Operations Intern - Summer 2017 9/15/2016

Smithfield Smithfield, VA

Company
Smithfield
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
2016-4961
AJE Ref #
576181375
Location
Smithfield, VA
Experience
Entry Level (0 - 2 years)
Job Type
Temporary

JOB DESCRIPTION

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OVERVIEW:

The Smithfield internship program offers students a paid opportunity to work in an environment that fosters real-life experiences, explores career options and applies your education. You will become a part of key management meetings and participate in meaningful projects. Our goal is to provide a working environment that not only encourages creativity, but offers equality, diversity, mutual respect and productivity. Our summer internships are typically 10 weeks.





EEO/AA INFORMATION:

Smithfield is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action (EEO/AA) Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with disability, or any other protected group status or non-job related characteristic as directed by law.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

You will have exposure and the opportunity to broaden your skills through impactful work, mentored relationships, and will gain real world exposure to different disciplines on Smithfield operations team.

QUALIFICATIONS:

* Agri Business or Food Science major preferred

* Must have completed your sophomore year in college

* Must have excellent communication skills, both written and verbal

* Must have working experience with Microsoft applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)

* Must have the willingness to learn and work in a team environment

* Must be a proactive thinker and self-motivated