Intern - Engineering
Social Circle , Georgia
April 03, 2017

Shire is the leading global biotechnology company focused on serving people with rare diseases and other highly specialized conditions. We have best-in-class products available in more than 100 countries across core therapeutic areas including Hematology, Immunology, Neuroscience, Lysosomal Storage Disorders, Gastrointestinal / Internal Medicine / Endocrine and Hereditary Angioedema; a growing franchise in Oncology; and an emerging, innovative pipeline in Ophthalmics.

Our employees come to work every day with a shared mission: to develop and deliver breakthrough therapies for the hundreds of millions of people in the world affected by rare diseases and other high-need conditions, and who lack effective therapies to live their lives to the fullest.

The Engineering Intern will work on functional and cross-functional projects related to support of manufacturing operations.

The student will receive mentoring from his/her manager and teammates. The experience and mentoring will complement the student's studies to prepare them for a successful career.

Support development and implementation of policies, procedures and technical solutions.

Seek regular input and feedback from customers and take appropriate action.


•Actively pursuing a Bachelor's Chemical, Biochemical or Electrical Engineering.

•Strong academic performance - Minimum GPA 3.0

•Proven track record of delivery of commitments

Basic understanding of chemical/biological process, strong computer skills.

Must be able to lift, push and pull or carry up to 50 lbs

•Demonstrates excellent skills in organization, team dynamics, effective communication and prioritization of tasks

•Must have completed 2 years of education beyond high school in qualified disciplines

Equal Employment Opportunity

Shire is an equal opportunity employer. Shire evaluates qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, protected veteran status, disability/handicap status or any other legally protected characteristic.
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Reasonable Accommodations
Shire is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities. If, because of a medical condition or disability, you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application process, or in order to perform the essential functions of a position, please call 484-595-8400 and let us know the nature of your request and your contact information.

A little about us:
At Shire, we help people with rare diseases and specialized conditions live their lives to the fullest.

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