Engineering Intern

Date:  Sep 11, 2023

Salisbury, MD, US, 21804

Req ID:  70234
Job Function:  College Recruitment (Interns/OMTS/LMTS)

Perdue AgriBusiness is part of Perdue Farms, a family-owned company heading into it's second century of growth and innovation. An international agricultural products and services company, we handle agricultural commodities and have a diverse portfolio of products and businesses.


Come join the team at Perdue AgriBusiness! Perdue AgriBusiness (PAB) is one of the two operating divisions of Perdue Farms. Our company portfolio generates over $6.5 billion in sales and we are among the nation’s Top 10-grain companies with a global reach through our domestic and international export operations including organic grains.  We also operate four soybean processing facilities, an edible oil refinery and specialty feed ingredients manufacturing. 


Be a part of a family company you can be proud of!  Your journey starts now!


We have an exciting opportunity for an Engineering Intern to join our team in Salisbury, MD. Perdue's 10-week Summer Internship program is designed to combine knowledge learned in the classroom with meaningful, real-world experiences.


Our Engineering Internship will provide an introduction to college students seeking a career in Engineering.

Principal and Essential Duties & Responsibilities

  • Develop an understanding of the agricultural business processes.
  • Develop an understanding of researching, developing, designing and implementation of projects.
  • Develop an understanding of best practices as it relates to project document management and best practices
  • Develop an understanding of project management techniques.
  • Develop an understanding of compliance with local, state and federal safety and environmental laws along with regulations, requirements and company policies.

Minimum Education

  • Junior or Senior currently pursuing a Bachelors degree in Engineering or related field 
  • Preferred GPA is 3.0 or higher

Experience Requirements

  • Proficient in the use of commonly used office suite programs (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.)

Environmental Factors and Physical Requirements

Must be able to work in different production environments (hot and cold). Some minor lifting may be required. Able to move freely about agricultural areas including climbing straight ladders up to 150' in height.  Exposed to external weather conditions to include rain and extreme temperatures (-15 to 90 Degrees Fahrenheit), humidity, (0 - 100%), and noise (50db to 100db).  Able to use standard office equipment including telephones, computers, copiers, etc. 



Perdue Farms, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.

Nearest Major Market: Salisbury