates.
  • You will be a part of the North America Technical Network and will have an opportunity to develop and present related topics to the management and NA technical community.

What we expect

  • You are in an advanced stage of your studies in chemical or mechanical engineering at a european university where you showed an above average study performance.
  • You are a proficient English speaker with an academic background and a passion for piping/mechanical engineering? Then you might be the perfect match for our international internship program in Houston, USA!
  • You have already had the chance to gather practical experience abroad and speaking an additional foreign language will be considered as a plus.
  • In addition, you are an innovative team-player who contributes to creative solutions and who has gained practical experience within the industry.
  • Please apply with your full set of documents: Letter of motivation in English, containing specifications regarding timescale and duration. Furthermore, your CV in English as well as all relevant certificates and references in original language.

We offer

The Human Resources department in Ludwigshafen will help you organize flights and visa in advance of your trip. In addition to an internship salary, you will receive an attractive benefits package including payment of your flight and visa expenses.

For further information please visit our website www.basf.com/career/Explore_Together

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