Materials Science Co-Op

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Job Title: Materials Science Co-Op
Location: Creve Coeur, MO, Midwest United States, USA

Company: Bayer
Industry Sector: Agribusiness
Industry Type: Chemical, Pesticide and Fertilizer
Job Type: Full Time
Salary: Competitive
Job Description:


At Bayer we're visionaries, driven to solve the world's toughest challenges and striving for a world where 'Health for all Hunger for none' is no longer a dream, but a real possibility. We're doing it with energy, curiosity and sheer dedication, always learning from unique perspectives of those around us, expanding our thinking, growing our capabilities and redefining 'impossible'. There are so many reasons to join us. If you're hungry to build a varied and meaningful career in a community of brilliant and diverse minds to make a real difference, there's only one choice.


Materials Science Co-Op 


As a Materials Science/Metallurgical Engineering Co-op, you will support our Corporate

Materials Engineer in materials testing and identification, failure analysis and mechanical

integrity. The role will primarily focus on supporting efforts to identify appropriate materials of

construction for new chemical manufacturing processes.




The role will primarily focus on supporting efforts to identify appropriate materials of construction

for new chemical manufacturing processes and failure analysis of existing equipment and piping.

This includes assisting with literature searches on existing material applications, setting up

corrosion coupons and analyzing results in the lab, and making materials of construction

recommendations based on testing results and available economic data. Materials tested

include metallics, thermoplastics and elastomers, with particular emphasis on ferrous materials

and nickel alloys. Conducting failure analysis in the lab is another key part of this role, along

with helping to develop Mechanical Integrity programs for existing manufacturing processes. In

doing so it is essential to work together across teams and manufacturing sites. Travel activities

are required for field investigations.


The primary responsibilities of this role are to: 

  • Materials literature search and analysis

  • Corrosion lab coupon setup and analysis

  • Materials of Construction recommendations

  • Performing Failure Analysis testing, analysis and report


  • Mechanical Integrity program development


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Your success will be driven by your demonstration of our LIFE values, more specifically related to this position, Bayer seeks an incumbent who possesses the following:


Required Qualifications:

  • Sophomore or Junior pursing a Bachelors degree in Materials

Science, Metallurgical Engineering, or related Engineering Discipline

  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Good problem solving skills
  • High degree of personal initiative
  • Excellent organization and planning skills
  • Ability to work well in a team environment and a diverse culture


Desired Skills/Experiences:

  • Minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA on a 4.0 scale
  • Knowledge of manufacturing processes
  • Experience in corrosion testing or failure analysis



Bayer offers a wide variety of competitive compensation and benefits programs. If you meet the requirements of this unique opportunity, and want to impact our mission Science for a better life, we encourage you to apply now. Be part of something bigger. Be you. Be Bayer. 
To all recruitment agencies: Bayer does not accept unsolicited third party resumes.
Bayer is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disabled/Veterans
Bayer is committed to providing access and reasonable accommodations in its application process for individuals with disabilities and encourages applicants with disabilities to request any needed accommodation(s) using the contact information below. 

Bayer is an E-Verify Employer.  
Location: Creve Coeur     
Division: Crop Science    
Reference Code: 798227     

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Job Post Date: 08/09/23
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