Military and Veteran Internship Opportunity

Lake County, Illinois, USA
Feb 20, 2018
Administration, General
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
AbbVie (NYSE:ABBV) is a global, research-based biopharmaceutical company formed in 2013 following separation from Abbott Laboratories. The company's mission is to use its expertise, dedicated people and unique approach to innovation to develop and market advanced therapies that address some of the world's most complex and serious diseases. AbbVie employs approximately 28,000 people worldwide and markets medicines in more than 170 countries. WE HIRE HEROES Internship Description As an AbbVie intern, you'll participate in a paid, twelve-week summer program that involves social and development activities, along with AbbVie-sponsored housing and shuttle services for eligible students. You'll do meaningful work that has a real impact on our business and patients worldwide, while also combining technical and business knowledge with analytical strength and creative problem solving. As an intern you will be located at our corporate headquarters in north suburban Chicago. AbbVie's worldwide business offers you an opportunity to work in a variety of fields. All internship assignments are different and based on business need; however, below are some areas where interns previously were placed:
  • HR
  • Finance
  • R&D
  • Operations
  • IT
  • Commercial Basic Qualifications
  • Honorably discharged Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine and Coast Guard veterans or military personnel who are currently serving with the National Guard or Reserves
  • Completed at least one year of college education before beginning internship
  • Must be enrolled in school the semester following your internship
  • Pursuing a Bachelors or graduate (Master's, MBA) degree
  • Eligible to work in the US on a permanent basis without requiring sponsorship
  • Strong academic performance, minimum GPA = 3.0/4.0
  • Proven track record of teamwork, adaptability, innovation, initiative, and integrity
  • Global mindset to thrive in a diverse culture and environment
  • Excellent communication, leadership, and project management skills
  • Analytical and creative problem solving capabilities
Qualifications Recruitment Process Veteran internship assignments are based on business-need with a majority of our opportunities being filled between the fall and early-spring. To be considered, applicants must apply to the Military and Veteran Internship posting at
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