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Nestle | Freehold, NJ
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Job Description

Job Number 18000635

Company Nestle USA

Location Freehold, New Jersey

The Factory Technical & Production (T&P) Co-Op Program builds the participant's breadth of understanding in Technical &Production by providing real work experience through project-based assignments. This training program is designed to attract talented and ambitious college students with strong analytical, problem solving, and communications skills who demonstrate curiosity and a willingness to learn. Students should have a genuine desire to work in a manufacturing environment after graduation.

The program includes learning opportunities via structured and unstructured learning activities, formal training opportunities through Nestlé University, networking opportunities and mentoring.


This program is designed to provide benefits to program participants, their managers, and to the company in alignment with its strategic mission and objectives. Benefits for each include:

Co-Op Participant

* A solid understanding of core business and manufacturing processes in a large consumer packaged goods (CPG) company.
* Exposure to key areas of Technical & Production within Nestlé USA.



* Working towards an undergraduate degree in the areas of Engineering, Food Science, Operations Management (Production), SH&E, Quality, Biological Sciences, Microbiology, Food Science, Organic Chemistry, or other relevant fields
* Junior or Senior Status
* Interested in working in a factory environment
* Work Visa sponsorship is not offered for this position

Preferred Requirements:

* GPA of 3.0 or above

Knowledge and Skills:

* Strong communication, analytical, organizational, and leadership skills
* Possesses a continuous improvement mindset and strong problem solving skills
* Must have exceptional time management skills and be able to handle multiple requests and projects at one time.
* Possess the ability to work off hours to support a 24 hour operation
* Excellent interpersonal relationship builder; with the ability to relate to all levels of people and be able to thrive in a team environment
* Must possess a positive, "can-do" attitude and willingness to learn
* A self-starter with a focus on results

The Nestlé Companies are equal employment and affirmative action employers and looking for diversity in qualified candidates for employment.

About Nestle

Nestlé Waters North America is a subsidiary of Paris-based Nestlé Waters S.A., the world's largest bottled water company. Nestlé Waters S.A. serves customers in 140 countries with 70 well-known bottled water brands and is, in turn, a subsidiary of the world's largest food company, Nestlé, S.A. Since 1976, Nestlé Waters North America has become the nation's largest bottled water company. Five of the top ten brands sold in the U.S. are Nestlé Waters North America brands. Our brands include 7 regional brands: Arrowhead®, Poland Spring®, Deer Park®, Zephyrhills®, Ozarka®, Ice Mountain® and Calistoga®. We also import Perrier®, Vittel®, S. Pellegrino® and Acqua Panna® brands from Europe, as well as Aberfoyle® and Montclair® from Canada. Each brand has its own distinctive character, sources and heritage.