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R&D Intern

Job Category:  Research and Development
Work Location:  Corbion Site
Office Location: 

Lenexa, KS, US

Job Type:  Intern
Job ID:  4262

At Corbion, we exist to champion preservation in all its forms, preserving food and food production, health, and our planet.


Position Summary:

We are seeking a highly motivated Research & Development (R&D) Intern to join the Corbion team in Lenexa, KS.  The successful candidate should be passionate about conducting bakery science research in bakery applications and bakery ingredient functionalities and interactions. 



  • Under general supervision, work on a project to be completed by the end of summer
  • Present research findings to R&D team
  • Assist and execute bakery and non-bakery projects along with R&D Scientists to address the needs of our customers
  • Report/discuss work status and other critical information with peers and R&D management
  • Be flexible in taking additional tasks as needed to support business goals
  • Assist in maintaining a lab environment that is clean, organized, and work ready
  • Cultivate a team atmosphere with peer groups and upper management


Education Major: Bakery Science, Food Science, Cereal Chemistry, or related fields.  Technical training or previous experience is a plus.


About Corbion

Corbion is the global market leader in lactic acid and its derivatives, and a leading supplier of emulsifiers, functional enzyme blends, minerals, vitamins, and algae ingredients. We use our unique expertise in fermentation and other processes to deliver sustainable solutions for the preservation of food and food production, health, and our planet. For over 100 years, we have been uncompromising in our commitment to safety, quality, innovation and performance. Drawing on our deep application and product knowledge, we work side-by-side with customers to make our cutting-edge technologies work for them. Our solutions help differentiate products in markets such as food, home & personal care, animal nutrition, pharmaceuticals, medical devices, and bioplastics. In 2022, Corbion generated annual sales of   € 1,457.9 million and has a workforce of over 2601 employees. Corbion is listed on Euronext Amsterdam. For more information:


Corbion is an equal opportunity employer and committed to a diverse workplace.  All applicants will be considered equally without regard to race, color, ethnicity, veteran status, religion, national origin, marital status, political affiliation, age, sex, sexual orientation, handicapping condition, membership in an organization or any other non-merit factors.


Corbion provides reasonable accommodation to applicants.




Corbion does not accept unsolicited resumes from individual recruiters or third party recruiting agencies in response to job postings. No fee will be paid to third parties who submit unsolicited candidates directly to our hiring managers. All candidates must be submitted by approved Corbion vendors who have been expressly requested to make a submission by our Talent Acquisition team for a specific job opening. No placement fees will be paid to any firm unless such a request has been made by the Corbion Talent Acquisition team and such candidate was submitted to the Corbion Talent Acquisition Team.

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