Industry Specific Insights

  • For a quick and efficient search, concentrate on the major industry employers and professional organization job boards (i.e. AIChE and ACS). Check out the list companies below to learn more.
  • Consider applying for REU (Research Experience for Undergraduates.) A list of REU sites can be found here.
  • Take advantage of opportunities to attend professional events and conferences (i.e. AIChE and ACS).
  • Check out Guides on the Chemicals, Rubbers, and Plastics Industry on Vault.
  • View our 2018-19 Career Planning Guide & Internship Orientation Guide.

Recommended Resources

The resources below are a combination of general industry information as well as specific job and internship posting sites for this industry.

Recommended Professional Associations

A professional association is an organization of people who have similar career interests. These membership-based organizations often offer a reduced rate for students that allow access to the many resources they provide. Professional association websites can also offer job/internship databases as well as opportunities to find mentors or other contacts.