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ARDENT MILLS LLC 2021 Intern - Operations in Lake City, Minnesota

Job Description: About Ardent Mills Welcome to Ardent Mills, a new company dedicated to helping our customers innovate and grow, with the industry's broadest range of traditional and organic flours, whole grains, customized blends and specialty products. Our ingredients are backed by unrivaled technical support, food safety solutions and the supply assurance of a coast-to-coast network of 35 community mills and blending facilities, an artisan commercial bakery and a Mobile Innovation Center. We are Ardent Mills, working with you for the good of grain. And we're looking for dynamic people to join our team. Position Purpose: The Ardent Mills Plant Intern program will provide broad exposure, training and development interns with a variety of backgrounds. Detailed objectives and individualized initiatives will be established for each participant at the beginning of the program based upon previous experiences and desired exposure. Interns will be immersed in the day-to-day business activity while partnering directly with leaders across the organization, to create an environment that fosters learning and development. In addition to professional guidance, a variety of social and business-related activities are also available for further interaction and networking amongst peers and mentors. Recognizing that candidates come in with diverse backgrounds and interests, the Intern Program has a distinct path. Operations Internship As an Operations Intern, you will gain exposure to the broader Plant Manufacturing Operations within Ardent Mills. You will work alongside team members who offer their own unique skills and ideas, allowing you to build on your knowledge and capabilities. Our Plant Manufacturing Operations Team is essential to our business, as they work together to provide safe, superior products to our customers. Interns will work in a variety of areas within our Plant Manufacturing environment, which may include; Elevator, Milling/Manufacturing, Finished Product Handling, Packaging, Load-out, Warehouse, Maintenance and Quality. A successful candidate will demonstrate strong technical skills as well as leadership behaviors aligned with Ardent Mills Values of Safety, Service, Simplicity and Trust. A successful candidate will have the following attributes: The ability to deliver results in first-time situations by inspiring others and working to earn trust every day The willingness to serve others with understanding, respect, and care and to work in a collaborative industrial environment, supporting our plan teams The ability to operate with simplicity, clarity and transparency The willingness to effectively deal with and drive change The ability to organize, prioritize and own multiple tasks while meeting and/or exceeding deadlines The ability to learn and apply new technology, with the willingness to share knowledge with others and a strong curiosity for operations The ability to organize, prioritize and own multiple tasks while meeting and/or exceeding deadlines The ability to learn and apply new technology, with the willingness to share knowledge with others and a strong curiosity for operations Above all you will be expected to carry out all your activities with reliability, integrity, compliance and in a safe, environmentally responsible, and efficient manner. Principal Accountabilities: Areas of exposure may include, but are not limited to: Participate in pillar meetings, department reviews and small group activities to ensure that work is properly integrated and that progress is on track Promotes safety and ensures a safe work environment and employee work habits Support and abide by plant rules within the work place Ability to support operations on a split or off-shift and (or) weekends as assigned Essential Functions/Requirements: Ability to support operations on a split or off-shift and (or) weekends as assigned Ability to perform work in inclement weather conditions (hot and cold) Candidate m

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