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Production Management Intern

at Hormel Foods

Posted: 10/24/2017
Job Status: Internship
Job Reference #: 5000241807406

Job Description


Production Management Intern


Company Description:


Inspired People. Inspired Food.™

Established in 1891, Hormel Foods Corporation is a $9.5 billion Fortune 500 company based in Austin, Minn. Founded upon a commitment to the highest standards of food safety and product quality, Hormel Foods continues to expand as a global maker and marketer of consumer-branded foods. Even after 125 years, Hormel Foods follows the vision of its founder to "Originate, don't imitate," and seeks out people who make that a reality. Employees at Hormel Foods are highly regarded as some of the best and brightest in the industry. A career with Hormel Foods means joining a team of more than 20,000 people dedicated to inspiring each other and bettering food for all. Learn more at www.hormelfoods.com.


Job Purpose: To gain real world experience in the successful manufacturing of food products




  • Gain exposure to the job responsibilities of a full-time Production Supervisor
  • Review production processes against the current Process Specification Summary
  • Assist Production Supervisors with information gathering to optimize performance
  • Document job descriptions for key positions, identifying major accountabilities
  • Assist with the supervision of a staff of approximately 15-30 employees
  • The position is very hands-on - supervisors are usually in the production area "on-their-feet" about 80% of the shift




  • Must graduate in December 2018, May 2019 or August 2019 and major in Business Administration, Agribusiness, Management, Operations, Industrial Management, or related field with a minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA
  • Demonstrated leadership, persuasive, initiative, analytical, and communication skills are necessary for success in this position
  • Possess a strong work ethic and an entrepreneurial spirit
  • Must be a Citizen or National of the United States, a lawful, permanent resident, or have authorization to work in the United States
  • Applicants must not now, or any time in the future, require sponsorship for an employment visa


Location and Hours:


  • Location possibilities include Austin, Minnesota; Fremont, Nebraska; or Dubuque, Iowa
  • Location is based on business needs at the time an offer is made
  • Position is full time, 40 hours per week beginning late May and ending mid-August




  • Competitive salary
  • Paid housing allowance
  • Reimbursement of all expenses incurred on the job


Application Instructions:


Please visit http://www.hormelfoods.com/careers to apply online.


Hormel Foods Corporation is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status.

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