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Johnson Matthey US Internship Program - Operations/Engineering in San Jose, California

US Internship Program - Operations/Engineering

Location US - San Jose, CA

Sector New Markets

Requisition Number 14299

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Johnson Matthey (‘JM’) is a global leader in science that enables a cleaner and healthier world. With over 200 years of sustained commitment to innovation and technological breakthroughs, we improve the function, performance and safety of our customers’ products. Our science has a global impact in areas such as low emission transport, chemical processing and making the most efficient use of the planet’s natural resources. Today more than 14,000 Johnson Matthey professionals collaborate with our network of customers and partners to make a real difference to the world around us.

Positions Available

Process Engineering


We currently have a number of openings at Johnson Matthey in our 2022 US Internship Program. The Johnson Matthey US Internship Program will allow you to partake in meaningful roles that will help prepare you for your future. Exciting opportunities to join our program are available in three streams: Science, Engineering and Support Functions. 

Our program consists of 10-12 week internship at one of Johnson Matthey’s various locations across the United States and across business sectors.  The scope of each placement is designed to promote team building, develop presentation/personal skills and develop your technical skillset.  The program is robust and challenging; it’s ideal for individuals who are passionate about pushing themselves outside of their comfort zone. To support you through this and ensure proper development, we believe strongly in mentoring and coaching.  You will receive plenty of care and expert career advice along the way through those partnerships.  You will also participate in various different workshops specifically designed to assist you in building the critical skills needed as future leaders in the workplace.

We offer a competitive hourly rate and potential to receive a bonus for completing the summer internship that can be used for school expenses during the semester.  

Are you the ideal candidate?

  • Operations Stream – Working towards a BS in Chemical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering or related field

  • Minimum Overall GPA of 2.7 required

  • Demonstrated leadership skills, a true career aspiration to be a leader and must be adaptable, strive for excellence, and demonstrate a positive attitude in the face of adversity

  • Strong interpersonal skills a must, coupled with a proven ability to build collaborative relationships to achieve results

  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office required

  • Strong problem solving and analytical skills essential

  • Must be legally authorized to work in the US

    How to apply

    If you have the necessary skills and experience to join our team, please apply online. Applications are currently open and under review.  For more information on Johnson Matthey, please explore our company website at

    Our hiring process includes two steps. Upon initial consideration you will be asked to complete a recorded video interview through our Talent Acquisition team. Selected candidates will next be invited to participate in a live onsite or virtual interview to learn about JM firsthand. You will meet both technical and HR leaders. Recorded and live video interviews will be conducted in February, with a goal to finalize all positions by March. Our 2022 JM Internship Program Cohort will officially join JM on May 31, 2022.

Johnson Matthey is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Johnson Matthey does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, citizenship, veteran status, or other characteristic protected by law.