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Summer Student Program 2020, Canada

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Summer Student Program 2020, Canada

The Summer Student Program is an enriching experience for both the manager and student. As a student, this is an opportunity to work with various professionals in a global business environment. Further, it is a great way to gain exposure to our business offerings, providing endless learning opportunities for early career professionals. 

Work Experience


  • Must be a full-time student in a recognized university, returning to school in Fall 2020.
  • Must be available for the entire summer student mandate (May-August 2020).
  • Ability to build and maintain effective working relationships with team members and cross-functional teams.
  • Ability to work independently, with little supervision.
  • Ability to learn and apply new information quickly. 
  • Computer proficiency (Microsoft Office, Outlook, etc.).
  • Excellent communication skills (spoken and written). 
  • Language skills: Bilingual required (French and English).
  • Past work experience and/or student association involvement is considered an asset.


Who we are…

Merck & Co., Inc., Kenilworth, New Jersey, USA is known as “Merck” in the United States, Canada & Puerto Rico. We are known as “MSD” in Europe, Middle East, Africa, Latin America & Asia Pacific. We are a global biopharmaceutical leader with a diverse portfolio of prescription medicines, oncology, vaccines and animal health products.


We are driven by our purpose to develop and deliver innovative products that save and improve lives. With 69,000 employees operating in more than 140 countries, we offer state of the art laboratories, plants and offices that are designed to Inspire our employees as we learn, develop and grow in our careers. We are proud of our 125 years of service to humanity and continue to be one of the world’s biggest investors in Research & Development.


What we look for … 

In a world of rapid innovation, we seek brave Inventors who want to make an Impact in all aspects of our business, enabling breakthroughs that will affect generations to come. We encourage you to bring your disruptive thinking, collaborative spirit and diverse perspective to our organization. Together we will continue Inventing For Life, Impacting Lives while Inspiring Your Career Growth.






Search Firm Representatives Please Read Carefully

Our company does not accept unsolicited assistance from search firms or recruitment agencies for this employment opportunity. Please, no phone calls or emails. All resumes submitted by search firms to any of our employees via email, the Internet or in any form without a valid written search agreement in place for this position will be deemed the sole property of our Company. No fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by our Company as a result of the referral or through other means.

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We are proud to be a company that embraces the value of bringing diverse, talented, and committed people together. The fastest way to breakthrough innovation is when diverse ideas come together in an inclusive environment. We encourage our colleagues to respectfully challenge one another’s thinking and approach problems collectively. We are an equal opportunity employer, committed to fostering an inclusive and diverse workplace.

This posting has been created to pipeline talent for prospective roles that we anticipate will be needed soon in our organization. By applying to this Pipeline Advertisement you will be submitting your interest to be contacted for roles similar to what is described in the Pipeline Advertisement.

Requisition ID:P-100062

Summer Student Program 2020, Canada

Montreal, QC
Full Time

Published on 01/09/2020