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Barr Engineering Company
4300 MarketPointe Drive, Suite 200
Minneapolis, MN 55435

Phone: 952-832-2600

Fax: 952-832-2601
Toll free: 800-632-BARR (2277)
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Barr is seeking an intern to support our corporate business development staff for market research assignments. The work will include research reports for industry sectors, geographic regions, and specific client organizations for use in shaping strategies for marketing and business development. Assignments will include research, developing summary reports, and engagement with marketing teams to identify marketing strategies. Other assignments may include support for implementing components of an established digital media strategy and corporate communications efforts.

NOTE: You can find additional information on the INROADS program and qualifications at

Minimum Qualifications

  • Participant in INROADS program
  • GPA of 3.0/4.0
  • At least two semesters of market research course work
  • Ongoing enrollment in a business or marketing degree program
  • Familiarity with Microsoft Office Suite
  • Strong interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills
  • Willingness to work in a project team environment that encourages self-initiative
  • A flexible working style as required to meet deadlines and/or client needs
  • Legal authorization to work in the United States without the need for sponsorship
  • Acceptable driving record

Preferred Qualifications

  • GPA of 3.2/4.0
  • Familiarity with databases, on-line research, subscription research databases
  • Completion of at least one semester of upper division (junior/senior level) marketing or business coursework (including buyer behavior or consumer insight coursework)

Barr Engineering Co. reserves the right to consider other legitimate, non-discriminatory factors that are not specifically listed.

We require proof of eligibility to work in the United States. 
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Barr is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, color, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other lawfully protected status. 

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