At AstraZeneca, our purpose is to push the boundaries of science to deliver life-changing medicines. We believe the best way we can achieve this is to put science at the center of everything we do. It is this commitment that drives our ability to discover, develop and deliver the advancements the world needs in complex and difficult diseases like cancer, heart disease, and diabetes.
The Internship will be a 10–12 week summer program. This is a paid, full time (40 hours/week) position at the AstraZeneca manufacturing facility located at 4601 Highway 62 East in Mt. Vernon, IN.
Over the course of the summer, each intern will perform department specific day to day activities as assigned by their Mentor (supervisor). Each intern will also be assigned a key project of which they will be responsible for leading, executing and reporting out on to Site Leadership and staff. Internship Mentors will guide and coach interns throughout the summer. Interns will also have the opportunity to job shadow and participate in various lunch and learns to gain a broad understanding of all functions at the Mt. Vernon site.
Objective: Advancement of Lean Continuous Improvement activities.
Provides & follows up on ideas for continuous improvements in laboratory process.
Work with QC Leadership Team & Lead Chemist to support Lean Lab initiatives and participates in strengthening Lean culture.
Executing assigned project & presenting project findings to site leadership and staff at the end of summer.