Test Kitchen Retail Intern
Job Description:Test Kitchen Retail InternLand O'Lakes Dairy Foods division is a leading marketer of a full line of dairy-based consumer, food service and food ingredient products across the United States. Position Purpose: Opportunity to experience the role of a test kitchen professional in a food manufactures’ Test Kitchen environment. Your culinary skills and knowledge will be leveraged for the following:Recipe testing and recipe developmentExposure to developing recipe content for social channels, ex: Instagram, Facebook, website, and blogOpportunity to learn and perform test kitchen product testing proceduresUnderstand and exposure to tracking food trendsCo-create with Test Kitchen Manager summer project that has a lasting impact on departmentDuring summer – 40 hours per week Experience-Education (Required):Junior or Senior in College majoring in Consumer Food Science, Foods and Nutrition, Culinary Science, or closely related area Competencies-Skills (Required):Demonstrate a true passion and ability for cooking, baking and working with foodGood written and verbal communication skillsProvide consumer-focused, value-added knowledge, insights, and ideas to recipesInterest in the science of baking and cookingApply creative ideas and simple solutions when developing recipesThe ability to critique and provide honest feedback on a wide variety of recipesExecute performance testing including precise documentation Experience-Education (Preferred):Previous work experience in a test kitchenPrevious experience in preparing or testing recipe Land O'Lakes, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE) M/F/Vets/Disabled. The company maintains a drug-free workforce, including pre- and post-employment substance abuse testing pursuant to a Drug and Alcohol Policy. Neither Land O’Lakes, nor its search firms, will ever contact you and ask for confidential information over the phone or in email. If you receive a call or email like this, please do not provide the information being requested.Apply for this job.