2019 Product Stewardship and Regulatory Intern/Co-op
At DuPont Industrial Biosciences (IB) we are committed to being ?Catalysts for a Sustainable World?. We leverage our cutting-edge biotechnology capabilities to develop sustainable solutions for the emerging bio-based economy. As a world-wide science leader, DuPont Industrial Biosciences provides an empowering environment which promotes team collaboration, open communication, and environmental responsibility; the foundation of DuPont Core Values. DuPont Industrial Biosciences is dedicated to supporting the next generation of product innovators by offering opportunities to prospective Co-Ops and Interns to join our team to work side by side with product stewards and regulatory experts, scientists, and members of the business to bring science-based products to market around the world. We have developed several opportunities for students to gain the valuable experience they will need to succeed in today?s demanding job market.A key to transforming discoveries into real-world industrial products and applications is using an agile Knowledge Management (KM) interface between science, biotechnology, regulatory compliance and product stewardship. The fast-growing, multidisciplinary KM approach to achieving organizational objectives is critical for success. Working with IB to apply Knowledge Management approaches will allow you the opportunity to create coveted skill sets that will stay with you throughout your career.We are currently seeking, talented, driven and creative college students to work on knowledge management initiatives with our IB Product Stewardship and Regulatory (PS&R) team:IB PS&R Co-Op Program ? requires a commitment of six months or more, with session availability starting in 1H 2019 or 2H 2019, with flexibility for starting in 2018.IB PS&R Internship Program ? requires a commitment of three months. This internship program will begin in May/June 2019, and last until August 2019. The positions will be located at our DuPont Industrial Biosciences headquarters in Wilmington, DE.As a Co-Op or Intern, you will have an opportunity to do the following:Adopt and embrace DuPont Industrial Bioscience?s core values of safety, ethics, respect for people, and environmental stewardship both on a personal and business level.Develop an understanding of DuPont Industrial Biosciences strategic business units, functions and operations, our product offerings and how product safety and compliance requirements and issues are managed.Work with experienced product stewardship, regulatory, safety, and toxicology professionals in the performance of responsibilities, including the application of KM approaches to improve tools and processes for streamlined PS&R workflows.Work in a dynamic team environment that leverages the resources of a large organization and interfaces with multiple functions (R&D, QA/QC, Supply) and businesses.Gain exposure to both the domestic and international aspects of ensuring compliance and sustainability of Industrial Bioscience?s products and processes across the markets we serve.Participate in work-specific training and development.Work in a business casual environment with flexible work/life opportunities.Qualifications:Qualified candidates will exhibit the following characteristics: Pursuing a bachelor?s or master?s degree in Biotechnology, Regulatory Sci, Toxicology, Industrial Hygiene, Public Administration, Regulatory Science or related fields such as Molecular Biology, Biochemistry, Microbiology, Chemistry, Environmental ScienceFamiliarity with theoretical and practical aspects in related areas of knowledge management, information or content management systems, business process and analytics, and/or library sciencesMinimum 3.0 GPA preferredStrong interpersonal and leadership experience ? such as community volunteerismHigh level of initiative and the ability to work in a fast paced, highly collaborative team environmentMicrosoft Office Suite experience ? especially Excel, SharePoint, and Access, familiarity with content management systems a plusOrganizational and analytical abilityAvailable to complete the entire assignmentHave the right to work in the U.S. without restrictionApply for this job.