Home / Careers / Our workplace / ongoing training

Ongoing Training

Ongoing Training

Discover Your Potential

Jennie-O Turkey Store believes in investing and developing the skills and abilities of its Team Members. We'll provide you with the assistance to develop skills that will advance your career and enhance your job performance, including: communications; critical thinking and decision making; interpersonal skills; management development; and the assistance to work towards your CPA, CPE or MBA.  Highlighted below is a specific training program from each of these categories.

Communications

Presentations That Deliver

A practical, intensive workshop empowering participants to speak with clarity, impact and persuasion while delivering a successful presentation.

Leading Purposeful and Productive Meetings

Designed to provide group leader techniques and skills for effectively guiding a work session to achieve a quality and timely outcome.

Critical Thinking & Decision Making

Meat Science Training

Gives participants an understanding of the science behind the processing side of Jennie-O Turkey Store’s business.

Interpersonal Skills

Dale Carnegie Seminar

Offers participants an opportunity to develop and apply interpersonal skills and human relations skills into a coaching and leadership process.

Management Development

Leadership Intelligence—Using 360-Degree Feedback

Participants receive their 360-Feedback reports, learn how to interpret the feedback, and set development goals.

Daniel, Production Supervisor

Daniel, Production Supervisor

"I would highly recommend Jennie-O Turkey Store as an employer who doesn't turn their back to veterans, but welcomes Soldier-Citizens for employment and works with them."

Flag Presentation

Flag Presentation

Two of our soldiers returned from leave with a unique gift in honor of the support offered to them by the company and the community. They presented the company with an American flag that flew over the skies of Baghdad, Iraq during Operation Iraqi Freedom. 

Curt, Corporate Quality Assurance Sanitarian

Curt, Corporate Quality Assurance Sanitarian

"As a veteran, when I compare what options I had to advance in my career in the military to the opportunities I have to advance my career while working for Jennie-O Turkey Store, there is no comparison. As you grow in your area of responsibility, doors are always opening throughout all ranges of positions. The team member that has the best qualifications, regardless of seniority, will get the job."

Veteran Career Fair

Veteran Career Fair

Jennie-O Turkey Store participates in local Veteran Career Fairs to actively recruit veterans and military spouses.

Jennie-O Turkey Store named a Yellow Ribbon Company

Jennie-O Turkey Store named a Yellow Ribbon Company

Jennie-O Turkey Store along with Hormel Foods, was recognized with the Beyond the Yellow Ribbon award by the Minnesota Department of Military Affairs. This award recognizes the company for its long tradition of supporting American troops, both in peacetime and war.