Position Overview


Are you interested in working for an organization that is making a difference in people’s lives every day? We’re a medical devices company that develops innovative neuroendovascular technologies for the treatment of vascular disease. We’re a high-growth, customer-focused company with an entrepreneurial spirit producing some of the most reliable and technologically advanced products supported by proven clinical data. Take a closer look at what MicroVention®TERUMOhas to offer.

Our summer internship program immerses each intern in an interactive, project-based work environment. Over the span of three months, interns will participate in an in-depth orientation week, facility tours, Leadership Speaker Series Q&A panel, community service activities, baseball games, and beach bashes—all crafted to invest in our interns’ personal and professional development. Year over year, MicroVention continues to have best-in-class conversion rates, converting interns in the following departments: HR, HR Communications, Talent Development, Marketing, R&D, Manufacturing, Quality, Regulatory, Accounting, and more.

Intern, Production Chemistry

The Production Chemistry Intern will assist in the evaluation and optimization of current manufacturing routes to chemical sub-assemblies. This work will include the identification key process inputs and the characterization of reaction intermediates and products. Typical duties include:
  • Primary work location is in a chemistry laboratory.
  • Safe handling of chemicals in accordance with approved processes and procedures.
  • Synthetic organic transformation assessment and route optimization
  • Performs laboratory tasks under direct supervision.
  • Able to utilize general laboratory equipment independently.
  • Performs analytical techniques such as NMR, HPLC and GC.
  • Data analysis and documenting of results.
    1. Working towards aBachelor or Master’s degree in Chemistry, Biochemistry, or related major.
    2. Knowledge of synthetic organic chemistry and laboratory practices.
    3. Experience working effectively and confidently in a team environment.
    4. Strong analytical and organization skills.
    5. Excellent interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills.
    6. Detail-oriented approach to tasks and problem solving.
    7. Ability to handle multiple priorities with attention to detail.
    8. MS Office proficiency with emphasis on Excel and Word software.
    Desired Qualifications
    1. Strong analytical capability and organization skills.
    2. Good interpersonal and communication skills and the ability to work effectively in a team environment and autonomously.
    3. Knowledge of basic statistics and use of software such as MiniTab.
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