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Commercial & Technical Systems Intern - Pet Nutrition (Dallas, TX or KansasCity, MO - preferred)

Company: Wilbur-Ellis Company
Location: Wathena
Posted on: November 25, 2022

Job Description:

DescriptionGeneral Purpose and Scope of Position:
As a commercial and technical systems intern, your expertise will allow you to deliver customer-centered solutions by collaborating with cross-functional business partners including sales, production, procurement, and laboratory services. Leveraging your technical skills, you'll make a direct impact on the business to help our pet & rendering partners flourish. Along the way, you'll be guided by our deep-rooted culture and have the support and tools you need to do your job, learn, grow, and succeed.
Key Skills and Abilities Include:

  • Pursuing a B.S., MS, or Ph.D. in a technical field (feed science, engineering, construction management, technical systems management, Ag business & Operations)
  • Strong technical communication skills
  • Ability to work hands-on in plant operations setting
  • Ability to multi-task in a fast-paced and changing work environment
  • Interest in implementation and oversight of company policy of food safety & worker safety
  • Knowledge of pet food ingredients and liquid application technology for manufacturing facilities is preferred

    Key Personal Attributes Include:

    • You are scientifically curious with the ability to develop, execute and draw conclusions from in-field results with support from your supervisor
    • Hands-on experience with building technical systems or experience designing systems in a manufacturing environment
    • You can create well-written reports and presentations to articulate results
    • You have knowledge of feed ingredients, feed processing & feed operations
    • You are tenacious, dedicated, and thrive working with ownership, autonomy, and a healthy dose of competition
    • A relationship-building individual that can communicate strong production organizational skills
    • Connecting effectively with suppliers, customers, and co-workers
    • Partnering with others to achieve the same goal
    • Enthusiasm in creating a positive attitude in the work environment

      Specific Responsibilities and Key Deliverables Include:

      • You will complete projects that encompass all aspects of customer-facing solutions including application engineering, application system designs, technical sales presentations, commercial sales process, and presenting final results
      • You will help manage a systems engineering pipeline and provide technical support that enables the business to meet financial targets
      • Driving the development of new liquid application systems and solutions for pet food and rendering customers
      • Validating the efficacy of the current application technology and providing research technical bulletins
      • Executing new system designs and business processes for customer-facing installations, presentations
      • Qualifying new vendors, equipment, and designs as part of product development, customer support, and cost savings

        Compensation and Benefits?

        • Competitive hourly wage based on experience and other factors

          Wilbur-Ellis is a company you can be proud to call your employer
          Wilbur-Ellis markets and distributes agricultural products, animal feed, specialty chemicals, and food ingredients. A privately held and consistently profitable company, we employ more than 4,000 people throughout North America and Asia-Pacific.
          Wilbur-Ellis is for and about people
          Wilbur-Ellis has enjoyed over 100 years of success and growth, all thanks to our people. Our employees are both leaders and team players who thrive on creativity, entrepreneurial spirit, and a dedication to quality work, our customers, and each other.
          Wilbur-Ellis invests in the industry's best workforce
          Wilbur-Ellis invests heavily in our employees by offering skill development and training, competitive compensation and benefits, and a tradition of promoting from within for a broad range of career opportunities. And we foster a supportive, people-first work environment.

          Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

          The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor's legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)

Keywords: Wilbur-Ellis Company, Saint Joseph , Commercial & Technical Systems Intern - Pet Nutrition (Dallas, TX or KansasCity, MO - preferred), Other , Wathena, Missouri

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