at Butterball in Jonesboro, Arkansas, United States
Jump start your career with Butterball! Over the course of Butterball's 10-12 week Operations summer internship (June to August 2023) at our Jonesboro, Arkansas processing plant, students experience a variety of exposure to projects that support our business within Operations. The program's primary objective is to grow future leaders by providing professional development and a series of assignments in their specific area of academic and professional interest.
Although each experience is unique, all Butterball Interns will be:
Exposed to different functions and disciplines
Provided hands-on experiences and developmental training
Given opportunities to build affiliation with associate peers and interact with senior leadership
Our integrated business model gives us the opportunity to provide a diverse array of career opportunities and paths within each specified area of interest which include our live operations (farms, feed mills, hatcheries), operations (processing facilities, supply chain, planning, logistics), and support oversight (quality assurance, research and development, information technology).
Internship Candidate Profile
We recognize the value that innovative, talented problem solvers can bring to our team and are vital to our continued growth. We are looking for individuals who possess strong technical skills, balanced with personal integrity and effective communication skills. Additionally, success in our team environment requires the ability to show initiative, assume leadership, demonstrate a strong ability to work with others and get the job done - and do so the Butterball Way.
All participants in this program are required to have a valid drivers' license and reliable transportation to and from work.
Education and Experience:
Undergraduates in their junior year pursuing degrees in the following areas will be considered:
Business/Economics, Accounting or Agri-Business or related field
Demonstrated participation in extracurricular activity (leadership role preferred)
Demonstrated strong academic performance
Butterball, LLC is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to the fair and impartial treatment of all employees and applicants for employment without regard to gender, age, race, religion, color, national origin, physical or mental disability, military/veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, genetic information, marital status, parental status, pregnancy, or any other status protected by law.