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R&D Internship

Date: Dec 28, 2018

Location: Boca Raton, FL, US, 33487

Company: Glanbia

This position supports the on-going R&D activities on a daily basis, and works closely with personnel in the Department, as well as cross functionally.  Although the main objective is to develop practical application of learning’s in their current field of study, this position also is intended to familiarize the individual with day to day challenges of working in a corporate environment, and how to develop the people skills needed in that environment.

  • Provide assistance to R&D Managers
  • Create Lab prototypes of innovation concepts
  • Record and analyze data in conjunction with other team members to insure compliant labels and specifications for finished sports nutrition products.
  • Work with Purchasing & Innovation to evaluate secondary suppliers of key raw materials.

Required Skills:

  • In the process of actively pursuing an undergraduate degree in Nutrition, Food Science, sports physiology, medicine, biochemistry, biological sciences,  or similar discipline . 
  • Experience building and maintaining relationships within a team.
  • Clear written communication and strong interpersonal skills.  Good organization.
  • Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office products (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
  • General math aptitude and logic.
  • *Should not have any food allergies as products are consumed during sensory and development.

If you are interested in pursuing a paid internship with GPN please assure that you are able to commit to the following:

  • Commit 40 hours a week to our 10 week program from June-August.
  • Commit to be able to work in out of our Downers Gove, IL surrounding locations. (Housing unfortunately will not be provided).


Nearest Major Market: Palm Beach
Nearest Secondary Market: Miami