Boehringer Ingelheim is currently seeking a talented and innovative college student to join our Co-Op for the Sustainable Development for Generations (SD4G) department located at our Ridgefield, CT facility.
In this Co-Op, you will provide program management support as we work to implement sustainable development programs tied to Boehringer Ingelheim’s Making More Health (MMH) initiative and health equity goals.
As an employee of Boehringer Ingelheim, you will actively contribute to the discovery, development and delivery of our products to our patients and customers. Our global presence provides opportunity for all employees to collaborate internationally, offering visibility and opportunity to directly contribute to the companies´ success. We realize that our strength and competitive advantage lie with our people. We support our employees in a number of ways to foster a healthy working environment, meaningful work, diversity and inclusion, mobility, networking and work-life balance. Our competitive compensation and benefit programs reflect Boehringer Ingelheim´s high regard for our employees.
Duties & Responsibilities
Partner with the SD4G program/project leads to:
- Develop materials to showcase Making More Health initiatives
- Support project management of MMH including through research and records management
- Meet and collaborate with key internal and external stakeholders to deliver on program goals
- Advance understanding across the organization of social entrepreneurship
- Support health equity programs with creation of tools and resources to be made available through the Health Equity Collaborative
- Generate interest in MMH development opportunities for employees
- Contribute to program success and opportunities for continuous improvement
- Must be a current undergraduate, graduate or advanced degree student in good academic standing.
- Student must be enrolled at a college or university for the duration of the internship.
- Overall cumulative minimum GPA from last completed quarter/semester 3.0 GPA (on a 4.0 scale) preferred.
- Major or minor in related field of internship
- Undergraduate students must have completed at least 12 credit hours at current college or university.
- Graduate and advanced degree students must have completed at least 9 credit hours at current college or university.
- Must be local or in traveling distance to Ridgefield, CT to be considered.
- Onsite/Flex*: This position is site based with flexibility for remote working. Working onsite a minimum of 2-3 days per week is required. Remote working norms will be clarified during the interview process.
Compensation: This position offers an hourly rate typically between $20/ hour and $29/ hour commensurate to the level of degree program in which an applicant is actively enrolled. For an overview of our benefits, please click here.
Desired Experience, Skills and Abilities:
- Organizational & project management skills
- Excellent communication, both written and oral
- Time management
- Stakeholder engagement/management
- Agility and flexibility
- Ability to conduct independent research
- Passion for creating better health outcomes for diverse populations
• Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without restriction.
• Must be willing to take a drug test and post-offer physical (if required)
• Must be 18 years of age or older