Hormel Foods recognized as having one of the nation’s top 100 internship programs

Hormel Foods Corporation announced today that the company was recently recognized by Vault as having one of the nation’s top 100 internship programs. The company’s award-winning internship program, ranked 59th, was recognized in the categories of Best Internships for Engineering; Sales, Marketing and Communications; and Retail and Consumer Products.

Vault surveyed more than 13,300 interns in summer 2023, asking them to rate their experiences in specific areas:

  • Career development (including four separate ratings for training and mentoring, quality of assignments, real-life experience, networking opportunities).
  • Employment prospects (opportunity to obtain a full-time job with this organization).
  • Quality of life (company culture, hours, work-life balance, flexibility).
  • Compensation.
  • Diversity (including four separate ratings for diversity with respect to women, racial and ethnic minorities, LGBTQ+ individuals and other underrepresented groups).
  • Interview press (application process, requirements, number of interviews).

Amy Sheehan, director of talent acquisition at Hormel Foods stated that the company has a long-standing track record of hiring interns to full-time positions following their graduations.