Co-Op, Packaging Device Technologies

North Brunswick, NJ, United States
Nov 12, 2020
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
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Packaging Device Technologies Co-op Student (Jan-June 2021) - New Brunswick, NJ

AbbVie is currently seeking a Co - op Student to support the Packaging Device Technologies group at our North Brunswick, NJ location for a 6 - month (Jan - Jun 2021) paid placement.

You will support marketed products, new product launches and strategic initiatives for the department


  • Package evaluation/testing
  • Selection of materials
  • Writing technical reports
  • Conducting packaging line trials
  • Develop packaging specifications, technical requirements for labeling and pallet patterns

Possible Projects: Perform physical testing and distribution studies to support packaging on a global scale, writing technical reports and protocols, support package transfers and product launches at third party packagers including line trials for blister and bottle packaging operations.


  • Rising Junior or Senior pursuing Bachelor's degree in Packaging Science
  • Strong academic performance, minimum cumulative GPA = 3.0/4.0
  • Strong computer skills including MS Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook), CAPE/TOPS and AutoCAD
  • Excellent problem - solving, written, and verbal skills
  • Highly motivated
  • Must be authorized to work in the US on a permanent basis without requiring sponsorship

  • Organizational Skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Quality and Safety Ambassador

Job Type


Equal Employment Opportunity
At AbbVie, we value bringing together individuals from diverse backgrounds to develop new and innovative solutions for patients. As an equal opportunity employer we do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex (including pregnancy), physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, protected veteran status, or any other legally protected characteristic.