Graduate scheme

ABOUT ABBOTT

Abbott is a global healthcare leader that helps people live more fully at all stages of life. Our portfolio of life-changing technologies spans the spectrum of healthcare, with leading businesses and products in diagnostics, medical devices, nutritionals and branded generic medicines. Our 109,000 colleagues serve people in more than 160 countries.

Abbott serves the Irish market with a diverse range of healthcare products including diagnostics, medical devices and nutritionals products. In Ireland, Abbott employs over 4,000 people across nine sites. We have six manufacturing facilities located in Clonmel, Cootehill, Donegal, Longford and Sligo and a third-party manufacturing management operation in Sligo. Abbott has commercial, support operations and shared services in Dublin and Galway. We have been operating in Ireland since 1946.

ABBOTT IRELAND DIABETES CARE DIVISION DONEGAL

The Abbott Diabetes Care division based in Donegal Town manufactures FreeStyle blood glucose test strips and FreeStyle Sensors for use in diabetes management. Among Abbott Diabetes Care leading brands are the FreeStyle Precision, FreeStyle Lite and FreeStyle Libre system.

MAIN PURPOSE OF THE JOB:

An opportunity for STEM Graduates to have a rounded work experience as they start their careers.

Mentorship and guidance will be provided throughout the program

Upon graduation, candidates will move to their assigned full-time position, having experienced the widest range in the STEM field in ADC Donegal

WHAT GRADUATES CAN EXPECT:

  • You will be engaged in meaningful, challenging projects, building practical skills.
  • In this two-year Programme, Graduates will complete their rotations in the Engineering and Technical departments.

WHO ARE WE LOOKING FOR?

  • Ambitious and dedicated graduates from STEM subject areas. Ideally 2:1 or higher
  • Previous applicable work experience is a strong indicator of future success
  • Community interaction and personal development are important differentiators.
  • Commitment to long term investment in growing industry.

More Details

Locations

Donegal

Ideal Candidate

Preferred Degree Subjects

Science and Research

Electrical Engineering and related

Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmacy

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