Intern – Operations/Continuous Improvement (Food Group – Caldwell, Idaho)
The J.R. Simplot Company is a diverse, privately held organization, with roots firmly planted in agriculture and agriculture-related businesses. These endeavors have been around for centuries and will continue to be a vital part of the global economy. We currently have an Operations/Continuous Improvement Internship open at our North American Food Group Idaho Plant, located in Caldwell, Idaho.
What's in it for you? This Internship opportunity is designed to provide a realistic job preview and lay the solid foundation necessary for future employment within Simplot. This is your chance to learn firsthand about The JR Simplot Company and our food processing and continuous improvement business processes.
Essential Functions: This position participates in and may coordinate continuous improvement and processing activities in the facility on each shift to improve the production of finished products at target specifications in a food safe environment, to maximize operational efficiencies and to ensure the safety of all employees.
Skills/Experience Requirements: Currently enrolled or a recent graduate, from a nationally accredited educational facility/university. Capable of working full time, shift work, and weekends. Strong mathematical, verbal and written communications skills. Leadership, Coaching, Participative Management style Ability to manage Individual and Team Performance to goals, Planning, Organizing, and Self-Directed
Duration: Starting summer 2017 (3-6 months or longer depending on availability)
HOW TO APPLYInternal Simplot Candidates:Please apply via Employee Space to Job ID#3898External Candidates:Visit www.simplot.com/careersSelect Job SearchSelect Current OpportunitiesSelect All Open PositionsApply to Job ID#3898Please prepare a cover letter outlining your interest and qualifications and submit with your resume via our online application process described above.
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