Chemical Engineering Interns

Valero EnergyMeraux, LA

3 months ago


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United States

Job Overview

Are you ready to turn your passion for problem solving, teamwork, and excellence into an exceptional future at Valero? Join a 40-year legacy of excellence and find your future with us!


The rate for this position is $34 to $40 per hour and represents Valero's good faith and reasonable estimate of the range of expected compensation at the time of this posting. Actual compensation will be determined based on a number of job-related factors, including but not limited to, the individual's qualifications and experience.


  • Process Engineering: Works with field operators, console operators, and unit managers to provide optimization, troubleshooting advice, and generalized technical guidance on operating units within the refinery.
  • Environmental Engineering: Assists with compliance reports and emission tracking. Performs and reports daily emissions calculations. Reviews and incorporates regulatory updates.
  • Control Systems Engineering: Supports refineries through control and instrument activities. Supports hardware and software platforms. Troubleshoots when necessary.


  • Currently pursuing Bachelor's degree (or higher degree) in Chemical Engineering required.
  • Overall GPA of 3.2 (or higher) on a 4.0 scale preferred.
  • Obtained at least 60 credit hours by the start of summer internship required.
  • Graduation dates of August 2024 through May 2026 required.
  • Ability to work 40 hours per week in person required.

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That get hired for this type of internship

  • Chemical Engineering41%

  • Mechanical Engineering15%

  • Engineering12%

  • Electrical And Electronics Engineering4%

  • Industrial Engineering3%

  • 114 other majors22%

People who did this kind of internship end up at the following companies

  • ExxonMobil
  • Dow
  • Procter & Gamble
  • Chevron
  • BP


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