Chemical Development Engineer Intern

Job TitleChemical Development Engineer Intern

Job Description

Overview of Organization

Philips is a diversified health and well-being company, focused on improving people's lives through meaningful innovations. Working at Philips Personal Health puts you at the heart of FMCG markets, introducing meaningful innovations that set new trends. We take the end-user experience beyond what's currently possible.

The Garment Care division in Singapore is the global competence center for Philips & is a product developer of Steam iron, Ironing board and Garment steamers. Philips is the number one & best-selling brand of irons in the world and the innovation team develops new technologies and investigate potential growth areas for Philips. Every innovation starts with understanding the world around us and is aimed to improve the quality of people's lives.

Overview of Internship

The Garment Care (GC) division is now recruiting for 3 Chemical Development Engineer interns to join the team to support the development of new coating / function material development in GC products.

The interns will have the opportunity to work with the Chemical Development team on the following areas:

  • Generate ideas of new coating and function material
  • Develop generated ideas into executable concepts for prototyping, functional testing, user evaluation & reliability assessment
  • Perform coating evaluation with respect to performance criteria and identify optimization opportunities, including function, reliability & performance testing, failure analysis & prevention
  • Prepare development progress & technical reports on coating formulas and process parameters

To be considered, you should possess the following:

  • Currently pursuing a relevant engineering discipline i.e. Chemical Engineering, Material Science
  • Strong interest in new coating/function material development
  • Hands-on experience in managing experiments including data collection & analysis
  • Good knowledge of surface chemistry, ceramic & polymeric materials will be an advantage
  • Good analytical & problem solving skills
  • Ability to work in a team-based environment

Our offer

Due to the diversity of this internship, you can be assured that it will be a great learning opportunity. This internship allows you to apply academic theory to actual work place situations which will enable your career making decision post-graduation. To apply for the role, please submit your application via the web link.

Why should you join Philips?

Working at Philips is more than a job. It's a calling to create a healthier society through meaningful work, focused on improving 3 billion lives a year by delivering innovative solutions across the health continuum. Our people experience a variety of unexpected moments when their lives and careers come together in meaningful ways.

To find out more about what it's like working for Philips at a personal level, visit the Working at Philips page on our career website, where you can read stories from our employee blog. Once there, you can also learn about our recruitment process, or find answers to some of the frequently asked questions.


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