General information

All posting locations: Amsterdam, , Netherlands

Job Function: 06 - Manufacturing

Date Published: 30-Nov-2022

Ref #: R-60768

Description & Requirements

Kraft Heinz Manufacturing/ Engineering intern

We have two excellent opportunities available for enthusiastic Bachelor/Master's students who are interested in making a difference in Manufacturing at Kraft Heinz. The positions are a part of our International zone and Global operations and report directly to the Head of Manufacturing Performance International or the Head of Global Manufacturing respectively.

The Position

Within this internship- we provide the opportunity to explore many aspects of Manufacturing through different functions- such as:

  • Maintenance & Reliability
  • Safety & Sustainability
  • Production Management
  • Supply Chain
  • Material Process improvement

Tasks throughout the various roles

These are global internships based in the heart of the business district of Amsterdam- which requires partners’ interaction across all business units in the company.

Some of the main responsibilities include:

  • Management of data collection for Manufacturing important metric activities at the sites globally.
  • Analyzing data to validate cost vs benefit.
  • Be responsible for data accuracy.
  • Optimizing interval time between the maintenance activities.
  • Support the digital manufacturing agenda.
  • Work on various exciting projects in the manufacturing field.


Job requirements:

  • You are enrolled at a European university for at least 50% of the duration of the internship.
  • You are at the end of your bachelor- or in your master’s degree:
  • Education: Engineering / Supply Chain / Project Management/ Computer Science/ Econometrics.
  • You have good knowledge of the English language- both written and spoken.

NOTE: EU working rights are required! (Either you have EU Citizenship or you are studying in the Netherlands).

Kraft Heinz does NOT provide a working Visa

Professional Attributes:

  • Eagerness to learn about Manufacturing and Performance in an international- fast-paced environment
  • Computer proficiency: including Microsoft Office Excel (advanced) and PowerPoint.
  • Communication Skills: At Kraft Heinz- you’ll easily be exposed to senior management- no matter your level. Therefore- it’s important you have excellent communication skills- to deal with all kinds of different partners.
  • Ability to Simplify: Your simplification will be highly appreciated when you provide simple solutions to dealing with complex challenges.
  • Analytical: We’re a very data-driven company. You can translate complex data into a simple solution with your analytical mentality.
  • Project management skills: Time management has no secrets for you. You’re organized- structured- and you know how to bring multiple projects to a successful ending within the given timeframe.
  • Team player: Self-motivated- flexible- and a great teammate who likes to work with people within a multicultural environment

Recruitment process:

  • CV selection based on eligibility requirements such as EU working rights
  • Online cultural fit assessment in the form of games - Pymetrics
  • Online video round - Pymetrics
  • Online Screening Interview
  • Online Hiring manager interview
  • Amazing internship opportunity that can kickstart your career!

Note: The recruitment process can take 4/6 weeks in total

What we offer you

Program start date: January 2023/February 2023.

Location: Amsterdam

Duration: 6 months.

Allowance: 625 euros per month (40hrs- 5 days)

  • Full reimbursement of travel expenses
  • A company-provided laptop
  • Reimbursement to enhance your work from home environment.
  • Become a part of a close intern community as well as a young and ambitious work environment (including online)

Hybrid Policy:

Kraft Heinz has recently transitioned to a hybrid way of working- which means that we work 60% of the week in the office and 40% from home.

Exclusively remote work is not an option.

Please note that you need to relocate to the Netherlands for the internship.

Equal Opportunity Employer

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race- religion- color- national origin- gender- sexual orientation- age- marital status- veteran status- or disability status. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process- perform essential job functions- and receive other benefits and privileges of employment.


If you have any questions regarding these positions or the recruitment process- please feel free to contact:

About Us

The Kraft Heinz Company is one of the largest food and beverage companies in the world, with eight $1 billion+ brands and global sales of approximately $25 billion. We’re a globally trusted producer of high-quality, great-tasting, and nutritious foods for over 150 years. Our brands are truly global, with products produced and marketed in over 40 countries. These beloved products include condiments and sauces, cheese and dairy, meals, meats, refreshment beverages, coffee, infant and nutrition products, and numerous other grocery products in a portfolio of more than 200 legacy and emerging brands.

No matter the brand, we’re united under one vision: To sustainably grow by delighting more consumers globally. Bringing this vision to life is our team of 39,000+ food lovers, creative thinkers, and high performers worldwide. Together, we help provide meals to those in need through our global partnership with Rise Against Hunger. We also stand committed to responsible, sustainable practices that extend to every facet of our business, our consumers, and our communities. Every day, we’re transforming the food industry with bold thinking and unprecedented results. If you share our passion – and are ready to create the future, build a legacy, and lead as a global citizen – there’s only one thing to do: join our table and let’s make life delicious!

Our Culture of Ownership, Meritocracy and Collaboration

We're not afraid to think differently. Embrace new ideas. Dream big. We empower our people at every level – from entry-level intern to senior leader – to own their work. We share a responsibility to think like Owners – to be mindful of the collective and sustained success of Kraft Heinz – which we apply to every situation, every day.

As part of Kraft Heinz, you're supported to grow and achieve. You’re expected to bring your authentic self to work every day, to lead with humility, and drive outstanding performance at every level – and you’ll be rewarded. You’re given opportunities to leave a mark and build a legacy. But you won’t do it alone. You’re supported by passionate teammates along the way, and our collective, collaborative spirit fuels our incredible progress.

Kraft Heinz is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Underrepresented Ethnic Minority Groups/Women/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity and other protected classes.