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Dairy Farmers of America Summer 2022 Product Development Intern in Springfield, Missouri

Position : Summer 2022 Product Development Intern

Location : Springfield, Missouri

Requisition ID: : 12334

Primary Duties / Responsibilities:

  • Learn and assist with all product development services including pilot plant spray dryer operation, dry blending, sample prep, and ingredient inventory management.Learn and assist with sensory services including sensory concepts and application, panel preparation, data entry in Compusensesoftware or other applicable software.

  • Learn and assist Development and Application scientists with formula creation, formula adjustments, existing formula adaptation, application creation. Understand and utilize the Project Cost Management database

  • Learn and assist Research and Innovation Scientist(s) with prototyping, application creation.

  • Present weekly to the Supervising manager tasks and concepts learned

  • Officially present to management team, tasks and concepts learned after each phase of internship

  • Identify and propose to management team one Continuous Improvement project for R&D and/or Innovation Center related processes/tasks, problem solving event (A3), or other contributing project related to any of the above tasks or departments. If approved, Lead execution of the project if timeline allows.

The qualified candidate will be a junior or senior in the fall of 2022, with a degree focus in Food Science or related field.

An Equal Opportunity Employer