In Uruguay, Marfrig opens its doors to student who want to start their careers. To support this effort, it maintains an agreement with the Technical Education Council - Universidad del Trabajo del Uruguay (CETP-UTU), through which it hires interns.
The division also maintains agreements with the Technological University of Uruguay (UTEC) and Universidad de la República (UDELAR).
The Trainee Program in Uruguay recruits young professional and fosters leadership development in-house.
Over the course of six months, participants are accompanied by tutors and receive training in various areas of Marfrig’s plants.
At the end of the program, they are given the challenge of developing a project linked to the Company’s objectives. In the last edition (2016), 1,015 applications were submitted, from which nine young professionals were selected.