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Purolite Welcomes Former IT Intern as a Full-Time Team Member

Via: ReleaseWire

Updated 7:00 AM CST, Thu, February 15,2018

Bala Cynwyd, PA -- (ReleaseWire) -- 02/15/2018 -- Purolite, a global manufacturing leader of ion exchange and other specialty resins, offers opportunities to employees who display ingenuity and talent. Recently, the company took on a new full-time IT technician directly from their internship program.

2018 La Salle University graduate Michael Rivera started with Purolite as an intern. Discovering the company through the career planning program at La Salle, he was eager to work with a successful company like Purolite—especially after learning that they have diverse locations worldwide.

After completing a summer internship, Mr. Rivera was brought on as a full-time Junior IT Technician at Purolite immediately following graduation. From his first day, Michael demonstrated qualities that Purolite values, from ambition, knowledge and hard work, to a level of thoughtfulness and respect that made him a perfect candidate for a full-time role in the company.

Michael noted, "Choosing to do an internship at Purolite was beneficial on many levels. I learned what ion exchange resins, adsorbents and other resin products are what they do—which is incredible and fascinating. I also experienced working for a trusted multinational corporation that values doing things the right way." He then added, "There is a lot of opportunity here, and minds are open to new ideas. It's a great start to a long career, and I'm really excited for this next step."

Purolite is an international company spanning multiple continents. However, despite global reach, they understand the value of each employee. From interns to upper management, and from new graduate to seasoned professional—there are always opportunities at Purolite for those looking to find their place in creating a better, cleaner, safer world.

For more information on career pathways or the innovations in ion exchange and other resin technology provided by Purolite, visit

About Purolite
Purolite, headquartered in Bala Cynwyd, PA, is a leading manufacturer of ion exchange, catalyst, adsorbent and specialty resins. They are the only company focused exclusively on resin technology. In addition to ISO 9001 certified manufacturing facilities in the USA, China, and Romania, Purolite operates dedicated R&D centers in the USA, China, Romania, Russia, Japan and the UK. The company has 40 sales offices in over 30 countries around the world dedicated to solving the most difficult process challenges. Visit to learn more.

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