On the Road - Exploring Outside the Loop
W. R. Grace
Join Career Center staff as we take you out to visit W. R. Grace & Company.
W. R. Grace is a leading global supplier of catalysts and other products and services to petroleum refiners; catalysts for the manufacture of plastics; silica-based engineered and specialty materials for a wide-range of industrial applications; specialty chemicals and additives. With annual sales of more than $1.5 billion, Grace has employees in nearly 40 countries. Grace operates strong franchises in large global markets, with more than 70 percent of sales from segments where it ranks first or second. This leadership is earned through the value of technically differentiated, specialized products; material science expertise and technical support; flexible worldwide manufacturing; and financial strength. Grace is committed to delivering value, safely and sustainably, to customers to shareholders, and to the communities where it operates.
We will be touring their Columbia, MD location on Friday, March 10 from. During this visit you will learn more about operations and careers at Grace. You will also tour labs that support their Refining Technologies and Specialty Catalysts businesses.
You will need to wear closed toed shoes, long sleeve shirts, and long pants. Safety glasses will be provided.
Transportation is provided, but an RSVP is required. You will receive confirmation of your registration prior to the trip date. Space is limited, so register early! You may register under the events tab in UMBCworks. Click on “Events” and then search “Info Sessions”