Department Mayo Clinic Laboratories
Why Mayo Clinic
Mayo Clinic is the nation’s best hospital (U.S. News & World Report, 2020-2021) and ranked #1 in more specialties than any other care provider. We have a vast array of opportunities ranging from Nursing, Clinical, to Finance, IT, Administrative, Research and Support Services to name a few. At Mayo Clinic, we invest in you with opportunities for growth and development. We are excited to invite you to be a part of our team within the Department of Laboratory Medicine & Pathology (DLMP) where you’ll discover a culture of teamwork, professionalism, mutual respect, and most importantly, a life-changing career!
Diversity and inclusion are integral to Mayo Clinic’s mission to provide excellent, culturally relevant care in a welcoming environment to all individuals from a wide variety of backgrounds. In DLMP and Mayo Clinic Laboratories (MCL), we aim to diversify our workforce and to create an inclusive work environment where differences are valued, allowing individuals to achieve and contribute to their fullest potential. By leveraging the strengths that each diverse individual and group brings to the table, we gain the strategic advantages of accelerated innovation, better problem solving, enhanced productivity and job satisfaction, improved quality, and, most importantly, we find better ways to meet the needs of our patients.
This internship opportunity is available to Florida A&M University graduate students at this time. Mayo Clinic Laboratories (MCL) Empower Qualified Underrepresented Administrative Leaders (EQUAL) Internship Program – Graduate provides interns with relevant field experiences. Areas of emphasis for MCL include strategy development and execution, financial analysis and application, sales, marketing, product management, and operations/logistics. One or more mentors will be assigned to the intern to provide instruction and guidance, and to assess performance. The intern is responsible for observing the functions and processes of the assigned work unit. In addition, the intern will be given selected work assignments to reinforce the learning experience, to assess the performance levels and to provide benefit to the work unit. The intern will be responsible for completing all internship-related assignments and reports for both Mayo Clinic and Florida A&M University. The duration and timing of the internship will be arranged with the intern.
This is a 10-12 week paid internship and the student will receive paid housing and transportation to and from Rochester, MN.
The student must be enrolled in a masters or graduate degree program from Florida A&M University; prefer MBA or MHA. Typically, this internship would occur after the student has taken most of the courses required by the graduate degree program. The student must be enrolled in the degree at the time of completion of internship.
All applications must include a cover letter and resume.
**F-1 Visa sponsorship may be available for this position; Also, Mayo Clinic DOES NOT participate in the F-1 STEM OPT extension program.
Exemption status Non-exempt
Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended. The pay rate is $16.00 per hour.
Benefits eligible No
Hours / Pay period
10-12 week internship program. Full time – 40 hours per week.
Mayo Clinic is located in the heart of downtown Rochester, Minnesota, a vibrant, friendly city that provides a highly livable environment for more than 34,000 Mayo staff and students. The city is consistently ranked among the best places to live in the United States because of its affordable cost of living, healthy lifestyle, excellent school systems and exceptionally high quality of life.
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As an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer Mayo Clinic is committed to creating an inclusive environment that values the diversity of its employees and does not discriminate against any employee or candidate. Women, minorities, veterans, people from the LGBTQ communities and people with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply to join our teams. Reasonable accommodations to access job openings or to apply for a job are available.