bioMérieux Internship

Are you a graduate student looking for a winter 2020 internship at a company that makes a difference all over the globe? Feeding Tomorrow has partnered with bioMérieux to identify extraordinary undergraduate and graduate students pursuing advanced degrees in food science.

About the Internship

bioMérieux is seeking a student currently enrolled in a BS or master’s degree program to begin an internship in summer 2020 at their Lombard, IL location. The purpose of this internship is to assist with the company’s AMERICAS Marketing projects, as defined with the marketing management team. This is accomplished by executing marketing tasks or projects supporting various food segment priorities.

About bioMérieuxbioMerieux logo

bioMérieux is a world leader in the field of in vitro diagnostics for over 55 years, bioMérieux conceives, develops, produces and markets diagnostics solutions (systems, reagents, software and services) for industrial applications such as food safety and quality, to support our mission of improving public health by ensuring consumer safety. Joining bioMérieux, is choosing to join an innovative company with a long term vision, committed to the service of public health and carried out with a humanistic corporate culture. We look for candidates whose motivation is to invest in themselves, in the projects of the future, and to participate in a collective adventure led by a pioneering spirit.

We have the commitment to offer our collaborators a working environment which encourages team spirit, with priority given to training and development with international career opportunities. Our Group offers numerous possibilities: so, come and join the 11,200 bioMérieux employees who have already identified with these values!


Application Deadline

The application period for this opportunity is now closed.


Feeding Tomorrow’s Intern+ Offer Package with bioMérieux Includes: 

  • One (1) paid internship starting in Summer 2020 provided by bioMérieux
  • One (1) $2,500 tuition scholarship for 2020–2021 academic year provided by bioMérieux
  • Opportunity to attend IFT20 in Chicago, IL in July 2020
  • Opportunity to connect with other Intern+ recipients for additional networking and learning throughout the summer (virtually and in-person)


What bioMérieux Looks for in an Intern:

  • A minimum GPA of at least 3.0/4.0 required
  • Scientific background or current study in Food Microbiology/Science
  • Marketing specialization is desirable, but not required
  • Must have good organization, people, and communication skills
  • Have the ability to work efficiently and effectively
  • Knowledge of the Food market preferred
  • Strong desire to learn along with professional drive
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent knowledge of MS Office.
  • Familiarity with marketing computer software and online applications (e.g., CRM tools, online analytics, and Google Adwords)
  • Salesforce experience a plus, but not required
  • Skills associated with good project management