Hormel Foods Corporation Production Management Intern in Dubuque, Iowa

Production Management Intern

To save time applying, Hormel Foods does not offer sponsorship of job applicants for employment-based visas for this position at this time.

Company Description:

Inspired People. Inspired Food.™

Hormel Foods Corporation, based in Austin, Minn., is a global branded food company with over $9 billion in annual revenues across more than 80 countries worldwide. Its brands include SKIPPY®, SPAM®, Hormel® Natural Choice®, Applegate®, Justin's®, Wholly Guacamole®, Hormel® Black Label®, Columbus® and more than 30 other beloved brands. The company is a member of the S&P 500 Index and the S&P 500 Dividend Aristocrats, was named one of "The 100 Best Corporate Citizens" by Corporate Responsibility Magazine for the 10th year in a row, and has received numerous other awards and accolades for its corporate responsibility and community service efforts. In 2016, the company celebrated its 125th anniversary and announced its new vision for the future -- Inspired People. Inspired Food.™ -- focusing on its legacy of innovation. For more information, visit www.hormelfoods.com and http://csr.hormelfoods.com/.

Job Purpose: To gain real world experience in the successful manufacturing of food products


  • Gain exposure to the job responsibilities of a full-time Production Supervisor

  • Review production processes against the current Process Specification Summary

  • Assist Production Supervisors with information gathering to optimize performance

  • Document job descriptions for key positions, identifying major accountabilities

  • Assist with the supervision of a staff of approximately 15-30 employees

  • The position is very hands-on - supervisors are usually in the production area "on-their-feet" about 80% of the shift


  • Must graduate in December 2019, May 2020 or August 2020 and major in Business Administration, Agribusiness, Management, Operations, Industrial Management, or related field with a minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA

  • Demonstrated leadership, persuasive, initiative, analytical, and communication skills are necessary for success in this position

  • Possess a strong work ethic and an entrepreneurial spirit

  • Must be a Citizen or National of the United States, a lawful, permanent resident, or have authorization to work in the United States

  • Applicants must not now, or any time in the future, require sponsorship for an employment visa

Location and Hours:

  • Location possibilities include Austin, Minnesota; Osceola, Iowa; or Dubuque, Iowa

  • Location is based on business needs at the time an offer is made

  • Position is full time, 40 hours per week beginning late May and ending mid-August


  • Competitive salary

  • Paid housing allowance

  • Reimbursement of all expenses incurred on the job

Application Instructions:

Please visit http://www.hormelfoods.com/careers to apply online.

Hormel Foods Corporation is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status.

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