Cargill Information Technology Intern 2018 in Minneapolis, Minnesota

Information Technology Intern 2018

Cargill provides food, agriculture, financial and industrial products and services to the world. Together with farmers, customers, governments and communities, we help people thrive by applying our insights and over 150 years of experience. We have 150,000 employees in 70 countries who are committed to feeding the world in a responsible way, reducing environmental impact and improving the communities where we live and work.


Internships at Cargill:

Imagine an internship where you get the chance to apply knowledge gained in the classroom to a real-life environment and then multiply that tenfold. From day one, you will be an integral part of the team. Internships are 12 weeks long, and we pride ourselves on having one of the most diverse internship programs in the industry. During the internship, you will tackle real challenges, cultivate your curiosity, have client exposure, enjoy both personal and team accomplishments and have your initiative acknowledged along the way. You will collaborate and build relationships with colleagues and clients who represent diverse work, culture and resolution styles. We look for people who want to grow, support, think and produce.

Information Technology Internship:

To gain hands on experience in real business situations and be exposed to many of Cargill’s businesses and functions during the work term. You will be given the opportunity to work as an individual contributor or in project teams where analytical skills, leadership, collaboration, inclusion, and innovation are keys to success. This is our Information Technology Intern position within Global IT.

Principal Accountabilities:

  • Internship may be in a technical or business area and can include experiences with application development, programming, project management, business analysis, network and systems management, as well as many others

  • Work will be complimented by a quality approach to supervision and mentorship. An on-going job performance assessment will be provided

  • Interns are given the opportunity to apply their skills and gain an understanding of the Cargill organization

  • Opportunity to learn more about Cargill’s diverse businesses through numerous events such as first day orientation, summer activities, volunteer events, as well as our Cargill Intern Forum Event

Internship Programming:

  • Cargill offers both housing assistance and relocation reimbursement to interns who qualify (based on mileage).

  • Internships are paid and are at least 12 weeks in duration.

  • Day–to-day transportation to and from work is the responsibility of the intern.

  • Attend Intern Forum, an event held at Cargill headquarters in Minneapolis, MN, designed to give exposure to leadership and cross-functional interns from across the U.S.

  • Opportunity to network with Cargill IT Leadership as well as other interns will be provided and encouraged.

  • Flexible, agile and focused on making an impact and delivering results for our clients.

  • Assuming excellent internship job performance and job availability, interns may be hired as full-time employees following graduation or for a second summer internship.

  • Team oriented, fast paced, and hands-on.

Job Locations:

  • Minneapolis, MN

  • Wichita, KS


Required Qualifications:

  • Currently pursuing a Bachelor's degree with a major or minor in MIS, CS, IS, or Computer Engineering or other technology discipline.

  • Right to work in the U.S. that is not based solely on possession of a student visa or a visa sponsored by a third-party employer

  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively with individuals from diverse backgrounds and cultures

  • All candidates must be geographically flexible and willing to relocate for an internship opportunity anywhere in the U.S.

  • Able to complete a 12-week internship in the summer (May/June - August 2018)

  • Must possess a high degree of initiative and resourcefulness in completing work with limited guidance

  • Must be able to complete essential functions of this job as outlined in the job description with reasonable accommodations

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Ability to demonstrate a strong aptitude for both technology and business

  • Overall 3.0 GPA preferred

  • Knowledge of basic structured programming, systems analysis and design, database design, and business concepts

  • Demonstrated analytical and technical skills

  • Ability to relate technical knowledge to job-related duties

  • Strong prioritization and problem solving skills; collaboration skills; verbal and written communication skills; and information research and gathering skills

Equal Opportunity Employer, including Disability/Vet.

Job Information Technology

Primary Location US-MN-Minneapolis

Other Locations US-KS-Wichita

Req ID: UNI05222