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Process Engineering Intern

Who we are:

LANXESS is a leading specialty chemicals company with sales of EUR 7.6 billion in 2021 and about 14,900 employees in 33 countries. The core business of LANXESS is the development, manufacturing and marketing of chemical intermediates, additives, specialty chemicals and plastics. LANXESS is listed in the leading sustainability indices Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI World and Europe) and FTSE4Good. In the United States, LANXESS employs more than 2,000 people at 25 locations in 11 states. 

We are looking to find diverse and talented people to join our team. Studies have shown that some individuals are less likely to apply if they do not meet 100% of the criteria. We are looking to equalize the gap! If you are excited about this role but your past experiences do not align perfectly with every qualification, we encourage you to apply. We will look to assess your talent against our competencies, values and requirements to get the best organizational fit. You might be the right candidate for this or other roles we have available!

Join our Team!


What we can offer you:

LANXESS is a young company with strong roots! We derive our strength from global presence, management excellence and most importantly our people! Our employees are the pillars of our success.
We offer exciting career opportunities regionally as well as internationally, educational assistance programs, competitive pay and benefits, language training programs, and many other personal and professional development programs that are a part of our vision and values that drive our ongoing success.


Job Highlights

  • Learn the responsibilities of an engineer while incorporating academic knowledge into hands-on work.
  • Develop working understanding of manufacturing, production and project scheduling, quality control and safety.
  • Gain hands on shop floor experience with other engineers, operators and manufacturing resources.
  • Work independently as well as with other cross-functional resources to complete  various tasks and objectives.
  • Work productively with others in evaluating problems and alternatives
  • Work independently as well as with cross functional teams (including but not limited to engineering, manufacturing, quality functions) to implement process improvements on site.
  • Support process and project engineering activities on site
  • Support completion of process hazard analysis action items
  • Review Process and Instrumentation Diagrams (P&IDs) including review and field verification
  • Review operations with manufacturing personnel and others.  This includes reviewing of processes, procedures, and equipment both in an office setting as well as on the manufacturing shop floor 
  • Learn safety policies and procedures.
  • Generate reports and periodic project updates as requested.
  • Prepare and present a summary of experiences and lessons learned to Management staff at conclusion of internship.


  • Must have completed at least Sophomore year of college while pursuing a Bachelor degree in engineering.
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Excel and Word desirable.
  • Willingness to learn new skills.
  • Flexible schedule.
  • Strong organizational and communications skills.


What we offer you:

  • Compensation: We offer competitive compensation packages, inclusive of a global bonus program and an individual performance bonus program.
  • Comprehensive Benefits: We provide a variety of benefits to support your financial security, health and wellbeing including retirement plans, health programs, life insurance and medical care.
  • Work-Life & Flexibility: We support you in maintaining a balance between working hours and personal life. With our global “Xwork” program, we offer flexible working arrangements in all countries in which we operate.
  • Training & Development: We are committed to your professional and personal development and encourage you in the ongoing pursuit of education, training and knowledge through both formal and informal learning .


Diversity: LANXESS is an Equal Opportunity Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, sex, sexual orientation, age, social class, physical ability or attributes, religion, national origin, veteran status and political beliefs.

LANXESS has a value-based performance culture. We are seeking a range of human interests, backgrounds, and experiences that can be engaged to achieve respect, ownership, trust, professionalism, integrity and healing across all sectors.  

Join the LANXESS team!

Must include a resume.

Requisition ID:  4774

El Dorado, AR, US, 71730

Work Arrangement:  Onsite
Level of Experience:  Entry level

Nearest Major Market: El Dorado

Job Segment: Entry Level Engineer, Process Engineer, Project Engineer, Intern, Engineer, Engineering, Entry Level

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