Travel as international volunteer with Arkema

Are you interested in starting your professional career abroad? In Arkema, we encourage international mobility.

Every year, dozens of European citizens under the age of 28 take part in the V.I.E. program and spend two years abroad at one of our locations in Japan, China, the United States…


Their assignment consists of taking on a position of responsibility overseas and:

  • Living a unique experience with employees from different cultures.
  • Forging a network of contacts and opening up international career opportunities.
  • Becoming part of our pre-recruitment incubator

Arkema offers essentially V.I.E. in our Plant Operation / Production, R&D, QHSE and Business-related activities.

The main locations for proposed placements

In research centers:

  • Arkema Inc (USA) King of Prussia, Philadelphia
  • Arkema Japan, Kyoto



In country divisions:

  • Arkema Inc (USA), Philadelphia
  • Arkema China, Shanghaï
  • Arkema Japan, Tokyo
  • Arkema Mexico, Mexico City

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