Summer 2020/Spring 2021 Janssen R&D Pharmaceutical Primary Container Co-Op

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Job Description

Caring for the world, one person at a time has inspired and united the people of Johnson & Johnson for over 130 years. We embrace research and science -- bringing innovative ideas, products and services to advance the health and well-being of people.

With $76.5 billion in 2017 sales, Johnson & Johnson 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 markets. There are more than 250 Johnson & Johnson operating companies employing over 125,000 people and with products touching the lives of over a billion people every day, throughout the world. If you have the talent and desire to touch the world, Johnson & Johnson has the career opportunities to help make it happen.

Thriving on a diverse company culture, celebrating the uniqueness of our employees and committed to inclusion. Proud to be an equal opportunity employer.

Janssen Research & Development Pharmaceutical Research & Development, L.L.C., a member of the Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies, is recruiting for a Pharmaceutical Development and Manufacturing Sciences (PDMS) Co-op to be based in PA. The duration of this co-op is June - December 2020 and January - July 2021.

Janssen R&D develops treatments that improve the health and lifestyles of people worldwide. Research and development areas encompass novel targets in neurologic disorders, gastroenterology, oncology, infectious disease, diabetes, hematology, metabolic disorders, immunologic disorders, and reproductive medicine.

The Co-op would be responsible for supporting aspects of new product development for packaging, device & delivery development.  The Co-op would participate in various packaging development activities for primary packaging components, qualification of container closure systems and cold chain transportation system, including but not limited to, packaging material screening studies for the products packaged in vials, pre-filled syringes, plastic and glass bottles, blisters, transdermal patches, etc. The work will include blister & bottle prototyping in packaging lab, documentation development (protocol/reports, components specifications, etc), clinical packaging for combination products, cold chain container qualification, technical justifications and packing instructions.  This opportunity allows further development of skills associated with pharmaceutical packaging engineering development, organization and cross functional communication.

  • Candidates must be enrolled in an accredited college throughout the duration of the co-op.

  • Completion of a minimum of two years towards a BS or pursuing a MS in Packaging Science or similar engineering degree.

  • Previous co-op or internship experience is preferred.

  • Student must be available from June to December 2020 or from January to July 2021 and have the ability to work full-time during that time.

  • Extensive PC based skills, including Microsoft Excel, Word, Project and PowerPoint

  • Minimum 3.0 GPA is preferred.
  • Local travel may be required.
  • Students must be able to provide their own transportation to/from their work location.

  • Students must be legally authorized to work in the United States and not require future sponsorship for employment visa status (e.g. H1-B status) now or in the future

 Johnson & Johnson is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

Primary Location
United States-Pennsylvania-Spring House-
Janssen Research & Development, LLC (6084)
Job Function
General Administration
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