Job DescriptionThe Future Talent Program features internships that last up to 12 weeks and will include one or more projects. These opportunities in our Research & Development Division can provide you with great development and a chance to see if we are the right company for your long-term goals.The Discovery Sample Management Department within our company Research Laboratories located in Rahway, NJ is seeking an undergraduate summer intern. The summer intern will be exposed to core instrumentation critical to modern pharmaceutical analysis, process characterization, and drug substance physical attributes determination. Additionally, interns will learn the fundamentals of sound analytical and physical chemistry method development necessary to problem solve as a member of an integrated team in support of our company's small and large molecule pipeline.The Discovery Sample Management Department will expose the intern to various expert groups in the area of sample management, high-throughput analysis, molecular and materials characterization including high end mass spectrometry techniques to further broaden the experience.The intern will also attend departmental and team meetings to provide a wider perspective on the drug discovery process in the pharmaceutical industry.This is a full-time internship position.Required Qualifications
Candidates must be currently pursuing a bachelor’s degree in chemistry, biochemistry, chemical engineering, material science or pharmaceutical science.
Candidates must be available to work full-time for up to (12) consecutive weeks beginning in May or June of 2024.
Candidates must have completed at least (2) years of studies toward bachelor’s degree by June 2024.
Preferred Experience and Skills:
Candidates should have basic laboratory skills and research experience preferred, including experience with high performance liquid chromatography using various detection.
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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 relocationVISA Sponsorship:NoTravel Requirements:No Travel RequiredFlexible Work Arrangements:On-SiteShift:1st - DayValid Driving License:NoHazardous Material(s):YesRequisition ID: R256257