R&D Intern Summer 2023- job post

McCormick & Company

Hunt Valley, MD 21031

Full-time, Internship

Job Type



Shift & Schedule

Monday to Friday

Full Job Description

McCormick & Company, Incorporated is seeking a full-time R&D Intern Summer 2023 in Technical Innovation Center located at 204 Wight Ave, Hunt Valley, MD. This is a 10-week internship (June 2023 – August 2023) which requires 40 hours per week, Monday through Friday.

Launch your career with a Global Leader in Flavor

At McCormick, you’ll join us in “Saving the World From Boring Food” and fulfill your desire to be a part of something bigger than yourself. Employees throughout our global corporation are united by two things – a passion for flavor and driving results. People are drawn to McCormick because of a culture that challenges them to reach their full potential.

Our 10 week Summer Internship Program in Hunt Valley, MD allows college students to get a glimpse into what it’s like to be a part of the McCormick family – rich in flavor, culture, and employee empowerment .

During your time as an Intern you will sharpen your leadership skills, work on real-world challenges, and collaborate with the best leaders in the industry. You will also have the opportunity to network with executives, participate in social events with other interns, and give back to the community. We are looking for the next generation of problem solvers to drive change within McCormick. Are you up for the challenge?

PLEASE NOTE : Candidates who require visa sponsorship for employment now or in the future will not be considered for this position.

Key Responsibilities

Assist with analytical development and testing, including sample preparation, data acquisition & analysis and written reporting.

Conduct an independent research project in an area of agreed upon mutual interest – proposal, execution and written and oral presentation at conclusion of internship.
Work directly with internal analytical teams providing hands-on assistance and project guidance.
Collaborate with other analytical scientists and technologists to deliver ad hoc project results in a timely manner. Ability to work independently, learn new tasks, solve problems, show strong self-motivation and initiative
Present final report on work completed during the intern period.

Required Qualifications:
Enrollment as an undergraduate college Sophomore, Junior, Senior or graduate student in a relevant program for the 2020-2021 academic year
Enrollment as an Analytical Sciences, Chemistry, Food Science, Organic Chemistry, or Natural Product Chemistry major for the 2022-2023 academic year
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Proficiency with Microsoft Excel, Word, and PowerPoint

McCormick & Company is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.

As a general policy, McCormick does not offer employment visa sponsorships upon hire or in the future .