Sodexo is the North American leader for Quality of Life Services. More than 125,000 Sodexo employees work to improve the quality of daily life for our 9,000 client sites and more than 15 million customers each day in North America. Sodexo partners with clients to help them attain their strategic vision by offering Quality of Life Services, including Culinary and Food Management, Engineering and Facilities Management, Housekeeping Management, Nutrition and Benefits and Reward Services.
The Sodexo Future Leaders Internship Program offers an exciting opportunity for currently enrolled college students to turn their leadership potential into valuable professional experience and get a head start on their careers.
Through practical work experience on site, the intern will acquire the management skills necessary to succeed as a Food Service Manager with Sodexo. The intern will be assigned a MENTOR and participate in professional development webinars. They will also gain practical experience in food production, administration, finance, retail, service, marketing, safety and catering management.
Finally, they will conduct peer training and assist the management team as needed. Interns are supervised by, and report to, a General Manager.
With opportunities located throughout the United States, we offer you the flexibility to select an internship in the areas where you live or are able to obtain free or affordable housing that works for you.
This full time (40 hour/week) summer internship will take place at Kennewick School District located in Eastern Washington, beginning in June, 2018.
Kennewick School District is located in Eastern Washington, 2.5 hours south of Spokane and 3.5 hours east of Portland, OR and Seattle. Over 18,000 students are enrolled in 14 elementary, 4 middle and 3 traditional high schools along with several innovative programs in four other buildings.
Sodexo has been a valued partner in Kennewick since 1988, currently managing over $6 million in annual revenues from sales in breakfast, lunch, snack, supper and ala carte sales.
Why should I apply?
Position is part of a formal internship program in professional development in the contract management services industry. Supports business units and assists in projects. Builds skills and knowledge in large corporate and team environment
Basic Education Requirement - Current college student with studies in hospitality/food management, facilities management, engineering, communications, human resources, accounting, marketing or another industry related college program.
Sodexo is an EEO/AA/Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran employer.