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Internship Quality Testing Lab Bacteria 


As a Quality Testing Lab Intern, you get to work in Bayer’s state-of-the-art laboratories in Bergschenhoek. You will get to work in the laboratory testing on seeds and are going to learn from our amazing knowledgeable team. You will be able to experience carrying out laboratory activities such as prepping bacterial plates, performing tasks that maintain the NAL quality certification, and many more tasks in a positive and supportive work environment. 


This internship has a duration of 10 months as of September 2024. You are based at our site in Bergschenhoek.



  • Carrying out all laboratory activities and service assignments together with corresponding administrative work based on short to medium-term planning. Tasks include but are not limited to; Preparing bacterial plates, counting seeds, and grinding them.
  • Be responsible for compliance with regulations regarding quality and phytosanitary policies.
  • Carrying out various tasks to maintain the quality of equipment and according to the NAL quality certification.
  • Proactive approach towards process improvement.
  • Supporting co-laboratory workers during the execution of activities.
  • Secure a safe, compliant, and positive work environment that is compliant with all HSE, Business Conduct and HR.

Creating value to, on and beyond the farm by offering tailored solutions, that’s what we do. At Bayer Vegetable Seeds, we are dedicated to developing new vegetable seed varieties that growers around the world can cultivate. By combining our passion and in-depth knowledge, we strive for crop optimization and innovation for the benefit of farmers, consumers and our planet. From glasshouses to open fields, we join our forces with science and mother nature to advance health and nutrition. Do you want to join this team as well?    



  • You are studying at an MBO level 4 study about or related to laboratory testing.
  • You have knowledge about quality organization and processes.
  • You have a customer-centric mindset and demonstrate care and concern for the stakeholders and the team. In addition, you’re collegial, helpful, accurate, proactive and attentive to detail.
  • You are proactive in continuous improvement, result-oriented and cost-conscious and are agile and able to work in cross-functional environments and cooperatively with others.
  • You can communicate clearly in English, both written and verbal.


As a modern employer, we take care of our interns. We help them find a balance between career development opportunities and personal life planning. We offer our interns a wide range of learning opportunities, a modern working environment and a competitive compensation. Bayer interns benefit from great employment conditions, such as:

  • An internship allowance of €400 per month for MBO students based on a full-time work week.
  • The opportunity to gain practical experience within a market-leading, international organization. 
  • Due to a broad scope of activities, you will get to deal with many different people and processes within Bayer Crop Science/Bayer Medical Care/ Bayer Consumer Health/ Bayer Pharmaceuticals.
  • Gaining experience in a team of enthusiastic, professional and driven colleagues.

Are you looking for an internship? Apply online by sending us your resume and cover letter. Do you have a question or do you want to learn more about the position? You can always contact Tamara Roelofse (Senior Technician Quality Testing Microbiology) via or Benie Inamahoro (Talent Acquisition Intern) via


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We do not accept any unsolicited applications and agencies. 



Do you want to work in a place where you can be just YOU?

Your unique personality, background and talents help build a strong, diverse and inclusive Bayer. 

So join us! Be You, Be Bayer.

Location: Bergschenhoek

Netherlands : Netherlands : Bergschenhoek || Netherlands : Netherlands : Enkhuizen  



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