Abbott COOP Student - Engineering in United States

At Abbott, we're committed to helping you live your best possible life through the power of health. For more than 125 years, we've brought new products and technologies to the world -- in nutrition, diagnostics, medical devices and branded generic pharmaceuticals -- that create more possibilities for more people at all stages of life. Today, 94,000 of us are working to help people live not just longer, but better, in the more than 150 countries we serve. Please note that candidates need to be eligible to work in the U.S. without Abbott sponsorship.


Job Description

This positions are from January to June 2018 and will be located in our Abbott Sites in Arecibo, Barceloneta and Caguas.

The incumbents will provide support to Abbott Plants in the Technical Support area providing services based on knowledge acquired during engineering classes.

General requirement(s):

  • Good verbal and written communication skills in English and Spanish.

  • Excellent interpersonal skills.

  • Knowledge in utilization of software, such as: spreadsheet in Excel, Word, ER and PC literate.

  • Available to work overtime and weekends, if necessary.

Education requirement(s):

  • Senior (4th or 5th year) in Mechanical, Chemical, Electrical and Industrial Engineering student from the University of Puerto Rico, Mayagüez Campus.

  • Minimum GPA 3.0


Administrative Support



Puerto Rico : Puerto Rico Applicant


Puerto Rico > Barceloneta : PR-17








Continuous sitting for prolonged periods (more than 2 consecutive hours in an 8 hour day), Continuous standing for prolonged periods (more than 2 consecutive hours in an 8 hour day), Continuous walking for prolonged periods (more than 2 hours at a time in an 8 hour day), Keyboard use (greater or equal to 50% of the workday)

Abbott is an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities/Women/Individuals with Disabilities/Protected Veterans.

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Abbott is about the power of health. For more than 125 years, Abbott has been helping people reach their potential — because better health allows people and communities to achieve more. With a diverse, global network serving customers in more than 150 countries, we create new solutions — across the spectrum of health, around the world, for all stages of life. Whether it’s next-generation diagnostics, life-changing devices, science-based nutrition, or novel reformulations, we are advancing some of the most innovative and revolutionary technologies in healthcare, helping people live their best lives through better health.

The people of Abbott come to work each day with relentless energy, enthusiasm and a promise to enhance the health and well-being of millions of people. They push the boundaries to help manage and treat some of life’s greatest health challenges.

We invite you to explore opportunities at Abbott , to see if your talents and career aspirations may fit with our openings. An equal opportunity employer, Abbott welcomes and encourages diversity in our workforce.

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