Plant Operations Internship is a hands-on internship that is heavily engaged in day-to-day production activities manufacturing millions of pounds of beef on an annual basis. You will work with experienced employees to learn all aspects of either Harvest (Barn, Hide-On, Hide-Off, and Variety Meats) or Fabrication (Boning and Packaging) while developing managerial based skills. A few learning opportunities include:
Working alongside supervisors and employees in various departments to learn and understand daily production operations
Identifying trends and making recommends improving plant processes and operations
Partnering with management to develop and implement actions that protect company assets and profitability or set policies and procedures
Developing management skills while leading and motivating others
Interpreting, applying, and/or enforcing company policies, programs, rules, regulations, and safety rules in support of departmental and corporate goals for safety, quality, and production
Active involvement in employee safety, food quality, and humane handling to ensure successful operations
Completing projects assigned by your mentor
NOTE: This description is not intended to be all-inclusive. An employee may perform other related duties to meet the ongoing needs of the organization; these duties are considered marginal.
Must be able to work in the United States without sponsorship.
Must have completed your Junior year at a credited College or University.
Maintain a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher.
Have the desire and ability to work well both independently and cross functionally.
Are willing to engage others through strong communication and leadership skills.
Are an inquisitive individual that has a desire to gain knowledge through experience.
Ability to perform all duties required in both office and manufacturing environments wearing proper PPE.
Have reliable transportation to and from working location.
In return, at American Foods Group you will find a winning culture that will invest in you and your future. A few perks and experiences you will gain:
Earning a competitive wage.
Provided housing at no cost to you.
The opportunity to become exposed and develop knowledge and skills associated with the food processing business.
Thrive in a teamwork environment, honing interpersonal skills, and formulate potential career opportunities.
Manage various projects throughout the internship that are specific to your declared discipline.
Earn academic credits though a supervised educational internship (if applicable).
Learn specifically about American Foods Group and gain real work experience that you cannot achieve in the classroom.
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