New job National Beef Summer Intern Trainee in Missouri
National Beef Summer Intern Trainee
Company : National Beef
Salary : $800 a week
Location : Missouri
Pay range for this position is $800 per week plus a room and board per diem.
The primary goal of the intern position is for the selected individuals to learn and understand the basics of the beef business and demonstrate the skills necessary to move into a finance, accounting, marketing or boxed beef sales position within the organization following their graduation.
Gain a basic understanding of our beef plant operations, specifically the slaughter process and learning the primal / sub-primal cuts in the fabrication division. Slaughter and Fabrication training will be done “hands on” at National Beef’s processing facilities in Liberal and Dodge City, Kansas. Training will also involve working with our Quality Assurance Department learning product specifications and how they are measured. Training will also include spending time in the following areas: Feed Lots, Cattle Procurement, Case Ready Operations, Value Added, Credit / Claims, Product Scheduling, Field Marketing, Leathers Operation and our Consumer Ready Division.
Selected individuals must be willing to spend time in Liberal, KS, Dodge City, KS and Tama, Iowa with the bulk of the time being in our Kansas City, Missouri Corporate office. Applicants must have reliable transportation. Mileage will be reimbursed based on government guidelines.
- Excellent verbal and written communication skills
- Must have an agricultural based major
- Must have completed junior year but not yet started senior year of undergraduate program
- Ability to effectively organize and handle multiple tasks simultaneously
- Ability to work in stressful circumstances and handle all types of personalities and levels of authority
- Reasoning and problem solving ability
- Excellent organizational skills
- Basic computer skills
- Self starter with the willingness to work hard and learn “on the go”
National Beef is a leader in producing fresh, chilled and further processed beef products for customers in the U.S. and worldwide. We offer a variety of employment opportunities in our production, packaging, and hide tanning facilities that stretch from the western plains to the east coast. We strive to be the preferred employer in every one of those communities, whether it’s measured by the number of people employed or the good we do in the area. We invite you to join our family, wherever you call home.