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Massachusetts 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 Massachusetts 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.
  • Students are responsible for identifying their own housing. Housing will not be provided.


March 6, 2015Deadline for candidates to submit resumes
April 3, 2015Deadline to extend offers to intern candidates
April 10, 2015Deadline for candidates to make final decision / accept position
May 18, 2015Intern Start Date #1
June 1, 2015Intern Start Date #2


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