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Merck 2021 Project Engineering Intern - DeSoto, KS in De Soto, Kansas

Job Description

The Future Talent Program features internships that lasts up to 12 weeks and will include one or more projects. These opportunities can provide you with great development and a chance to see if we are the right company for your long-term goals.

This internship position will work directly with the De Soto, KS Engineering team. The work is related to various aspects of biotechnology manufacturing and will include specifications for equipment, modifications to equipment, development of construction / installation documents and construction / project management. The overall goal is to gain an understanding of the role as a project engineer in a biotech manufacturing environment.

  • Work directly with a project engineer and consulting engineers on an actual project(s).

  • Develop an understanding of biotech manufacturing processes from seed scale-up to packaging.

  • Gain an understanding of critical biotech support utilities and Good Manufacturing Practices.

  • Learn inter-department communications skills necessary to make a project successful.

  • Must be able to work with minimal supervision and have good multitasking and problem-solving skills.

  • Intern will learn industrial safety practices and is responsible for adhering to all of our Company's Safety, Health, Environmental, GMP and regulatory requirements (as required by task).

Required Education and Experience:

  • Candidate must be currently enrolled in a 4-year Bachelor of Engineering program in Mechanical, Industrial, Chemical, Electrical, Biotechnology, Architectural, Construction Management OR related engineering fields.

  • Candidate must have completed at least 2 years of an engineering program with a preference for those that have completed 3 years. A minimum 3.0 GPA is required for consideration.

Our Manufacturing & Supply Division is dedicated to being the most trusted supplier of bio-pharmaceuticals worldwide. Our facilities, along with our external contractors, suppliers, and partners, create a reliable global manufacturing network that’s devoted to delivering a high quality, reliable supply to customers and patients on time, every time.

Who we are …

We are known as Merck & Co., Inc., Kenilworth, New Jersey, USA in the United States and Canada and MSD everywhere else. For more than a century, we have been inventing for life, bringing forward medicines and vaccines for many of the world's most challenging diseases. Today, our company continues to be at the forefront of research to deliver innovative health solutions and advance the prevention and treatment of diseases that threaten people and animals around the world.

What we look for …

In a world of rapid innovation, we seek brave Inventors who want to make an Impact in all aspects of our business, enabling breakthroughs that will affect generations to come. We encourage you to bring your disruptive thinking, collaborative spirit and diverse perspective to our organization. Together we will continue Inventing For Life, Impacting Lives while Inspiring Your Career Growth .

INVENT.

IMPACT.

INSPIRE.

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US and Puerto Rico Residents Only:

If you need an accommodation for the application process please email us at staffingaadar@msd.com

For more information about personal rights under Equal Employment Opportunity, visit:

EEOC Poster (https://www.dol.gov/sites/dolgov/files/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf)

EEOC GINA Supplement​ (https://www.eeoc.gov/sites/default/files/migratedfiles/employers/eeocgina_supplement.pdf)

OFCCP EEO Supplement (https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/OFCCPEEOSupplementFinalJRFQA508c.pdf)

OFCCP Pay Transparency Rule (https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/pdf/pay-transp%20EnglishformattedESQA508c.pdf)

We are an equal opportunity employer, Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran – proudly embracing diversity in all of its manifestations.

Search Firm Representatives Please Read Carefully

Merck & Co., Inc., Kenilworth, NJ, USA, also known as Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp., Kenilworth, NJ, USA, does not accept unsolicited assistance from search firms for employment opportunities. All CVs / resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at our company without a valid written search agreement in place for this position will be deemed the sole property of our company. No fee will be paid in the event a candidate is hired by our company as a result of an agency referral where no pre-existing agreement is in place. Where agency agreements are in place, introductions are position specific. Please, no phone calls or emails.

Employee Status:

Intern/Co-op (Fixed Term)

Relocation:

No relocation

VISA Sponsorship:

No

Travel Requirements:

No Travel Required

Flexible Work Arrangements:

Not Specified

Shift:

Valid Driving License:

Hazardous Material(s):

Number of Openings:

2

Requisition ID: R94918

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