Why intern at Wilbur-Ellis?

At Wilbur-Ellis, our work matters. Wilbur-Ellis helps its customers feed millions across America and around the world. As important as this mission is, it would not be possible without the contributions from our valuable employees, many of whom started as interns. 

As a Professional Leaders of Tomorrow (PLOT) intern, you’ll have the opportunity to:

  • Make a meaningful contribution to the world
  • Help our customers achieve their ambitions
  • Collaborate with, and learn from, the best and brightest in the field
  • Cultivate new skills and tackle interesting challenges
  • Work for a company which lives by its core values—an internship at Wilbur-Ellis can lead to a long and rewarding career

Who should apply?

Internships are open to full-time college sophomores, juniors and seniors. We do, at times, consider freshmen.

What roles are available?

We offer positions in the following areas. Explore the Programs Offered section for more information.

Are internships only offered at certain times of the year?

Regular full-time, part-time and seasonal positions are offered year-round at Wilbur-Ellis. Summer internships typically run from March or May to August, depending on school schedules.

What is the deadline to apply?

While there is no deadline for applying, all internship openings will be closed once filled by the location.

Who should I contact if I have any additional questions?

Please feel free to send an e-mail to

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