2017 Consumer R&D Co-op - NJ and PA

  • Company: Johnson & Johnson
  • Location: New Jersey, United States
  • Posted: March 25, 2017
  • Reference ID: 000016JW-en-us

Johnson & Johnson has over $71 billion in sales and is the world's most comprehensive and broadly based manufacturer of health care products, as well as a provider of related services, for the consumer, pharmaceutical, and medical devices and diagnostics markets. More than 275 operating companies of Johnson & Johnson employ approximately 120,000 employees in over 65 countries around the world, selling products in more than 175 countries.


Johnson & Johnson Consumer Inc. is a corporate division focused primarily on research, development and engineering. We develop a comprehensive array of well-known health care products in the adult skin and hair, feminine care, oral health, wound care, infant, kids and teen categories.  Included are such brand names as BAND-AID® Adhesive Bandages, JOHNSON'S® Baby products, CLEAN & CLEAR® and NEUTROGENA® skin care products, LISTERINE® oral health care products, ROGAINE® hair care products, and TYLENOL® headache and pain relief products.


We are looking for co-ops in our Skillman, NJ and Fort Washington, PA locations.

The co-op will:

  • Partner with peers, senior personnel, and supervisors who will provide mentoring and coaching towards successful outcomes. Students will
  • Be exposed to our process of creating and developing new and beneficial consumer, personal care, and/or OTC pharmaceutical products for global markets. 
  • In some assignments, work on pre-assigned projects including ideation, investigational research and concept development, simulation testing, and feasibility studies. 
  • Work in the laboratory environment and/or in research pilot facilities.
  • Work within cross-functional or interdisciplinary teams and may have multiple internal partners and customers.

Based on location of assignment, Johnson & Johnson offers housing assistance to interns who live more than 50 miles from their work-site location.  This housing assistance includes options for subsidized rent in a fully-furnished apartment close to the work-site location, or a stipend payment for candidates to use at their discretion.  Daily transportation to and from the work-site location is the student's responsibility, as most locations are not accessible via public transportation and company transportation is not provided.


  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without limitations and require no sponsorship for visa status now or in the future (e.g. H1-B status).
  • Must be a student enrolled in a full-time undergraduate/graduate degree seeking a program majoring in a Science related field.  
  • Top candidates considered will be majoring in the following fields: Chemical Engineering, Biomedical Engineering, Material Science & Engineering, Polymer Science, Microbiology, Biotechnology, Biological Science, Chemistry, Computer Science & Engineering, and Behavioral Science. 
  • Junior and Senior level candidates are strongly preferred.  
  • Candidate must have a minimum 3.0 Cumulative GPA at the time of application.  
  • Candidates must be able to work 40 hours per week for the duration of the 6 month co-op term.

Primary Location
United States-New Jersey-Skillman
J & J Consumer Inc. (6101)
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