We're hiring for our Engineering EXCEED Leadership Program!
What It Is:
EXCEED is a 12-month rotational leadership program, focused on industrial and mechanical engineering majors, designed to develop recent college graduates into future leaders at Ventura Foods. The program provides technical and management training in a challenging and collaborative environment. You’ll gain experience that will prepare you for a leadership position at Ventura Foods upon program completion.
What To Expect:
Recent graduates can expect to gain the skills they need to serve as leaders, influence strategy, and develop solutions that help strengthen and grow the company.
-Work on and lead critical projects
-Participate in offsite leadership learning & development sessions
-Gain exposure to executives
-Participate in ‘giving back’ initiatives
-Work in a fast-paced food manufacturing environment
Who It's For:
Our ideal candidates are aligned with our company values - Integrity, Customer Focus, Teamwork, Personal Ownership - and have:
-A bachelor’s degree or master’s degree
-Excellent communication and problem-solving skills
-Ability to demonstrate and practice leadership
-Strong desire to work in a challenging and hands-on environment
-Flexibility to relocate (strongly preferred)
Ventura Foods is a leading national manufacturer and marketer of branded and custom made shortenings, oils, dressings, sauces, margarines, culinary bases and pan coatings for the foodservice and retail industries. From East to West, Ventura keeps pace with the dynamic food marketplace by delivering high quality products at competitive prices. In fact, our company’s growth is fueled by long-lasting profitable partnerships that benefit all parties. We do this by meeting the challenges of an ever-changing world by applying the strengths of our commercial resources, the talents of our employees and the opportunities created by new technologies. Throughout our rich history, one thing hasn’t changed: the dedication to our customers and the consumers we are proud to serve.
Specialties: Ventura Foods foodservice brands include Mel-Fry® and Extend® High Performance Frying Oils, Marie’s® dressings, Classic Gourmet® Dressings and Culinary Bases, SunGlow® Butter Blends, Phase® and Savory® Liquid Butter Alternatives, White Cap® and Gold-n-Sweet® Pan Coatings. Licensed foodservice brands include Smart Balance® Buttery Spreads and Hidden Valley® prepared dressings. Retail brands include Marie’s® Refrigerated Dressings, Deans® Dairy Dips, LouAna® Oils and Gold-n-Soft® Margarines.