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Sodexo Future Leader Interns - Food

Job category: Intern

Job ID: 69624


Posted: 23-Feb-2018

Are you creative and driven? Then Sodexo may have the ideal Food Service

Internship opportunity for you! (FULL TIME - 40 HOURS/WEEK)

This Summer Internship will run June 4th, - August 10th, 2018


Sodexo Universities is seeking a SUMMER Food Service Intern to work in all areas of food service operations at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University in Daytona Beach, FL! This position supports the on-campus dining team daily with retail, resident dining and catering operations.  Embry-Riddle is the world's largest, fully accredited university specializing in aviation and aerospace. Sodexo manages 11 food service units including Starbucks, Chick Fil A, Freshens, Einsteins Bros Bagels, and an all you can eat buffet.


In this role, the Food Service Intern will interact with internal team members, client stakeholders and customers. This person will have a high level of customer contact and and must be comfortable assuming a leadership position during service and events. This position requires strong customer service skills and excellent verbal and written communication skills.  Some prior food service experience is a plus!


The successful candidate will be paid $12.50/hr and will work 40 hours per week.  


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. Sodexo does not offer housing to interns at this time.


This FULL TIME (40 hour/week) Summer Internship will take place at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University in Daytona Beach, FL.



Why should I apply?

  1. Gain valuable industry experience working with leaders in the hospitality field while being paid $12.50 an hour
  2. Professional development workshops in the areas of  Communication, Networking and Interviewing Skills
  3. Mentoring from a Sodexo manager


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.