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Fall Intern - Quality, Food Colors US

Quality Control/Assurance
005067 Requisition #



The Quality Control Intern is responsible for providing QC support for the QC Color Group team. QC support will be in the areas of retrospective process validations, creating new processes for raw material release, administration and special projects.



  • Gage R&R studies for key standard operating procedures.
  • Method validation of metals content using an ICP for inks products.
  • Develop a process for using the new FTIR for monitoring and analyzing raw material receiving samples prior to release.
  • Assists with QC Inspections to ensure compliance with quality standards.
  • Provides support to the quality and quality engineering functions.




  • Basic skills in analytical or scientific method and operational process.
  • Excellent proficiency in verbal and written communication.
  • Ability to maintain confidential and sensitive information
  • Able to work independently and as part of a team on a broad variety of projects.
  • Able to establish and maintain working relationships with employees across all levels.
  • Good professional appearance and demeanor.
  • Strong level of influence and negotiation skills.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Excel, Word, Outlook, and Internet Explorer.
  • Able to deliver effective and accurate results and meet deadlines.
  • Good judgment and decision-making skills.
  • Well-organized, detail-oriented and a self-starter.
  • Ability to execute, multi-task and thrive in an extremely fast paced, high growth environment          
  • Intern must be at a minimum status of senior level and working toward a four-year degree program or Master's Degree in Chemistry.
  • A minimum of a 3.0 overall GPA is required.
  • Previous QC internship experience is preferred but not required.


  • Work is in a professional office environment.
  • Regular exposure to laboratory and manufacturing plant conditions. 




Ensure the highest level of commitment to Safe Quality Food (SQF) in order to provide assurance that all products have been produced, prepared and handled according to the highest possible standards.




Sensient Color Group is a leading developer, producer and supplier of natural and synthetic color systems for customers around the globe. The Company's high-performance products play a central role in the manufacture of foods and beverages, cosmetic and pharmaceutical colors and coatings, inks for commercial and consumer printers, and colors for agricultural uses, household cleaners and paper products. The Color Group is located in St. Louis, Missouri.





Sensient Technologies Corporation is a leading global manufacturer and marketer of colors, flavors, and fragrances. Sensient employs advanced technologies at facilities around the world to develop specialty food and beverage systems, cosmetic and pharmaceutical systems, inkjet and specialty inks and colors, and other specialty and fine chemicals. The Company's customers include major international manufacturers representing most of the world's best-known brands. Sensient is headquartered in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.


As a dynamic and diversified global leader, we offer an excellent salary and comprehensive benefits package.  For more information, visit our website at http://www.sensient.com.

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