Merck 2019 MRL Quality Assurance Good Laboratory Practices Intern in West Point, Pennsylvania

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 is on a quest for cures and is committed to being the world’s premier, most research-intensive biopharmaceutical company. Today, we’re doubling down on this goal. Merck Research Laboratories is a true scientific research facility of tomorrow, and will take Merck’s leading discovery capabilities and world-class small molecule and biologics R&D expertise to create breakthrough science that radically changes the way we approach serious diseases.

The Merck Research Laboratories Quality Assurance Good Laboratory Practices group provides GLP regulatory and Quality oversight including advice to our Toxicology and in house regulated bioanalytical & clinical vaccine laboratory functions. Collaborate with scientific stakeholders to assure the new product development research meets global Health Authority expectations for new drug approvals.

The intern position within MRLQA GLP would be involved with aspects of supporting activities related to preclinical area submission timelines in compliance with appropriate government regulations, company policies and departmental SOPs particularly in the area of quality metrics. Work is primarily achieved by individual or through teams with guidance. The intern will also have the opportunity to gain an understanding of the drug development phases through the support activities

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.

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Required: Candidates must be currently enrolled in an undergraduate biology or chemistry degree program.

Required Experience and Skills:

  • Candidates must have completed at least (2) years of study by June of 2019

  • Candidates must have proficiency in Microsoft Office Tools (Outlook, Word, Excel)

  • Candidates must have initiative, leadership and ownership of deliverables

  • Candidates must have strong organizational skills

  • Candidatesmust have had exposure to animal models or physiology in Biology classes

Preferred Experience andSkills:

  • Candidates shouldhave project management skills

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.

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

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

Title: 2019 MRL Quality Assurance Good Laboratory Practices Intern

Primary Location: NA-US-PA-West Point

Requisition ID: ADM009941