Student Careers Program

Saturday, July 11, 2020

Scroll down to view the program schedule as well as current job and internship opportunities!

Sponsorships: Participation in the Student Careers Program is free to MPF Diamond, Platinum, Gold and Silver-level sponsors and those who contributed to the LCA fund. Other companies are welcome to become a sponsor and participate as well. If interested, please fill out the form below or contact ldurben@midwestpoultry.com.

Company/Farm Sponsorship Form

GENERAL SCHEDULE (subject to change as needed)

8:00-9:00 am –Opening Session/Career Exploration Panel

9:00-9:30 am – Networking Exercise with agribusinesses at each table

9:30 am – 12:00 pm – Interviews as scheduled and time to explore the MPF Exhibit Halls on the Lower Level 

11:00 am -12:30 pm | 2ND FLOOR COMMON AREA – Lunch provided for students 

12:30-1:30 pm – Trends in Food and Agriculture Panel

1:45-4:30 pm | Career Preparation Presentations (soft skills; networking 101; career preparation; and talking about agriculture issues) 


View Participating Sponsors’ Job Listings 

COMPANY NAMECONTACT NAME / EMAILJOB/INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITY
Daybreak FoodsContact: Jillian TheilerIndustry Engineer Internship
Daybreak FoodsContact: Jillian TheilerProcessing Engineer Internship
Daybreak FoodsContact: Jillian TheilerQuality Internship
Daybreak FoodsContact: Jillian TheilerRotational Internship
Daybreak Foods Contact: Jillian TheilerSafety Internship
Select GeneticsContact: Amanda Villalpando / 417-678-5023Assistant Hatchery Manager (Iowa)
Select GeneticsContact: Amanda Villalpando / 417-678-5023Assistant Hatchery Manager (Virginia)
Select GeneticsContact: Amanda Villalpando / 417-678-5023Manager Trainee (Illinois)
Select GeneticsContact: Amanda Villalpando / 417-678-5023Manager Trainee (North Carolina)
Life-Science InnovationsContact; Jeanna O’Neill / 320-222-9747

Sales Development Representative (Willmar, Minnesota)

Arm & HammerContact: Xandra Smith

Various internships (Wisconsin)


Students: Have questions? Submit your name and email (below) to be added to our email list to request additional information.

2020 Diamond, Platinum & Gold Sponsors

  • Best Veterinary Solutions
  • Farm Credit Services of America
  • Georgia Poultry Equipment Co.
  • MWI Animal Health