Intern: Environmental Engineer

Philip Morris International
Lausanne, Switzerland
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Organization Type: 
Private Sector
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Entry Level (0-2 Years)


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Joining PMI you quickly realize that it is one of the best employers out there. We’ve built an award-winning, fulfilling, and fun work environment. You’ll develop your skills by learning from others and participating in significant team-based projects.

If you are currently a student who is up for a 6 months challenge starting February 2019 join us to design a smoke free future. Take part of the biggest shift in our history. Step out of your comfort zone. Meet different cultures and personalities every single day. Build a diverse and international network. Be part of something big.

We are looking for:
Intern : Environmental Engineer

Key qualifications :
- Currently studying for a degree in environmental engineering or related areas
- Knowledgeableexperienced in environmental issues and riskimpact assessment
- Knowledgeableexperienced in water resources management
- Knowledgeable in project management
- Fluent in both written and spoken English

If you are also good with deadlines, teamwork and feedback, you are the one we want for our Agricultural Programs Department (in Philip Morris Products S.A., Operations Center) in Lausanne, Switzerland.

Department overview :
The objective of PMI’s Leaf Agronomy Department is to produce quality leaf & clove required to sustain our brand portfolio, improve the socioeconomic conditions of local farming communities and protect the environment. To do so we develop and deploy dedicated strategies and implement programs.

As a student, you will contribute to a project which consists in supporting the implementation of the Leaf Water Stewardship Strategy to manage water resources and address water risks in the tobacco supply chain. Particular focus of the project is on water friendly agricultural practices and innovative approaches to water availability, water efficiency and water quality. To do this, you will need to perform assigned tasks and based on risk assessments, framework for actions and local tobacco growing areas operating environment, propose solutions, assessing cost and benefit, to address and minimize risks and support tobacco farmers to manage water resources in a sustainable manner.


If you wish to contribute to the future of our business and to the new scientific journey of the industry, please apply online.

PMI is the world’s leading international tobacco company, with six of the world's top 15 international brands and products sold in more than 180 markets. In addition to the manufacture and sale of cigarettes, including the number one global cigarette brand, and other tobacco products, PMI is engaged in the development and commercialization of Reduced-Risk Products (“RRPs”). RRPs is the term we use to refer to products that present, are likely to present, or have the potential to present less risk of harm to smokers who switch to these products versus continued smoking. We have a range of RRPs in various stages of development, scientific assessment and commercialization. Because our RRPs do not burn tobacco, they produce far lower quantities of harmful and potentially harmful compounds than found in cigarette smoke. For more information, see and

PMI is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

A valid Swiss work permit or Swiss or EU-25EFTA citizenship is required for this position. #LI-DNP

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