Danaher Corp. is a globally diversified conglomerate that designs, manufactures, and markets professional, medical, industrial, and commercial products and services. Split into three segments, the company focuses on life sciences, diagnostics, and environmental & applied solutions. They are a global science and technology innovator focusing on solving complex problems and improving quality of life around the world, and they own numerous companies across their three segments.



Looks For

Danaher looks for people who thrive in a fast-paced, results-driven culture. They drive continuous improvement through innovation, and want people who have a passion to work for the benefit of the greater good.

History of


Danaher operates as a medical company, but works to drive meaningful innovation across many industries. They work to advance protection of the environment, whether that is through sustainable packaging, protecting against contamination, and developing technology to help scientists study our oceans and work to protect them. They produce technology to improve patient treatment and care, advance scientific research and life saving treatments, ensuring freshness in consumer goods, and protecting our global water supply while promoting environmental stewardship.


Internship Programs

Danaher Summer Internship Program

Danaher’s Summer Internship Program is a 10-12 week experience that immerses students within the company. During the program, interns collaborate on and execute specific projects that are intended to strengthen their quantitative and qualitative skills. Interns also have opportunities to connect with high-level executives through networking events and undergo functional and leadership training. People that are successful within the intern program are encouraged to then pursue Early Career Development Programs; these programs are for MBA and PhD students interested in General Management, Human Resources, Operations, or STEM.

What it's like to Work at


Quick Facts

Entry-level careers:
Data / Analytics
Research & Development
Sales / Account Management
Medical Device
Office Locations
Washington DC

Internship Info

Number of interns (2022)
Preferred education level
Undergrad, Masters, MBA, and PhD students
  • Education, training, tuition, and certification reimbursement
  • Casual atmosphere


Interview Process

Interviews are generally virtual, especially during the pandemic, but in-person interviews may be asked depending on the circumstances.

1. Personality Test

This personality test can include verbal reasoning, numerical reasoning, and logical reasoning.

2. Interview(s) with Prospective Managers and Team Leaders

After the personality test, you will have either 1 or more interviews in-person or virtual with prospective managers or team leaders. You will be asked many questions being competency based.