Internship Program


Q: How can I apply for a Wayne Farms internship?

A: Students must apply online to be considered. This is a highly selective program, and offers will be made to the most qualified candidates.

Q: Am I eligible for an internship with Wayne Farms?

A: Qualifications will vary based on the business function and proposed project. Refer to the job description of the internship to determine your eligibility.

Q: Will I be paid for my internship?

A: Yes, interns are paid a competitive hourly rate based on experience, and the level of degree you are pursuing.

Q: Does Wayne Farms assist with living expenses?

A: On a case by case basis, Wayne Farms may assist with a subsidized housing allowance. The amount is based on the student’s need to relocate, and the area in which they relocate.

Q: I am going to be traveling to different Wayne Farms facilities throughout my internship, will Wayne Farms assist with my travel expenses?

A: Costs incurred while traveling on business are reimbursable.

Q: Where will I be working?

A: Internships can be based out of any of the complex locations throughout the Southeast: Alabama, Arkansas, Georgia, or North Carolina.

Q: Will my internship turn into a full time opportunity?

A: The goal of the Wayne Farms internship program is to identify future leaders to take on full-time opportunities upon graduation.

Q: When will I know if I have received an internship with Wayne Farms?

A: Internships are typically posted in the November/December time frame. Interviews take place and offers are extended on a rolling basis from January to March. The majority of internships will be filled prior to March.

Wayne Farms Careers - Internship BenefitsIntern Benefits

  • Summer Bridge Event: Team building and social activities with current Wayne Farms Management Trainees.
  • A highly qualified leader who will serve as your Internship Sponsor.
  • Regular feedback is provided with the intention of facilitating improvement of job performance.
  • Project presentations and social activities with Executive Leadership.
  • Opportunity to advance to full-time opportunities within the Wayne Farms family.