28 Sep, 2021

Process Engineer Co-op

  • Syngenta Global
  • Omaha, NE, USA
Process Engineer Chemicals

Job Description

About this Job:  

We invite you to help us shape the future of agriculture. At Syngenta, we believe every employee has a role to play in safely feeding the world and taking care of our planet. To support that challenge, the Operations team is currently seeking a Process Engineer Co-op in Omaha, NE. 

As a co-op at Syngenta, you have the opportunity to work alongside some of the brightest minds in the industry, and work on real projects finding real solutions. Work with us and you’ll get:  

  • Competitive wages  
  • Ongoing career development resources   
  • The opportunity to work on cutting-edge projects  
  • Meaningful projects that solve problems 

Estimated Duration: 
June 2022 – December 2022 


  • Perform various tasks that support the operations group such as: production process development, process improvement, process/procedure audits, process change management, product quality management, process safety management, project development, project management, formulation/process troubleshooting and personnel development/training 
  • 50% of work will be performed in an office setting: Sending emails, working in excel files, contacting vendors, drafting reports for small capital projects, etc 
  • 50% of work will be performed in an operations setting: walking/tracing a pipeline, collecting data from the shop floor, participating in plant tier, etc 

Education & Experience: 

  • Requires a High School Diploma or equivalent 
  • Student must be pursuing a Bachelor’s or Advanced Degree in Mechanical Engineering, Industrial Engineering, or Chemical Engineering  
  • Prefer a student with Junior or Senior standing 
  • Fluent in English 
  • All applicants must be eligible to work in the US 

Preferred Requirements: 

  • Communication-The ability to communicate information well (both written and spoken) is highly desired in this position 
  • Collaboration-The ability to work with individuals who come from diverse backgrounds 
  • Autonomous-An independent individual who is self-motivating and needs little supervision 
  • Detail/Accuracy Oriented-All procedures and policies must be understood and followed 
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) 
  • Knowledge of Heat and Mass Transfer 
  • Knowledge of Mass and Energy Balances 

What We Offer:  
A culture that celebrates diversity & inclusion, promotes professional development, and offers flexible work options to meet both your work and personal needs  
About Syngenta 
Syngenta is a global leader in agriculture; rooted in science and dedicated to bringing plant potential to life. Each of our 28,000 employees in more than 90 countries work together to solve one of humanity’s most pressing challenges: growing more food with fewer resources. A diverse workforce and an inclusive workplace environment are enablers of our ambition to be the most collaborative and trusted team in agriculture. Our employees reflect the diversity of our customers, the markets where we operate and the communities which we serve. No matter what your position, you will have a vital role in safely feeding the world and taking care of our planet. Join us and help shape the future of agriculture.   


Syngenta is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate in recruitment, hiring, training, promotion or any other employment practices for reasons of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital or veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected status. 

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