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Life Sciences Field Application Support Intern- Summer 2021

Date: Feb 26, 2021

Location: Irving, TX, US, 75062

Company: NCH Corporation



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Life Sciences Field Application Support Intern


Thank you for exploring a summer internship with NCH Corporation, an international company where we work in small teams that have a direct impact on success. Our Summer Internship Program is a project based internship and a great opportunity to gain real work experience and learn from some of the best! Our full-time paid program is 10 weeks and begins June 2021. We are looking for a Field Application Support Intern to assist our Life Sciences division. This intern will expand their skill set by providing support in R&D and to our sales force by assisting in product development, new research initiatives, field trials for new products, and crafting strong and clear technical sales materials. Join our summer internship program as a Field Application Support Intern where our future begins with you!


A little about us

Let’s start with some information about NCH so you can get to know us better. NCH Corporation is a privately held, family-owned, global business headquartered Irving, Texas, near Dallas. We have more than 7,500 employees, offices and facilities on six continents, and clients in more than 50 countries. This includes our corporate headquarters as well as subsidiary companies. We clean and conserve water, save energy, and deliver best-in-class maintenance solutions, with a focus on industrial and commercial businesses.



About the Program

Our internship program, Boost, is a paid internship that combines real-work experience with professional development opportunities, leadership guidance, and community involvement. Start your career learning from the best!


  • 10 Week Program- June 2021- August 2021
  • Project Based- Work on meaningful projects where you will gain hands-on experience in your chosen field.
  • Community Involvement- See how NCH gives back to the community first-hand by joining us in volunteering
  • Professional Development- Get a head start on developing soft skills necessary for success in any workplace


Culture and benefits

We’re a global company with a family feel, offering the same benefits of an international corporation with the personal relationships of a small business. Working in our small teams and close-knit environment, you’d never guess we had a 7,500+ employee head count. We realize a job is more than just a job – it’s an extension of your life and family – and we’re committed to maintaining just that. For us, culture is not just a perk; it’s essential to how we thrive. And that’s speaking for 100 years in the business!

  • Employee-centric environment (regular corporate activities, personal relationships, small teams)
  • Family-first attitude (work-life balance support, flexible hours)
  • Approachable leadership (collaboration with top leaders, open-door policy)
  • Growth-oriented mindset (autonomy, creative freedom to explore new ideas)
  • Wellness initiatives (on-site fitness facility and cafeteria, treadmill conference room, walking trail)
  • Community involvement (volunteering, fundraisers, charity events, school sponsorships and donations)
  • Personal and professional development and growth


If this sounds like a fit for you so far, keep reading.


Day- to- Day Work examples

  • Participate in laboratory development and analysis of new probiotic products and equipment systems
  • Create and update formatting for technical sales materials including case studies, sales presentations, and training suites
  • Assist in field trial preparation of experimental protocols, material preparation, progress tracking, and analyzing data
  • Attend and participate in project meetings for all new product development, field trials, and product strategy


A little about you

  • Working towards a Bachelor’s degree in Biochemistry, Biology, Microbiology, Animal Science, Animal Nutrition, Agricultural Science- College seniors within 1 year of graduation preferred
  • Having a dual major or minor in Business, Marketing, Communications or a related field is a bonus
  • Summer Internship is a 10 week program: June 2021 to August 2021
  • Interns will spend approximately 80% of their time on-site in the lab
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint
  • Organized, with an ability to prioritize more urgent assignments
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills


Sound like a fit for you?

If yes, jump aboard, and apply today.

For next steps, expect a direct phone or email response once we are able to review your application. We are committed to responding to all applicants, no matter the outcome, so we appreciate your patience to allow time for this. In the meantime, learn more about NCH and our culture by checking out our LinkedIn, Facebook, Instagram pages.


We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.

Nearest Major Market: Irving
Nearest Secondary Market: Dallas

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