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BD is one of the largest global medical technology companies in the world and is advancing the world of health by improving medical discovery, diagnostics, and the delivery of care. We have over 70,000 employees and a presence in virtually every country around the world to address some of the most challenging global health issues.

Program Overview:

BD’s Quality Development Program Summer Internships are designed to attract highly motivated undergraduates who want to acquire practical work experience within Quality. This encompasses Quality Systems, Quality Assurance, Quality Engineering, Manufacturing Quality, Quality Control and Continuous Improvement. As an intern, you can expect projects that are both challenging and rewarding. You will work under the management of a BD associate who serves as your coach to aid and assist in your transition into the corporate environment. As part of the broader BD Intern Program, Quality Interns participate in various networking events, career development sessions and team building activities.

Quality Summer Internship Value Proposition

The Quality Summer Intern experience is enriched with:

Business Impact – Quality Summer Interns work on challenging and meaningful assignments that add business value across BD.

Diversity – Quality Summer Interns have the opportunity to collaborate with different teams across a wide range of locations.

Coaching and Development – Peer Mentors and Managers provide the Quality Summer Intern with career guidance and advice throughout the Internship.

Leadership Visibility – The Quality Summer Internship program is directly sponsored by the Chief Quality Officer (CQO). Quality Summer Interns also present their accomplishments at the end of the summer to the CQO, Quality Leadership Team, Quality Directors, Quality Managers, and their Peers.

The goal of the Quality Summer Internship is to enhance BD’s organizational vitality and to empower early-career professionals through immersive learning focused on the key role quality plays at BD!

Internship Qualifications

  • Completion of Junior year towards a bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Life Sciences or Quality Sciences.
  • Prior internship or Co-op experience in Quality, Manufacturing, Engineering, or related field desired, but not required
  • Demonstrated technical aptitude and strong leadership potential
  • Ability to learn quickly, deal with ambiguity, take initiative and achieve results
  • Excellent written and communications skills
  • Proven organization and time management skills

Positions will be located at our Global Corporate Headquarters in Franklin Lakes, NJ. A housing stipend is provided.

In order to be considered for this role, please apply directly on BD’s career page at Please search R-449369 to find this posting.

In order to qualify for this position, applicants must be authorized to work for ANY employer in the US. We are unable to sponsor or take over sponsorship of employment Visa at this time.

For certain roles at BD, employment is contingent upon the Company’s receipt of sufficient proof that you are fully vaccinated against COVID-19. In some locations, testing for COVID-19 may be available and/or required. Consistent with BD’s Workplace Accommodations Policy, requests for accommodation will be considered pursuant to applicable law.

Why join us?

A career at BD means being part of a team that values your opinions and contributions and that empowers you to bring your authentic self to work. Here our associates can fulfill their life’s purpose through the work that they do every day.

You will learn and work alongside inspirational leaders and colleagues who are equally passionate and committed to fostering an inclusive, growth-centered, and rewarding culture. Our Total Rewards program — which includes competitive pay, benefits, continuous learning, recognition, career growth, and life balance components — is designed to support the varying needs of our diverse and global associates.

Becton, Dickinson and Company is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We do not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, age, sex, creed, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, marital or domestic or civil union status, familial status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetics, disability, military eligibility or veteran status, or any other protected status.