Monsanto's Luling, Louisiana plant is a chemical manufacturing facility located approximately 15 miles upriver from New Orleans on the West Bank. Monsanto's Luling Plant is proud to play a role in providing farmers, foresters, wildlife biologists, habitat restoration experts, ecologists, homeowners and numerous others with products they need for this century and the next. We have approximately 650 employees, of which about 120+ are assorted technical professionals in the fields of Industrial Hygiene, Safety, Purchasing, Logistics, and Engineering (chemical, mechanical, electrical, and quality).
The major end product manufactured in Luling is the herbicide Roundup ® . The Monsanto, Luling Plant has been a certified OSHA Voluntary Protection Program (VPP) Star Site since 1994.
The Luling facility has a summer internship available for a college student pursuing a degree in Mechanical Engineering or related field who has completed at least their sophomore year. Internships are approximately twelve weeks during the May-August months of 2017.
Responsibilities could include troubleshooting and providing recommendations for mechanical equipment, improving the reliability and cost associated with a process area's mechanical equipment, applying industry standards and government regulations, maintaining the inspection/testing requirements of area vessels and safety devices, and developing Impromptu/Access reports for accessing maintenance information. Required:
- Applicant must be currently enrolled in a Mechanical Engineering degree program (or related field)
- Completed at least the sophomore year
- Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or above on a 4.0 scale
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