AbbVie Chemical Engineering Intern. Sligo in Sligo, Ireland

Chemical Engineering Intern. Sligo

Ireland, Connaught, Sligo

Manufacturing & Operations

Requisition #1806753

The AbbVie Intern Programme has been the recipient of the gold, silver and bronze Intern programme of the year awards from Grad Ireland over the last three years. We offer a dynamic programme which will ensure interns’ personal and professional development through a rigorous, well-defined assignments, performance management process and opportunities to get to know the business and its leaders.

From the day one interns participate in on-boarding activities, receive extensive on the job training and participate in professional training courses that give all the tools needed for success. Assignments are structured in such a way as to give the intern the opportunity to make a measurable impact.

We are looking for multiple Chemical Engineering interns for our Pharmaceutical sites in Sligo. Our interns will be based across Technical Operations in both the Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients (API) and Drug Product (DP) facilities. Interns will also work on cross functional site and global teams.

Samples projects will include;

  • Provide technical support to manufacturing on process related tasks. Tasks include baseline data collation; assist in process optimisation, technical report writing, and technical contribution to daily operations in manufacturing. Support daily operations activities, identify and react to daily critical tasks and adjust work schedule to accommodate high priority actions.

  • Work closely with Operations, Engineering, and Quality to ensure smooth production execution and all product is shipped on time and all release dates are met.

  • Identify and lead key life cycle management projects for commercial products which are within their first five years of commercial life on site. With particular emphasis on reducing cost of goods, waste removal, and improved cycle times.

  • Support key site strategic projects identified by the Senior Management Team as critical deliverables for the site and act as the Technical subject matter expert contributor.

  • Liaise and communicate with global personnel on CMC projects, provide technical input to the global product technical team as it relates to the Irish site. Take and implement any changes made globally and apply to local operations as they relate.

  • Ensure local operations are in compliance with current global product procedures and implement any improvements to the local site once completed by the broader global team.

Requirements for an internship with Abbvie

  • Studying for a Bachelors or Master’s Degree student in Chemical Engineering. Min of 3.0 GPS or 2.1

  • Completed at least one year of college education before beginning internship

  • Must be enrolled in school the semester following your internship

  • EU working permit

  • School and/or work experience using Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint.3D CAD software experience