Infineum is a world-class formulator, manufacturer and marketer of petroleum additives. For more than 80 years we have been innovators of products used in automotive, heavy-duty diesel and marine engine oils, in gasoline and diesel fuels, and specialty applications including transmission fluids and industrial oils. Infineum additives are inside 1 in 3 of all vehicles worldwide.

This 12-month student placement offers Chemistry Undergraduates the opportunity to work in synthetic, analytical or physical chemistry at our state-of-the-art facility in Oxfordshire. Working both in and outside of the lab, this placement will enable you to apply and build knowledge learnt at University in a commercial environment and make a genuine contribution towards research at Infineum. With a focus on advancing your skills as an independent research scientist, it’s a chance to develop your own expertise as well as innovative chemistry, as part of a truly world-class team.

Placements begin in July 2023

Send your CV, with a covering letter (as one document) and naming a supporting academic referee to:

Application Closing date: 14 October 2022

Interview Dates: 27, 26 & 27 October

If you have any questions regarding Infineum’s student placement scheme please contact either Nyasha Chingosho ( or Chris Stubbs (

Closing Date

14 October 2022


Milton Hill - Oxfordshire, UK

Application process