Chemours EHS & Sustainability Summer Intern in Wilmington, Delaware

Chemours is seeking an Environmental, Health, Safety and Sustainability Intern to join our growing EHS team! This position will report directly to the Strategic Planning Manager in our Wilmington, DE location and will work a full-time schedule of 40 hours per week from May-August.

The intern in this role will work across both our Sustainability and EHS teams at our corporate site owning multiple tasks and projects. The candidate in this role will understand how both teams’ commitments are embedded in everything we do at Chemours and how our strategies are advanced on a day-to-day basis

Students that succeed in Chemours’ internship and co-op program are typically reconsidered for future opportunities within the company! Eager students that are looking to be a catalyst for better are encouraged to apply.

The responsibilities of the position include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Working heavily in Excel analyzing sustainability and environmental calculations, ensuring data is correct, cataloging data, and taking inventory of information

  • Assisting EHS with rewriting processes and procedures across plant sites

  • Tracking safety metrics, trends, and identifying opportunities for improvement to help make informed decisions across all business lines

  • Expanding knowledge of our businesses and our product offerings

  • Developing and processing presentations, correspondence, spreadsheets, charts, and reports

  • Identifying and managing scheduling conflicts and changes in priorities proactively

  • Monitoring project deadlines and track progress toward completion, communicating with management as appropriate

  • Maintaining accurate records

  • Coordinating and attending meetings, webinars, and conference calls

  • Maintaining existing and creating new files, contact lists, itineraries, and mailings as needed

  • Collaborate with scientific professionals to meet team goals

  • Performing other duties as assigned

In order to be qualified for this role, you /must possess/ the following:

  • Enrolled in an accredited higher education institution as a rising sophomore, junior or senior

  • Working towards a degree in either Environmental Science, Environmental Engineering, Civil Engineering, Sustainability, Industrial Hygiene, Industrial Engineering, Safety Sciences, or Public Health

  • Proficiency in Microsoft PowerPoint, Word, and Excel

  • Ability to work and manage time independently with minimal supervision

  • Eagerness and willingness to learn in a professional environment

  • Strong interpersonal, organizational skills, and attention to detail

  • Strong work ethic and positive outlook

The following skill sets are /preferred/ by the business unit:

  • Previous EHS or Sustainability internship or co-op in the chemicals industry

  • 3.5 GPA or above


  • Competitive Compensation

  • Affordable Housing Assistance (for specific roles)

  • Learning & Development opportunities

  • Strong Inclusion & Diversity initiatives


We are on a journey to create a more colorful, capable, and cleaner world through the power of chemistry. We’ve completed our transformation and now we’re earning our way to growth by advancing higher value chemistry.

Built upon a 200-year-old legacy and a world-class product portfolio, we bring everyday convenience to virtually everything people touch—in industries ranging from automotive, paints, and plastics to electronics, construction, energy, and telecommunications.


The “ours” in Chemours is for all of us who work here. We’re working together to improve people’s lives the world over.


Our culture is built upon our values: Customer Centered, Refreshing Simplicity, Unshakable Integrity, Safety Obsession, and Collective Entrepreneurship.

We’re honored to be named a /“2018 Top Workplace”/ by Delaware News Journal and a /“Great Place to Work-Certified Company”/ for 2018-2019.


Chemours has the heart and energy of a startup, while being built upon a 200-year old legacy and a world-class product portfolio. A startup with a head start. This mentality drives both our strategy and employees. We believe a thriving workforce culture is essential to our success. We’re earning our way to growth by unleashing the power of our talented, experienced, and passionate employees.

/Chemours is an equal opportunity employer/

/Chemours is an E-Verify employer/

/Candidates must be able to perform all duties listed with or without accommodation/

/Immigration sponsorship (i.e., H1-B visa, F-1 visa (OPT), TN visa or any other non-immigrant status) is not currently available for this position/