PPG Industries Summer Internship - Chemistry – Clayton in Victoria, Australia

Are you an outstanding university student with a curious mind and a passion for innovation?

Then you’re exactly who we’re looking for to join PPG’s Summer Intern Program!

PPG’s summer internship offers 12 weeks paid experience that will involve you in real projects designed to help you discover your strengths. PPG is one of the world's leading coatings and specialty chemical products companies, with manufacturing facilities in more than 60 countries. In Australia and New Zealand, PPG is a leading manufacturer of coatings to the automotive, refinish, protective, marine, packaging, architectural and general industrial markets.

We’re looking for a motivated and enthusiastic Chemist, ideally in the penultimate year of a Science (Chemistry) degree , to join the Industrial Coatings Coil team. Based at our flagship manufacturing site in Clayton, the primary focus of this role is to utilise your theoretical proficiencies in laboratory research and development, and develop these skills through hands-on work in a practical environment.

As a summer intern, you will have the opportunity to:

  • Discover the skills and attributes required to be successful in the workplace

  • Put into practice theories and concepts

  • Have exposure to general business skills, including effective communication, team building, prioritising and organising your tasks, problem solving and analytical skills

  • Gain exposure to the workings of a truly global company

  • Work with market leading products and brands

  • Build valuable networks and contacts for future career opportunities

    You will also have the opportunity to explore what PPG has to offer and discover exciting opportunities to develop and grow your skills.

    This is a great opportunity for you to step into the professional world, gain hands-on experience and build networks for the future!

    Do you think you have what it takes? We would love to hear from you! Apply today with a copy of your resume and a cover letter explaining why you would like to intern at PPG ANZ.

    Applications strictly close Friday 11 August 2017.

    The internship will run over a 12 week period from late November 2017 to mid-February 2018 . Please only apply if you are available for the full internship period.

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Organization: *PPG

Title: Summer Internship - Chemistry – Clayton

Location: Australia-Victoria-Melbourne-Clayton VIC

Requisition ID: 1700004873