Intern - Quality Assurance

J. R. Simplot Company - Portage la Prairie, MB (15 months ago)

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The J.R. Simplot Company is a diverse, privately held organization, with roots firmly planted in agriculture and agriculture-related businesses. These endeavors have been around for centuries and will continue to be a vital part of the global economy. We currently have a Quality Assurance Intern position available at our facility in Portage la Prairie, Manitoba. Portage La Prairie offers friendly small-town atmosphere and nearby urban resources.

This position assists the J.R. Simplot Company's Department with responsibilities as assigned. The position is a full time, summer-long internship during the summer months.

What you will do?

The intern will work with the quality assurance teams at the Portage la Prairie plant.

Detailed responsibilities will include:
  • Assists in data analysis of projects.
  • Assists as needed on the floor and in the lab to gather data, work on projects, and other tasks as needed.
  • Participates in projects as required.
What you already have:
  • Must be currently enrolled in college/university and preferably pursuing a degree in operations, engineering, or food science/production.
  • Must have an active interest in food science and factory work.
  • A GPA of at least 3.3 is preferred
  • This position will require shift flexibility and nights/weekends might be required.
  • Must have average or above skills in excel, data analysis, and word and have an active interest in manufacturing and factory work.
  • Adheres to all standards, policies and systems as appropriate.
Disclaimer - The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified.


The position is a full time, summer-long internship during the summer months.



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