Catalent Pharma Solutions Internship: Engineering in Kansas City, Missouri

Job Description

Internship: Engineering

Position Summary:

Catalyst + Talent

A Catalent internship offers you countless opportunities to have direct impact on the health and well-being of millions of people globally! Your passion for learning coupled with Catalent’s superior technologies will help drive the advancement of medicine in collaboration with leading pharmaceutical, biotech and health care innovators.

The Catalent Internship Experience includes:

  • Opportunity to make an impact in the lives of patients all over the world!

  • Experience through hands-on projects that support more superior drug development and delivery technologies than anyone else.

  • Exposure to top-tier scientists and industry leaders

  • Commitment from dedicated managers and mentors who are advocates for your success and career development

  • Access to collaborative and highly engaged colleagues across the globe excited to share their knowledge and provide you support

The Role

The engineering interns, will be a part of the engineering department and can focus on several distinct roles within the Catalent organization. Each type of engineering group is essential to support the daily operations of the site, but make impacts in diverse ways. The different engineering teams include:

  • Validation Engineers-Write and perform validation procedures on equipment to prove capability and maintain compliance for our customers and regulatory agencies. The intern would learn current validation strategies and GMP knowledge.

  • Facilities & Operations Engineer-Technical Project manager that executes capital projects that impact the GMP facilities to meet FDA requirements, growth strategies. This position uses CAD and Project Management software to aid in project completion.

  • Continuous Improvement-Identify continuous improvement opportunities that will enhance our processes to save time and maintain compliance.

  • Packaging Engineer- Design packaging for our clients’ drugs and drug delivery systems to make them both innovative, cost-effective, and convenient for the end user.

  • Each intern would be assigned to one or more of the smaller functional groups to make an impact to the department and site by executing one or more projects within the departments.

The Candidate

In order to be eligible for an internship at Catalent, you must meet the following requirements:

  • Currently enrolled in a College or University and must have completed the Sophomore year in College

  • Currently working towards a Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Engineering Technology or related field

  • Eligible to legally work in the United States

  • Work full time (40 hours/week) for a 10-12 week period during months of June, July, August

We will identify candidates based on the following:

  • Leads with Integrity and Respect

  • Delivers Results

  • Demonstrates Business Acumen

  • Fosters Collaboration and Teamwork

  • Champions Change

  • Engages and Inspires

  • Coaches and Develops

About Catalent

Catalent offers rewarding opportunities to further your career! Join the global drug development and delivery leader and help us bring over 7,000 life-saving and life-enhancing products to patients around the world. Catalent is an exciting and growing international company where employees work directly with pharma, biopharma and consumer health companies of all sizes to advance new medicines from early development to clinical trials and to the market. Catalent produces more than 70 billion doses per year, and each one will be used by someone who is counting on us. Join us in making a difference.

Catalent. More products. Better treatments. Reliably supplied. ™Visit www.catalent.com/careers to explore career opportunities, or contact us at

+1 877 503 9493.

Catalent is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation or gender identity. If you require reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or hiring process due to a disability, you may submit your request by sending an email along with the job number and title to Jobs@catalent.com. This option is reserved for individuals who require accommodation due to a disability. Information received will be routed to a recruiter who will provide assistance to ensure appropriate consideration in the application or hiring process.

Notice to Agency and Search Firm Representatives: Catalent Pharma Solutions (Catalent) is not accepting unsolicited resumes from agencies and/or search firms for this job posting. Resumes submitted to any Catalent employee by a third party agency and/or search firm without a valid written & signed search agreement, will become the sole property of Catalent. No fee will be paid if a candidate is hired for this position as a result of an unsolicited agency or search firm referral. Thank you.

Catalent offers rewarding opportunities to further your career – join the global drug development and delivery leader! You will help develop some of the nearly 200 products we launch each year or help supply some of the over 7,000 products for patients around the world. Our highly skilled, dedicated global team of over 9,500 is passionate about improving the health of patients by combining their personal expertise with advanced technologies to advance science and supply innovative new products of the highest quality to patients globally.

Why Catalent?

  • Gain unparalleled experience by working on multiple products and technologies – we launch nearly 200 new products for our customers each year.

  • We have 20 global pharmaceutical Product Development teams on five continents, who are, at any given time, working on over 700 new products and hundreds of ongoing clinical trials.

  • Our products include some of the latest life-saving medicines as well as some of the most well-known consumer health brands used by families every day.

  • Catalent’s more than 30 global facilities on 5 continents manufacture over 70 billion doses of over 7,000 important medicines and consumer health products.

  • Nearly 1 in 20 doses of medicines taken around the world has been touched by the Catalent team.

  • We have +1,100 patents on many superior patient-preferred technologies used by all the top pharmaceutical, biologic and consumer health companies.

  • We established the Catalent Applied Drug Delivery Institute to drive collaboration and scientific exchange among industry professionals, academics and partners.

  • Many of our 1,400+ scientists are regularly published in top industry journals and present at top industry conferences to advance knowledge sharing and the development of better life-saving medicines.

Catalent is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. If you require reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or hiring process due to a disability, you may submit your request by sending an email along with the job number and title to Jobs@catalent.com. This option is reserved for individuals who require accommodation due to a disability. Information received will be routed to a recruiter who will provide assistance to ensure appropriate consideration in the application or hiring process.