Intern in Process Engineering (100%)

Ready to join a team of visionaries who is dedicated to solving one of humankind’s greatest challenges?

Get to know Climeworks

Climeworks removes CO₂ from the air to fight global warming and protect future generations to come.

We develop, build and operate direct air capture (DAC) machines which capture CO₂ directly from the air. The captured carbon dioxide can either be recycled and reused as a raw material or completely removed from the air by safely storing it underground, permanently.

Founded by engineers, Christoph Gebald and Jan Wurzbacher, Climeworks was built with a mission to inspire 1 billion people to remove CO₂ from the air, and is now the leader in carbon removal technology.

A true climate pioneer, Climeworks is featured as a TIME100 Influential Company 2022 and Global Cleantech 100 Company 2022, driving a revolutionary technology engineered to solve the most pressing issue of our time.

We foster a dynamic environment and are building a global purpose driven team. We are looking for disruptive thinkers, passionate achievers and inspiring leaders that are ready to take on the world’s greatest challenge.

Will you join us? 

Your mission

Job description
  • Your mission at Climeworks is to support the Engineering team. 
  • You execute the basic and detailed design of our next big plant.
  • You create and maintain PFDs and P&IDs.
  • You size and specify process equipment.
  • You develop process logic that will be implemented in software.
  • You evaluate innovative industrial technologies that can be integrated into our design.
  • You analyze data from our current plants and generate improvement insights to optimize operation.

Your story

  • You are motivated to complete a 6-month internship with us. The internship starts February/March 2023.
  • You have completed a university degree in Process Engineering, Chemical Engineering or any related engineering discipline.
  • You take ownership of your work and operate with a high degree of autonomy.
  • You thrive in a collaborative, fast-paced and interdisciplinary setting.
  • You have a structured approach to problem-solving.
  • You are fluent in English, German knowledge is a plus.

What we offer: A horizontal organization, a great team, an improvement-oriented approach, and a scale-up venture with an innovative technology. Sounds like you? We are looking forward meeting you! Apply now by filling in the online application form and uploading your complete dossier to our careers portal: ;

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