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Intern, TDP

Req #: JR - 003960

Location: Round Lake, IL US

Job Category: Administrative Services

Date Posted: 7/16/2019 8:29:02 PM

Baxter International

Are you looking for a career that matters?

We believe every person deserves a chance for a healthy life, free from illness and full of possibility. We see a world full of healing, with viable care options available to those with limited choices today. We envision new ways of providing physicians, pharmacists and nurses with technologies that not only treat chronic diseases, but also work to prevent them. We're looking for team members who are motivated to learn, grow and innovate, while making a meaningful difference for millions of people around the world.


The Technical Development Program (TDP) Intern/Co-op will work in multi-discipline teams within Baxter's business groups assisting engineers and scientists in new product development or product support activities. New product development activities may include component or device design, prototyping, feasibility testing and brainstorming. Product support activities may include root cause investigation and design change implementation.

Baxter is committed to developing its employees and providing them with opportunities that are personally challenging and professionally rewarding. The internship/co-op will allow the student to gain hands-on experience with different aspects of development and support of new medical device products. In addition, the student will receive mentoring from his/her manager and teammates, complementing the student's studies and preparing the student for a successful engineering or science career at Baxter. Interns/co-ops that excel will be considered for the Technical Development Program, other full-time positions, or subsequent internships/co-ops.


* Actively pursuing a Bachelor's, Master's or PhD in engineering or science fields of Electrical Engineering, Computer Science / Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Biomedical Engineering, Chemistry, Biochemistry.
* Demonstrated academic performance - minimum GPA 3.0/4.0 or equivalent
* Completed two years in degreed program and enrolled in school the term following the internship/co-op.
* Proven track record of delivery of commitments
* "Passion" for Science or Engineering with a desire for a career in technology
* Strong technical aptitude and an analytic approach to problem solving
* Intern or Co-op experience (preferred)
* Self-confident team player with a drive for results.
* Demonstrates excellent skills in organization, team dynamics, effective communication and prioritization of tasks

Equal Employment Opportunity

Baxter is an equal opportunity employer. Baxter 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.

EEO is the Law

EEO is the law - Poster Supplement

Pay Transparency Policy

Reasonable Accommodations

Baxter is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities. If, because of a medical condition or disability, you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or interview process, please send an e-mail to Americas_TTA@baxter.com and let us know the nature of your request along with your contact information.

About Baxter

Baxter International Inc. (Baxter) develops, manufactures and markets products that save and sustain the lives of people with hemophilia, immune disorders, cancer, infectious diseases, kidney disease, trauma and other chronic and acute medical conditions. As a global diversified healthcare company, Baxter applies a combination of expertise in medical devices, pharmaceuticals and biotechnology to create products that advance patient care worldwide. These products are used by hospitals, kidney dialysis centers, nursing homes, rehabilitation centers, doctors' offices, clinical and medical research laboratories, and by patients at home under physician supervision. The Company operates in three segments: The BioScience, Medication Delivery and Renal. (Source: 10-K)