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New Engineering Careers Guide

Note: After June 1st, 2019 this guide is no longer being updated for Chemical Engineering Careers.  Please use the Engineering Careers Guide linked to below.

Professional Associations - Chemistry

Online Company Directories

Books - Chemistry Careers

Engineering Careers

Job Listings & More

Information on Companies

Use the links below to our company directories or Mergent Intellect to generate a list of potential employers.  Specify your location criteria and your industry criteria. Try one of the suggested industry codes below to specify your industry of choice. You can also search for additional SIC and NAICS codes using the links below.

Suggested Industry Codes

  SICs Codes NAICs Codes
Chemical Manufacturing
  • 2800- Chemicals and Allied Products
  • 2812- Alkalies and Chlorine
  • 2821- Plastics, Materials, and Nonvulcanizable Elastomers
  • 2822- Synthetic Rubber (Vulcanizable Elastomers)
  • 2834- Pharmaceuticals
  • 2841- Soaps & Detergents
  • 2843- Surface Active & Finishing Agents, Sulfonated Oils
  • 2844- Perfumes, Cosmetics, & Toilet Preparations
  • 2851- Paints, Varnishes, Lacquers, Enamels
  • 2861- Gum & Wood Chemicals
  • 2891- Adhesives & Sealants
  • 325- Chemical Manufacturing
  • 3251- Basic Chemical Manufacturing
  • 3252- Resin, Synthetic Rubber, and Artificial Synthetic Fibers and Filaments Manufacturing
  • 3253- Pesticide, Fertilizer, and other Agricultural Chemical Manufacturing
  • 3254- Pharmaceutical and Medicine Manufacturing
  • 3255- Paint, Coating, and Adhesive Manufacturing
  • 3256- Soap, Cleaning Compound, and Toilet Preparation Manufacturing
  • 3259- Other Chemical Product and Preparation Manufacturing
Engineering Firms
  • 8711- Engineering
  • 87110301- Chemical Engineering
  • 541330- Engineering Services 
  • 2833- Medicinal Chemicals & Botanical Products
  • 2834- Pharmaceutical Preparations
  • 325411- Medicinal & Botanical Manufacturing
  • 325412- Pharmaceutical Preparation Manufacturing
Research & Laboratories
  • 8071- Medical Laboratories
  • 8731- Commercial Physical & Biological Research
  • 8733- Noncommercial Research Organizations
  • 8734- Testing Laboratories
  • 541711- Research & Development in Biotechnology
  • 54138- Testing Laboratories
  • 621511- Medical Laboratories
  • 621512- Diagnostic Imaging Centers


Professional Associations - Biotechnology

Steinbright Career Development Center

For more job search resources, follow the links below to SCDC's career guides, and to Handshake, the job search portal with positions posted by employers interested in Drexel students.

Going Global

To access this website, go to DrexelOne. Then click on the Coop and Career Services Tab. Once on that page you will see a link to Going Global in the box for Career Services.

Going Global provides country-specific and American city-specific career and employment information, Country and City Career Guides, H1B Visa information, employer information, internship and job listings within the United States and around the world. Also included are other resources that will help you in a co-op or job search.

Books - Pharmaceuticals and Biotechnology