Substantial opportunities. Superior lifestyle.
Create vaccines that enable Companion Animals to thrive. Provide treatments to keep large animals healthy. And help to ensure sustainable and safe food supplies for people around the globe. These are just some of the results we achieve at the Merck Manufacturing Division in Worthington, Minnesota, and your work can have the same kind of impact.
We are part of Merck Animal Health, a global, research-driven company that develops, manufactures and markets a wide array of veterinary medicines and services to prevent, treat and control disease among Livestock and Companion Animals. As an organization, our primary objective is to promote the Science of Healthier Animals®.
This USDA- and EU-certified site supports worldwide markets. With core technologies that include fermentation, mammalian cell propagation and filling and lyophilization, we produce encompass viral 1 and bacterial antigens used in freeze-dried live and inactivated vaccines for swine, poultry, equine, ruminant and companion animals.
Whether you specialize in process engineering, technical operations, quality control, marketing, maintenance/utility engineering, packaging or another vital area of biotech or animal health, bring your skills to the Merck Manufacturing Division in Worthington, Minnesota, and let your abilities be felt on a global scale.
Located in the southwestern-most territory of Minnesota, Worthington is home to more than 12,500 residents who enjoy scenic nature, outdoor recreation and an excellent quality of life. We may be living in a world of our own, but we’re still within driving distance of major metro areas.
Central to our community is the 880-acre Lake Okabena and the many outdoor recreational attractions that have sprung up around it. The people of Worthington enjoy more than their share of well-tended parks and biking trails; as well as opportunities to golf, fish, play tennis, soccer and hockey; and explore our truly great outdoors. Those who appreciate shopping and fine dining will find plenty of retail stores, including popular name brands and a selection of more than 30 restaurants.
Families thrive here because we have highly rated schools, an array of churches for people of various faiths, and the calendar is dotted with annual events. The Windsurfing Regatta & Music Festival, International Festival, King Turkey Day, Unvarnished Music Festival and Holiday Parade are among our most popular social gatherings.