Yum! Brands, Inc. has over 39,000 restaurants in more than
130 countries and territories and more than 1.4 million associates
worldwide. The Company's brands - KFC, Pizza Hut and Taco Bell are the
global leaders of the chicken, pizza and Mexican-style food categories.
Pizza Hut Global, based in Plano, Texas, is a powerful
global growth engine for Yum! Brands, with more than 13,000 restaurants.
Pizza Hut is a diverse, high-return business, with over 650 new
restaurant openings in 2013. Our international business and growth is one
of the key factors that makes us truly unique in
the restaurant industry.
What makes Yum! a great place
to work? It's our people. That's why we invest in people capability so
they can make the most of their career. With a diverse workforce and
ongoing opportunities for personal and professional success, we've built
a culture that rewards and recognizes great effort while providing the
work/life balance that is so important to all of us.
R&D Internship is an opportunity to become a key member of one of
America’s top ranked restaurant brands and part of the world’s largest
restaurant company. As part of this team, you will support key
organizational objectives and gain broad, hands-on experience in the lab
and office environments. In this role, you will collaborate with the team
to develop, design, and execute experimental criteria for new ingredients
and products while leading consumer validation and executing on
decisions. Internship hours
per week: 40
Compensation: Competitive salary will be provided along with additional
Start and end
dates of internship: Flexible, May –
Pursuing an undergraduate
degree in one of several areas including Food Science, Biochemistry,
Ecogastronomy, Chemistry, Chemical
Engineering, or Marketing.
Action Driver: Strong bias
for action vs. activity and demonstrated leadership desire.
Know How Builder:
Understanding of R&D and the industry, while being an avid
Walks the Talk: Strong
interpersonal communication skills with a team oriented mindset.
Step Change Thinker:
Excellent project management skills with the ability to consistently
meet or exceed expectations.
Market: Plano Nearest Secondary
Market: Dallas Job Segment: Chemical Research, Intern, Engineer, R&D Engineer,
Chemical Engineer, Engineering, Entry Level