Schwan's Company Intern DC & Logistics in Marshall, Minnesota


At Schwan’s Company, we are a fast-paced, innovative team, focused on bringing delicious foods to our customers. If you’re passionate about food and creating a successful future, this is the place for you. Based in Minnesota, Schwan’s is a national, multibillion-dollar company that manufactures and markets quality foods through home-delivery, retail- grocery and food-service channels. Its many popular brands include Red Baron®, Tony's® and Freschetta® pizza, Mrs. Smith's® and Edwards® desserts, Pagoda® Asian-style snacks and Schwan's® home delivery. To learn more about Schwan's, visit

About the Program:

  • 8-week long internship program (Typically between May-August. Could become longer than 12 weeks)

  • Opportunity to work on and take responsibility for exciting, strategic projects that are relevant to your coursework with real-world applications

  • Exposure to upper level management, executives and the CEO

  • Opportunities for career growth with a well-established food company. Internships at Schwan’s often lead to full- time job opportunities upon graduation

  • A culture focused on ensuring the health, safety and well-being of its employees

  • Support and mentorship from team members who are authentic, good-natured and highly skilled Competitive wages, incentive pay and a comprehensive package of benefits (if hired on full-time)

What you will be doing -

  • Gain insight and experience in planning and execution of standard Distribution Center processes

  • Participate in process rotations (loading, unloading and shadowing supervisors)

  • Daily/weekly DC activity planning

  • Morning planning meeting

  • Standard Operating Process (SOP)for executing OB loads

  • Receive and schedule IB/OB loads

  • Computer center operations (e.g. HK, Highjump, etc.)

  • Measure success

  • How to determine good/bad performance in the DC

  • Visible audit and hard measures

  • Project assignment

  • Short assignment to improve DC productivity


  • Candidates should currently be enrolled in an undergraduate Business, Engineering or Supply Chain & Logistics or related degree program with an anticipated graduation date of December 2019 or May 2020.

  • GPA of 3.0+ preferred.

The employing subsidiaries of Schwan’s Company are Equal Employment Opportunity Employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to disability, age, race, color, religion, gender, vet status, national origin or other protected class.


Business Unit: SFC Global Supply Chain, Inc.

Req #: 18010705