Seneca Foods is one of North America's leading providers of packaged fruits and vegetables with facilities located throughout the United States. Our high quality products are primarily sourced from over 2,000 American farms. Seneca holds the largest share of of the retail private label, food service, and export canned vegetable markets, distributing to over 90 countries. Products are also sold under the brands of Libby's, Aunt Nellie's, READ, Seneca Farms, Green Valley, CherryMan, Paradise, Pennant, and Seneca labels, including Seneca snack chips. Seneca also provides vegetable products to other companies under various co-pack arrangements.
Seneca Foods is North America's leading provider of packaged fruits and vegetables, with facilities located throughout the United States. Its high quality products are primarily sourced from over 2,000 American farms.
Our mission at Seneca Foods Corporation is to feed the world safe and nutritious products that are valued and enjoyed by families everywhere. We are committed to providing healthy and affordable fruits and vegetables, giving consumers the best nutritional value possible.
Agricultural Intern-Summer 2021 Internships are through our Pack season, June-November, but are flexible with school schedules.
Qualifications: Background in Ag Business, Farm Management or related experience.
Training/Internship Plan Outline:
Skills building in crop management, weed control, and record keeping.
Skills building in organizational skills, time management and procurement of raw product from a grower base to meet plant production goals.
Look for opportunities to reduce costs and enhance overall operations. Study procedures and make recommendations for improvement.
Assist Field Representative with day to day management of field operations.
Communication skills with land owners, growers, equipment dealers, and material suppliers.
Other duties as assigned.
Seneca Foods Corporation is committed to providing equal opportunity for all, through a positive and continuing affirmative action program. No employee or applicant will be discriminated against because of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, military and/or veteran status or any other Federal or State legally protected classes. Seneca Foods Corporation will make reasonable accommodations for known physical or mental limitations of otherwise qualified employees and applicants with disabilities unless the accommodation would impose an undue hardship on the operation of our business. If you are interested in applying for an employment opportunity and feel you need a reasonable accommodation under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), please contact us at ADA@senecafoods.com or call 315-926-8100.
Nearest Major Market: Hutchinson Nearest Secondary Market: Glencoe