QA Intern - 2021
Edina, MN 
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Job/Internship Description
Description 
SunOpta Inc. is looking for passionate and self-motivated Quality Assurance interns to join our Quality Team. Internships will last between 8 - 12 weeks based on the successful candidates' availability. Internship positions will be paid competitively.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
The intern will be a member of the QA team that brings together technical and practical knowledge to ensure the
production of high quality products by SunOpta facilities. He or she will gain insight to industry while assisting
professionals in studies and projects. Experience will include, but not be limited to, the following areas:
- Quality assurance program elements
- Utilization of quality assurance data to determine the quality of a product.
- Root cause analysis
- GMP, EMP, SOP, and SSOP
- SQF and BRC audits
- Food safety and HACCP plans
- Allergen management programs
Education:
Candidates must be working towards a Food Science and/or an appropriate degree. Chemical, Mechanical, Food, Agricultural, Bio-Chemical, and Microbiological disciplines (or equivalent) will be considered. Candidates must be in their sophomore, junior or senior year of college and working towards Food Science or an appropriate degree. Graduate students will also be considered.

Qualifications:
- Minimum cumulative GPA of 3.2
- Previous internship or work experience is strongly preferred
- Proven leadership, problem-solving, and interpersonal skills

Travel Requirements:
Travel may be required to various SunOpta locations for plant trials or other job related functions.

An Equal Opportunity Employer EOE
M/W/VET/DISABLED
 
Qualifications 
Education:
Candidates must be working towards a Food Science and/or an appropriate degree. Chemical, Mechanical, Food, Agricultural, Bio-Chemical, and Microbiological disciplines (or equivalent) will be considered. Candidates must be in their sophomore, junior or senior year of college and working towards Food Science or an appropriate degree. Graduate students will also be considered.

Qualifications:
- Minimum cumulative GPA of 3.2
- Previous internship or work experience is strongly preferred
- Proven leadership, problem-solving, and interpersonal skills

Travel Requirements:
Travel may be required to various SunOpta locations for plant trials or other job related functions.

An Equal Opportunity Employer EOE
M/W/VET/DISABLED
 
Primary Location: US-MN-Edina US Corporate Office
Work Locations: 
Edina US Corporate Office 
7301 Ohms Lane Suite 600
 Edina 55439
Job: Administrative
Organization: Corporate
Schedule: Full-time
Shift: Day Job
Employee Status: Regular
Job Type: Standard
Job Posting: Sep 21, 2020, 2:23:50 PM

The Employer is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The Employer does not discriminate in employment and no question on this application is used for the purpose of limiting or excusing any applicant's consideration for employment on a basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

 

Position Summary
Company
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Type
Full Time
Period of Employment
Open
Type of Compensation
Paid
College Credits Earned
No
Tuition Assistance
No
Required Student Status
Open
Preferred Majors
Other
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