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US internship program










Make a Difference at Shire!

Shire’s Internship Program offers students the opportunity to engage in real-world projects that help Shire to achieve its mission of enabling those with life altering conditions to lead better lives.

See a list of our current intern positions and apply online here. You will be redirected to the Kelly Services website.

Requirements for the US Internship Program

  • Student currently enrolled at an accredited college/university
  • Completion of at least their sophomore year of undergraduate study by internship start date - Undergraduate and Graduate students who choose to apply will be considered
  • Major required in a field of study that is relevant to the internship
  • Minimum grade point average of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale
  • Legally authorized to work in the US
  • Minimum age of 18 years
  • Able to start on one of the designated start dates (see calendar of events below).
  • Shire will accept and consider intern applications from relatives of employees. However, interns will not be hired into positions where they would be in the direct line of supervision of a relative, or where there would be a work-related conflict of interest.

March 29, 2013Deadline for candidates to submit resumes
April 19, 2013Deadline to extend offers to intern candidates
April 29, 2013Deadline for candidates to make final decision / accept position
May 20, 2013Intern Start Date #1
June 3, 2013Intern Start Date #2
June 17, 2013Intern Start Date #3 (California only)

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