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Colgate-Palmolive R&D CoOp - Wearables / Biomedical Engineering - Summer 2023 in Topeka, Kansas

Relocation Assistance Offered Within Country

# 144148 - Topeka, Kansas, United States

At Hill’s we have a purpose. Every day around the world, we transform the lives of millions of pet families through pioneering innovation, amazing nutrition, and the best and brightest people. If you’re interested in work that matters, fueled by passion for pets , we invite you to apply to our 6-month R&D – Wearables / Biomedical Engineering CoOp position.

Our internships and co-ops are unique in that you will work on a substantial project with one-on-one guidance from one of our many experts in the Animal Health research field. You will have the opportunity to network with other students with the same career interests as you in our program as well as get exposure to senior leaders in our company. And you’ll get paid while you learn! In your downtime, learn how to network and ask our leaders about their experiences to gain greater perspective and learn how you can fit into our family.

What we offer: A summer internship located at our Pet Nutrition Center in Topeka, Kansas . In this internship you will gain valuable, real life experience by assisting Senior Scientists in the development, testing and management of projects involving wearable sensors, data analysis, and animal behavior.

Learning Opportunities


  • Development of AI Applications and Solutions

  • Component Selection and Hardware Development

  • Project Management

  • Data Analysis and Integration

  • Consumer insights

  • Mentoring by Sr. Scientists

  • Exposure to Sr. Management

  • Must be at least a Junior or a Senior seeking a degree in engineering or IT with an interest in data science

  • Minimum 3.0 overall GPA

  • Ability to work in the United States on a permanent and unlimited basis

This is a paid internship that provides a very competitive hourly pay rate plus a generous housing/relocation assistance stipend for on-site internships.

S alary Range $21.75 USD or $21.75 - $32.00 USD

P ay is based on several non discriminator f ay ctors including but not limited to experience, education, skills and office location. In addition to your salary, Colgate-Palmolive offers a performance based bonus and competitive benefits package.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Colgate is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, ethnicity, age, disability, marital status, veteran status (United States positions), or any other characteristic protected by law.

Are you interested in working for Hill's Pet Nutrition? You can apply online and attach all relevant documents such as a cover letter and resume or CV. Applications received by e-mail are not considered in the selection process. Become part of our team. We look forward to your application.

Work that matters, fueled by passion for pets! At Hill’s we have a purpose. Every day around the world, we transform the lives of millions of pet families through pioneering innovation, amazing nutrition, and the best and brightest people. Founded more than 75 years ago with an unwavering commitment to pet nutrition, Hills' mission is to help enrich and lengthen the special relationships between people and their pets.

HILL'S® Prescription Diet® therapeutic pet foods, HILL'S® Science Diet® and HILL'S® Ideal Balance™ wellness pet foods are sold worldwide. Hill’s is a division of Colgate-Palmolive, a leading global consumer products company, tightly focused on Oral Care, Personal Care, Home Care and Pet Nutrition, with sales of products in more than 200 countries. To learn more about Hill's and Colgate, please visit http://www.hillspet.com and http://www.colgatepalmolive.com , or find us on LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter and YouTube.

Reasonable accommodation during the application process is available for persons with disabilities. Please contact Application_Accommodation@colpal.com with the subject "Accommodation Request" should you require accommodation.