Process Engineering Co-Op - Nitroglycerin Area

BAE Systems, one of the world’s largest defense contractors and a stable Fortune 500 Company, is hiring a Process Engineering Co-op Student for our nitroglycerin manufacturing facility in Radford, VA. The preferred time period for the co-op is the spring/summer term, but this can be flexible.

The Process Engineering Co-op Student will work as part of the manufacturing team and receive projects designed to give increasing levels of responsibility and exposure to the facility.

The Radford Army Ammunition Plant has provided high quality explosives and propellants for our soldiers since WWII and will continue to push the frontier of energetic material synthesis and manufacturing with your help. Learn more about this area of our business at

Required Skills and Education Required education: High School/GED with a minimum of one year of college engineering coursework.

Minimum GPA: 2.75 Preferred Skills and Education

Pursuit of a chemical engineering or mechanical engineering degree

About BAE Systems Platforms & Services Posting BAE Systems is a premier global defense and security company with approximately 90,000 employees delivering a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support and services. With headquarters in Arlington, Virginia, this Platform and Services Group of BAE Systems employs nearly 11,000 professionals at more than 30 locations worldwide. Platform and Services is a global leader in the design, development, production, and service support of armored combat vehicles, major and minor caliber naval guns and missile launchers, canisters, artillery systems, and intelligent munitions. People are the greatest asset in any Company. Equal Opportunity Employer/Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Gender Expression

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