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.

General information

All posting locations: Latina, Latina, Italy

Job Function: 07 - Quality

Department: 07 - 05 - Quality Assurance & Control (Vendor & Manufacturing)

Date Published: 22-Sep-2022

Job Type: Student

Description & Requirements

About the Position

We have an excellent opportunity available for a recently graduated or bachelor/master student interested in making a difference at Kraft Heinz as Quality Intern. This role will be based in Plasmon Factory in Latina.  You’ll be working in a high performing team- alongside peers always trying to reach the next level.

Purpose of the job

Support the activities of quality improvement- quality control and Microbiological Laboratory

The Quality Intern will be involved in:

  • Microbiology Lab activities;
  • Quality Control: evaluation of raw materials based on sampling and inspection plans; dealing with suppliers for the management of the raw materials samples to be analyzed and related analysis certificates;
  • Quality Improvement: assessment of the risks associated with production processes.
  • Support in HACCP redaction and review;
  • Schedule the activities related the development implementation plan defined.

Qualifications
Hard Skills

  • EU Working Permit (Orientation Year Visa not included)
  • Education: graduated or graduating with full marks from University in Food Science & Technology or Microbiology;
  • IT Knowledge: strong MS Office skills (great command in Excel- Access is a plus);
  • Language Knowledge: fluent in English and Italian;
  • Knowledge of HACCP and its application.

Professional Attributes

  • Confident / Ability to give pushback

    You’re a go getter- you’re not easily thrown off your game- not even when you get resistance.

  • Ability to Simplify

We like to keep it simple. And to execute fast. Your ability to simplify will be highly appreciated- when you provide simple solutions dealing with complex challenges.

  • Analytical

We’re a very data driven company. You know how to translate complex data into a simple solution with your analytical mindset.

  • Result driven

You don’t only focus on your own results- but always do what’s best for the company.

  • Team player

Achieving results is nice but achieving results with the team is simply the best. You’re a team player- which means you’re sometimes a leader- sometimes a follower but always working towards the same common goal together with your teammates.

What we offer you

  • An ambitious employer; we only want to the best for you;
  • Always room for new ideas; if you have an excellent idea- please let us know and we can set it in action!
  • Duration: 6 months Internship
  • Location: Latina
  • Allowance: €900

Become part of a young and ambitious work environment: as a Kraft Heinz Quality Intern you’ll be the owner of your own projects and career. At Kraft Heinz- we provide the playing field. You change the game. Are you up for the challenge? If so- apply to this position!

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