What to Expect in our Co-op Program:
Expand your technical and professional skills in a real-world setting. Emerson co-ops are given meaningful work, support, and mentorship from experienced managers and key business leaders. There is the potential to gain knowledge and experience in a variety of ways by exploring opportunities associated with your major and rotating through multiple departments.
What We Offer:
- Competitive compensation, flexible dress code policy, and paid holidays
- Housing stipends for eligible students and a list of nearby housing options for relocation
- Access to our newly renovated fitness center, workout classes, and wellness program
- Event opportunities through our social and professional development co-op committees
Our co-ops are a key talent pipeline for full-time employment opportunities after graduation at our many locations.
The Polymer Engineering co-op will support new product development, cost reduction, and engineering support activities thorough in-depth engineering analysis, preparation of user training materials and documents, preparation of detailed input for analysis, summarizing data, documenting and presenting results.
AS A CO-OP POLYMER ENGINEERING, YOU WILL:
Conduct accelerated aging of plastics and elastomers to look at the affect of time and temperature on both physical and mechanical properties.
Work with physical properties include mass, volume swell, dimensional change, and hardness.
Work with mechanical properties includingstress at break, strain at break, modulus, and elongation.
Perform all the pre-measurements, assembling pressure vessel to perform the ageing, post measurement, data analysis, and making observations from the data generated.
One of Emersons core values is: Support our People.
Employee development is a top priority for Emerson. Employees receive opportunities for professional development, further education, training and individual career development. Emerson encourages both lateral and vertical movement within the company.
Equal Opportunity Employer–minorities/females/veterans/individuals with disabilities/sexual orientation/gender identity