2021 Summer Engineering Co-op-Abbott

Website 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 107,000 colleagues serve people in more than 160 countries


We are seeking high caliber, innovative students who have an interest in the Medical Devices industry. Patients around the world benefit from our transformational pain management technologies and cutting-edge neuromodulation technologies and our catheter-based and surgical treatment solutions for structural heart disease are focused on ease-of-use and improving quality of life.

Co-op—Typically a 6- to 8-month, 2 semester, full-time assignment

This posting is for candidates able to start in June/July 2021

Each year, Abbott has Co-ops on assignment at multiple business locations

The majority of Co-ops have an Engineering focus

Biomedical Engineering

Mechanical Engineering

Electrical Engineering

Computer Science and Engineering

Opportunities may exist in other areas of the business as well, such as

Information Technology

Regulatory Affairs

Students receive learning experiences and meaningful work that challenge and reward, working on projects that directly align to our company’s mission

Co-ops work at Abbott sites across the United States

California: Los Angeles (Sylmar), San Francisco (Sunnyvale & Pleasanton)

Georgia: Atlanta

Minnesota: Minneapolis (Plymouth), St. Paul (Little Canada)

Chicago, IL

Columbus, OH

Santa Clara, CA

Texas: Dallas (Plano)


Your Experience(s), Education And Knowledge

Eligible students must be currently enrolled in the school year of the assignment and the semester following their assignment.

Candidates must be currently enrolled at an accredited undergraduate or graduate engineering program

GPA of 3.0 or greater

Strong analytical, problem solving and communication skills

Ability to learn quickly and work independently with minimal direct supervision

Candidate must be available to work full-time (40 hours/week) during the 6 month Co-op session

Students must be able to work in the US without requiring sponsorship


Your Preferred Qualifications And Education

Rising juniors or graduate students preferred.

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