Merck 2019 Food Animal Vet & Consumer Affairs Summer Intern in DeSoto, Kansas

Merck & Co., Inc. Kenilworth, N.J., U.S.A. known as Merck in the United States and Canada, is a global health care leader with a diversified portfolio of prescription medicines, vaccines and animal health products. The difference between potential and achievement lies in the spark that fuels innovation and inventiveness; this is the space where Merck has codified its legacy for over a century. Merck’s success is backed by ethical integrity, forward momentum, and an inspiring mission to achieve new milestones in global healthcare.

Merck’s Animal Health (MAH) Division works to improve the health of animals around the world through collaborative partnerships and a deep sense of responsibility towards our customers, consumers, animals, society, and planet. This team of energetic, independent thinkers offers one of the industry’s most innovative portfolios of products, services, and technologies that serve to prevent, treat, and control diseases across all major farm and companion animal species both domestically and internationally.

Our employees are the key to our company’s success. We demonstrate our commitment to our employees by offering a competitive and valuable rewards program. Our Company’s benefits are designed to support the wide range of goals, needs and lifestyles of our employees, and many of the people that matter the most in their lives. If you need an accommodation for the application process, please email us at staffingaadar@merck.com.

This is a full- time internship position. Housing subsidy is not available as part of this program and must be funded 100% by the student.

Education Minimum Requirement:

  • Candidates must have completed at least 2 years towards a Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Animal Science or related degree program by May 2019.

Required Experience and Skills:

  • Candidates must be available for a period of 9-12 weeks beginning the last of week of May 2019

  • Candidates must be able to Travel 50 - 75% of the time

  • Candidates must have excellent interpersonal/communication and presentation skills

  • Candidates must have general computer skills including working knowledge of Word, Excel and PowerPoint and the ability to use an iPad

  • Candidates must have the ability to be organized, adapt to a changing environment, work independently and also as part of a team

  • Must be legally eligible to rent a car in the state of residence/ work

Your role at Merck is integral to helping the world meet new breakthroughs that affect generations to come, and we’re counting on your skills and inventiveness to help make meaningful contributions to global medical advancement. At Merck, we’re inventing for life.

If you need assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during the application or the recruiting process, please send a request to staffingaadar@merck.com .

Search Firm Representatives Please Read Carefully:

Merck & Co., Inc. is not accepting unsolicited assistance from search firms for this employment opportunity. Please, no phone calls or emails. All resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at Merck via email, the Internet or in any form and/or method without a valid written search agreement in place for this position will be deemed the sole property of Merck. No fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by Merck as a result of the referral or through other means.

Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.

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Merck is an equal opportunity employer, Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran – proudly embracing diversity in all of it’s manifestations.

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Title: 2019 Food Animal Vet & Consumer Affairs Summer Intern

Primary Location: NA-US-KS-DeSoto

Requisition ID: ADM010077