at Butterball in Jonesboro, Arkansas, United States
Butterball, LLC, one of America's most iconic brands, helps consumers celebrate Thanksgiving and every day in between. Located in the thriving Raleigh-Durham, North Carolina area, our goal is to provide a diverse array of career opportunities and paths which include our farms, processing facilities and support offices.
We are the largest producer of turkey products in the U.S., and we make a lot more than Thanksgiving turkeys. Our company's measurable growth is in no small part due to our team members in North Carolina, Arkansas, Illinois, and Missouri, who each have a seat at the table to contribute to our success
Butterball, LLC, is one of America's most iconic brands and the most loved and trusted brand of turkey in the United States. Known for helping consumers celebrate Thanksgiving, Butterball also brings delicious turkey products to tables around the world every day. Located in the thriving Raleigh-Durham, North Carolina area, our business model gives us the opportunity to provide a diverse array of career opportunities and paths which include live operations, processing facilities, corporate functions and support offices. At Butterball, we aim to provide great-tasting foods that bring people together and inspire meaningful moments with the people who matter most.
Jump start your career with Butterball! Over the course of Butterball's 10-12 week Operations summer internship (June to August 2024) at our [[plant location]] 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
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 using the Butterball Way.
All participants in this program are required to have a valid drivers' license and reliable transportation to and from work.
What you already have
Undergraduates in their junior year pursuing degrees in the following areas will be considered:
Agri-Business, Animal Science, Food Science, Meat Science, Ag Leadership, Business, Supply Chain, or related field
Demonstrated participation in extracurricular activity (leadership role preferred)
Demonstrated involvement on-campus
Previous work experience of any kind preferred
This internship will be located mainly in the Jonesboro processing plant.
Intern Program Benefits:
Access to senior leadership
Sponsored events outside of work
The statements herein are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees and are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of what is required of personnel so classified. Furthermore, they do not imply or establish a contract for employment and are subject to change at the discretion of the employer.
This position is deemed Safety Sensitive for purposes of Butterball's Drug/Alcohol Screening & Testing Policy. Details will be provided to individuals who receive a conditional job offer, or upon request.
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.