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General Business Intern/Co-Op 


Pine River is seeking an enthusiastic and driven business intern to join the team. As a member of Pine River, you will gain experience in all aspects of a small business and determine what areas you would like to learn more about or take ownership of. This is an all-encompassing small business experience where you will get hands on experiences with all facets of the operation.


The Co-Op Experience Video

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Job Duties / Areas of Focus

  • Be knowledgeable of basic manufacturing and warehouse job functions.

    • Provide back up or support during seasonal peaks.

    • Use this knowledge to be effective in other support areas throughout the internship

  • Warehousing activities and policies:

    • Home location management , FIFO, preventive control processes, order picking, and ingredient setup/staging

  • Supply Chain value chain: Ordering, Receiving, Inventory analysis, etc…

  • Accounting Function: Payable processing, monthly reporting, cost analysis, check processing

  • Human Resources:

    • Hiring, annual evaluations, coaching based on performance, vacation approvals, employee investigations, annual survey and analysis of morale trends.

  • Manufacturing supervision and support.

    • Give feedback to employees relative to their performance

    • Assist with break times by performing jobs during employee breaks

  • Conduct environmental & finished product testing

    • Administering corrective actions as needed

  • Auditing and assisting with Pine River’s Food Safety Program, SQF system, and its regulatory compliance.

    • Ensuring all employees maintain a clean work environment and follow proper cGMPs

  • Create and assist with updating standards and training documents

  • Assist and update in Sanitation documentation:

    • SSOPs (Sanitation Standard Operating Procedures)

    • MSS (Master Sanitation Schedules)



  • Strong communication skills

  • Sense of urgency

  • Punctuality

  • Detail oriented

  • Desire and flexibility to learn a wide range of skills and tasks


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