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Kemin Industries Kemin 2021 Summer Internship Program in Des Moines, Iowa


Position Overview

Kemin Industries is seeking summer interns in a variety of different areas. The internship will take place over the summer months, approximately 10-12 weeks, with flexible start and end dates. Most internships will be onsite at our headquarters in Des Moines, Iowa

Various areas include R&D, Engineering, Marketing, Legal/Regulatory Affairs, Human Resources, and more!

We Are Kemin

We are visionaries who see things differently and are inspired by the world around us. We have been dedicated to using applied science to improve the quality of life for over half a century. Committed to feed and food safety, Kemin maintains top-of-the-line manufacturing facilities where over 500 specialty ingredients are made for humans and animals in the global feed and food industries, as well as the health, nutrition, and textile markets. We provide product solutions and options to customers in more than 120 countries.

A privately held, family-owned and operated company, Kemin has more than 2,300 global employees and operates in 90 countries including manufacturing facilities in Belgium, Brazil, China, India, Italy, Russia, Singapore, South Africa and the United States.

What you’ll be doing:

  • Spearhead a summer project that will leave a lasting impact

  • Assist with various tasks within your team

  • Participate in department meetings and contribute ideas regularly.

  • Liaison with other departments regarding work and initiatives.

  • Identify process improvements and create standard work

  • Partake in the Kemin Summer Internship Program events and trainings.

  • Prepare and give a final presentation to Kemin Industries leadership.

What we require of you:

  • Currently enrolled as a freshman, sophomore, junior, or senior with an accredited college or university, pursuing a degree in a field relavent to your internship

  • Ability to commit to 10-12 weeks of full time employment during the months of May-August.

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills

  • A high level of passion for your field of study

What’s in it for you:

  • Robust health and wellness support- we are proud to offer an on-site fitness center, restaurant with seasonal fresh food options (and the ability to order food to bring home), and free fresh fruit in break areas- to name a few.

  • Continued learning opportunities- Kemin offers tuition reimbursement and recently launched a corporate university with online and in-person training opportunities for growth and development throughout your entire career.

  • The chance to give back to our world- Through our foundation of servant leadership, we are proud to offer ample service opportunities, including paid time off to do so. Kemin has a valued corporate partnership with both The World Food Programme and Habitat for Humanity, in addition to many local initiatives.

  • Opportunities to support our valued educators- Kemin is a proud sponsor of the Iowa Governor's Stem Advisory Council where we fund annual teacher's awards. In addition, we have a robust internship and externship program, and frequently host student tours.



LocationUS-IA-Des Moines

Posted Date7 days ago(10/13/2020 11:00 AM)

Job ID2020-6489



Position TypeIntern (Full Time)