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Engineering Intern

We’re a leader in the pet care industry, which means we’re not only ahead in volume, profit and market share, but our associates dare to Stand Taller. We innovate new products, impart new agilities into existing processes, constantly advance pet nutrition, and always pay it forward in the form of service for our communities and families. Are you up for the dare?

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If you are working toward a career in Engineering, we have an exciting internship opportunity with Nestlé Purina in Flagstaff, Arizona. Learn from our expert Engineering team while gaining valuable real-world experience in a highly automated and complex pet food manufacturing facility. Whether your focus is mechanical, process, electrical and/or project engineering, this internship will challenge you to expand your skillset and make a genuine impact.

+ Prepare specifications and develop bid scopes for contractors

+ Develop estimates and source equipment for projects

+ Create design solutions to address areas of opportunity in accordance with engineering standards pertaining to safety, sanitation and production impact

+ Assist in supervising contractors and maintenance personnel on capital upgrades and projects

+ Contribute to team effort by engaging in Nestlé Continuous Excellence (NCE) activities to drive results

+ Engage in a safe and healthy work environment


+ Must be a college student of Engineering who is preferably entering senior year in the fall of 2024

+ Must be available to sustain up to a one-year internship commitment (spring 2024 to spring 2025)

+ Must be available to work a minimum of 20 hours per week on-site at the Flagstaff manufacturing facility


+ Experience with AutoCAD is preferred but not required

The approximate hourly pay for this position is $26.02. Please note that the pay range provided is a good faith estimate for the position at the time of posting. Final compensation may vary based on factors including but not limited to background, knowledge, skills, and abilities as well as geographic location of the position.



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To our veterans and separated service members, you're at the forefront of our minds as we recruit top talent to join Nestlé. The skills you've gained while serving our country, such as flexibility, agility, and leadership, are much like the skills that will make you successful in this role. In addition, with our commitment to an inclusive work environment, we recognize the exceptional engagement and innovation displayed by individuals with disabilities. Nestlé seeks such skilled and qualified individuals to share our mission where you’ll join a cohort of others who have chosen to call Nestlé home.

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