Early Career

Smithfield’s future is directly connected to yours

Smithfield's college and university programs offer students and upcoming graduates an opportunity to apply the skills developed in the classroom. Our college and university programs provide real-life experience, the opportunity to gain knowledge about the company, and the ability to start building your professional portfolio. We regard every participant as a potential leader. 

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Potential Opportunities

Internships may be offered in the following areas:

  • Accounting / Finance
  • Engineering
  • Environmental
  • Feed Mills
  • Food Safety
  • Grain Procurement
  • Hog Production
  • Human Resources
  • Marketing / Sales / Business Development
  • Plant Operations
  • Quality Assurance
  • Research & Development
  • Supply Chain / Transportation / Logistics

Benefits

Interns receive competitive compensation and are eligible for many benefits. Our summer internship opportunities open in September, and you can submit a resume here to begin applying.


Benefits include the following:

  • Competitive Pay
  • Subsidized Housing Allowance or Company-Provided Housing
  • Executive Leadership Luncheon Opportunity
  • Intern Conferences and Training
  • Team Building and Social Activities

 

View Current Openings


Showing 1 - 10 of 24 jobs found

Showing 1 - 10 of 24 jobs found

ID Position Location Department Shift Last Updated
19427 Career Foundation Program (CFP) - Operations (Fall 2021 and/or Spring 2022 Graduates) Martin city (south kansas city), MO Intern/Trainee Corporate Day Shift, 1st, 2nd, or 3rd shift at Plant Locations September 26, 2022 View
23157 Career Foundation Program (CFP) - Hog Production & Feed Mill (23157)- Central Division, NC Warsaw, NC Intern/Trainee 1st Shift September 13, 2022 View
24946 INTERN - Hog Production & Feed Mill Summer COLLEGE Internship - Kenansville, NC Warsaw, NC Intern/Trainee 1st Shift September 13, 2022 View
24402 Production Intern OSU - HPD Lucerne, MO Intern/Trainee All Shifts September 13, 2022 View
24937 Summer 2023 Intern - Operations Finance - Mason City, IA Mason city, IA Intern/Trainee Corporate Day Shift, 1st, 2nd, or 3rd shift at Plant Locations September 9, 2022 View
24936 Summer 2023 Intern - Operations Finance - Junction City Junction city, KS Intern/Trainee Corporate Day Shift, 1st, 2nd, or 3rd shift at Plant Locations September 9, 2022 View
24903 Summer 2023 Intern - Tech Services Smithfield, VA Intern/Trainee Corporate Day Shift, 1st, 2nd, or 3rd shift at Plant Locations September 8, 2022 View
24905 Summer 2023 Intern - Supply Chain Smithfield, VA Intern/Trainee Corporate - Day Shift September 8, 2022 View
24904 Career Foundation Program (CFP) - Tech Services - December/Fall 2022 Graduates Smithfield, VA Intern/Trainee Corporate Day Shift, 1st, 2nd, or 3rd shift at Plant Locations September 8, 2022 View
24779 Career Foundation Program (CFP) - Engineering - May/Spring 2023 Graduates Smithfield, VA Intern/Trainee Corporate Day Shift, 1st, 2nd, or 3rd shift at Plant Locations August 29, 2022 View
24782 Summer 2023 Intern - Engineering Springdale, OH Intern/Trainee Corporate Day Shift, 1st, 2nd, or 3rd shift at Plant Locations August 29, 2022 View
24781 Career Foundation Program (CFP) - Operations - May/Spring 2023 Graduates Smithfield, VA Intern/Trainee Corporate Day Shift, 1st, 2nd, or 3rd shift at Plant Locations August 29, 2022 View
24780 Career Foundation Program (CFP) - Operations - December/Fall 2022 Graduates Smithfield, VA Intern/Trainee Corporate Day Shift, 1st, 2nd, or 3rd shift at Plant Locations August 29, 2022 View
24778 Career Foundation Program (CFP) - Engineering - December/Fall 2022 Graduates Smithfield, VA Intern/Trainee Corporate Day Shift, 1st, 2nd, or 3rd shift at Plant Locations August 29, 2022 View
24498 Career Foundation Program (CFP) - Operations Finance (Fall 2022 and/or Spring 2023 Graduates) Sioux falls, SD Intern/Trainee Corporate Day Shift, 1st, 2nd, or 3rd shift at Plant Locations August 9, 2022 View
23703 Seasonal Internship - Operations - Sioux Falls, South Dakota Sioux falls, SD Intern/Trainee All Shifts June 30, 2022 View
19410 Career Foundation Program (CFP) - Engineering (Fall 2021 and/or Spring 2022 Graduates) St. charles, IL Intern/Trainee Corporate Day Shift, 1st, 2nd, or 3rd shift at Plant Locations June 30, 2022 View
19410 Career Foundation Program (CFP) - Engineering (Fall 2021 and/or Spring 2022 Graduates) Junction city, KS Intern/Trainee Corporate Day Shift, 1st, 2nd, or 3rd shift at Plant Locations June 30, 2022 View
23102 Career Foundation Program (CFP) - Industrial Engineering Clinton, NC Intern/Trainee Corporate Day Shift, 1st, 2nd, or 3rd shift at Plant Locations June 30, 2022 View
23102 Career Foundation Program (CFP) - Industrial Engineering Sioux falls, SD Intern/Trainee Corporate Day Shift, 1st, 2nd, or 3rd shift at Plant Locations June 30, 2022 View
23185 Career Foundation Program (CFP) - Procurement Smithfield, VA Intern/Trainee Corporate - Day Shift May 6, 2022 View
22579 Production Intern OSU - HPD Newtown, MO Intern/Trainee All Shifts April 27, 2022 View
21843 Production Intern OSU - HPD Newtown, MO Intern/Trainee All Shifts February 17, 2022 View
21317 Co-Op - Operations Leadership Wilson, NC Intern/Trainee Corporate Day Shift, 1st, 2nd, or 3rd shift at Plant Locations January 17, 2022 View
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