2018 MRL Library Intern Job

Employer
Merck
Location
West Point, PA, US
Posted
October 12 2017
Discipline
Other
Organization Type
Pharma
Requisition ID: ADM008727

Merck & Co., Inc. Kenilworth, N.J., U.S.A. known as Merck in the United States and Canada, is a global health care leader with a diversified portfolio of prescription medicines, vaccines and animal health products. The difference between potential and achievement lies in the spark that fuels innovation and inventiveness; this is the space where Merck has codified its legacy for over a century. Merck’s success is backed by ethical integrity, forward momentum, and an inspiring mission to achieve new milestones in global healthcare.


Merck is on a quest for cures and is committed to being the world’s premier, most research-intensive biopharmaceutical company. Today, we’re doubling down on this goal. Merck Research Laboratories is a true scientific research facility of tomorrow, and will take Merck’s leading discovery capabilities and world-class small molecule and biologics R&D expertise to create breakthrough science that radically changes the way we approach serious diseases. 


Merck
Research Lab is currently recruiting for a summer intern within its Library division
under Global Science and Medical Publications. The primary responsibility of
the intern will be to migrate information about resources that are purchased
and/or recommended by the Library from the current website to a more flexible
content management system where they can be searched, browsed, filtered and
customized.

Qualifications

Education:

  • Required:
    Candidates must be currently pursuing a bachelor's degree in the sciences
    or a related field, including computer sciences.
  • Candidates
    must be returning to school in the Fall of 2018.


  • Required
    Experience:



  • Candidates
    must be available to work full-time for 9-12 weeks beginning in May or June
    of 2018
  • Candidates
    must have experience using
    published literature in support of research projects.
  • Candidates
    must have a basic understanding of Biomedical sciences, including the
    ability to categorize information resources according to therapeutic
    areas, research stages, and business goals
  • Candidates
    must have excellent written communication skills
  • Candidates
    must have outstanding ability to organize information and manage one’s own
    time


  • Preferred
    Experience:



  • Experience
    publishing professional or educational documentation on the web, using a
    content-management platform such as Word Press, SharePoint, Drupal or
    Joomla.
  • Expertise
    with HTML and JavaScript
  • Knowledge
    of the Pharmaceutical industry.


  • Your role at Merck is integral to helping the world meet new breakthroughs that affect generations to come, and we’re counting on your skills and inventiveness to help make meaningful contributions to global medical advancement. At Merck, we’re inventing for life. 

     

    If you need an accommodation for the application process please email us at staffingaadar@merck.com.

      

    Search Firm Representatives Please Read Carefully: 

    Merck & Co., Inc. is not accepting unsolicited assistance from search firms for this employment opportunity.  Please, no phone calls or emails.  All resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at Merck via email, the Internet or in any form and/or method without a valid written search agreement in place for this position will be deemed the sole property of Merck.  No fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by Merck as a result of the referral or through other means.

     

    Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.

     

    For more information about personal rights under Equal Employment Opportunity, visit:

     

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    FTP2018



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