Unilever is inviting aspiring Chemical Engineers to apply for its prestigious Unilever Chemical Engineering Internships for the 2024/2025 intake. This internship offers a unique opportunity to start your career with a global leader in consumer goods, renowned for its innovative approach and commitment to sustainability. As a Chemical Engineering intern at Unilever, you will gain invaluable hands-on experience, work on impactful projects, and collaborate with industry professionals who are leaders in their field.

Unilever Chemical Engineering Internships Overview:

  • Job ID: R-90100
  • Category: Supply Chain
  • Location: Durban, KwaZulu-Natal
  • Date posted: June 12, 2024
  • Job Title: Chemical Engineering Intern
  • Job Location: Maydon Wharf factory
  • Closing Date: June 24, 2024

Key Requirements:

  • Possession of a completed Degree or National Diploma in Chemical Engineering.
  • Proficiency in computer software programs such as Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint, and Word is essential.
  • Strong communication skills in both written and verbal English.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Fulfill all internship requirements set by Unilever, including attending training sessions, completing assessments, finishing projects, maintaining a logbook, and delivering presentations as required.
  • Assist in Waste and Loss reduction through Unilever Manufacturing System (UMS) prioritization using AM, PM, FI, and QC pillar tools and methodologies as a SUIT Intern.
  • Contribute to Process and Organizational Design by ensuring optimal resource allocation on factory lines, including efficient and sustainable manpower ratios.
  • Develop Technical Standards to maintain process stability on production lines, such as Centerlining initiatives.
  • Enhance Project Management skills through exposure to activities that involve engaging stakeholders and facilitating change management processes as a SUIT intern.
  • Adhere to Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) relevant to assigned operational tasks.
  • Uphold compliance with site-specific safety regulations, quality standards, and business ethics principles at all times.

Application process:

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Important Note:

  • If you do not receive a response from us within 14 days of your application date, consider your application unsuccessful.
  • Failure to attach the required supporting documentation as stated in the advertisement by the closing date will result in disqualification of your application.

Prospective applicants are encouraged to apply for the Unilever Chemical Engineering Internships at Unilever’s Maydon Wharf factory. This internship provides a valuable opportunity to gain practical experience with a renowned global company. You’ll work on projects aimed at enhancing operational efficiency and sustainability.

By following the application guidelines and submitting the required documents promptly, you can maximize your chances of joining Unilever’s dynamic team and embarking on a rewarding career path in chemical engineering.