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Summer 2023 Intern
Scientist, Polymer, Rheology, Emulsion Technology
Posted on 11/16/2022
Fort Worth, TX, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
  • Individual contributor to conduct experiments in the laboratory
  • Responsibility for success of projects by handling individual tasks, making plans to accomplish goals, and adhering to timelines
  • Recommending technology and resource needs to support implementation of projects
  • Assisting in the lab maintenance and pilot operations when needed
  • Managing basic prioritization of tasks and projects
  • Must be enrolled in an accredited university or college for at least one semester prior to internship or co-op, and at least one additional semester following internship or co-op
  • Must be pursuing at least a Bachelors level degree in Chemistry or related majors
  • Academic performance: Minimum cumulative GPA 2.8/4.0
  • Demonstrated leadership skills (i.e. extracurricular activities or projects)
  • Must be authorized to work in the US on a permanent basis without requiring sponsorship (students on an F1 visa with CPT can be accommodated)
  • Ability to commit to a 10-12 week, full time (40 hours per week) summer internship
Desired Qualifications
  • Currently pursing PhD degree
  • Familiarity with emulsion technology, polymer science, or rheology of polymer solutions
  • Ability to work in the chemistry lab under minimum supervision
  • Good project planning and task management skills
  • Awareness / familiarity with the technologies and resources needed to support assigned projects
  • Display strong role-specific technical skills
  • General understanding of compliance with regard to all policies and standards

10,001+ employees

Eye care manufacturing & development
Company Overview
Alcon’s mission is to provide innovative products that enhance the quality of life by helping people see better. The company is committed to innovating eye care products through their research and technology development of surgical and vision devices to serve the full life cycle of eye care needs of patients.
  • Medical, dental, & vision coverage
  • HSA Medical Plan
  • PTO
  • Paid Parental leave
  • 401k
  • Retirement Plan Company Contribution
  • Low payroll deductions
  • Tuition Reimbursement Program
  • Annual Bonus
  • Free Family Contact Lens Program
  • 12 Company Paid Holidays
Company Core Values
  • Performance - We deliver results
  • Quality - We deliver our best in all we do
  • Integrity - We do the right things in the right way
  • Innovation - We create, enhance, and transform
  • Courage - We take a stand and speak up
  • Collaboration - We succeed together