Operations Intern

Intern - Austin, TX

We are seeking enthusiastic and ambitious individuals to join our summer internship program for 8 weeks in Austin, Texas. As an intern with us, you will gain hands-on experience while working alongside your dedicated mentor and building connections with various other team members.

Our program offers a dynamic opportunity designed to provide you with real-world experience where you will be able to further your knowledge and education. You will have the chance to learn all about the on-demand delivery industry, our company culture, and build your portfolio with tangible work and results. 

As an Operations Intern, you will contribute to quality operations and continuous improvement initiatives for the business. You will work cross-functionally to better understand and improve customer experiences with Favor and assist with programs and change management projects across the Runner (that’s what we call Favor delivery drivers) community and H-E-B home delivery business. We believe in providing our interns with exposure to various aspects of the business to help develop a well-rounded skill set. Your responsibilities may include key projects, research, data analysis, and assisting with the day-to-day operations of the team. 

This is a paid, full-time, hybrid internship in Austin, Texas. Our ideal candidate is driven, hardworking, and eager to learn. If you are an active undergraduate or graduate college student looking for an engaging internship opportunity, we invite you to apply.

What You'll Do:

  • Provide root cause analysis for all constituents to better understand pain points and determine recommendations to improve customer, Runner, and merchant experiences 
  • Assist with operational programming to test and understand the impact of programming to reduce bad customer experiences
  • Utilize external benchmarking data to measure performance and impact of quality operations programming
  • Support various H-E-B pilot programs and projects related to Runner behavior and retention 
  • Assist with day-to-day operations of the team 

Skills You Have:

  • This role can help springboard your career in quality operations and allow you to grow in many different directions. You do not need to have formal training, but we will ask you to speak about how your background has prepared you for the work you’ll be doing as a member of the Operations team. Translatable backgrounds that might be successful include industrial engineering, operations research, supply chain,or a similar mix of training and experience that you think will make you successful on our team.

Who You Are:

  • You are self-motivated, resourceful, and able to execute assigned tasks efficiently and effectively
  • You are curious, thorough, and are eager to dive into the details, ask questions, and solve problems
  • You have strong communication skills (written and verbal) 
  • You can build rapport and work collaboratively with others on a team
Life at Favor

Where you’ll work: This is a hybrid role, meaning you’ll work from home roughly three days per week and collaborate with other team members in person at our HQ in Austin, Texas for the remaining work days. No matter where you work best, we foster an inclusive and flexible environment to support our workforce. 

Benefits: We offer premium health, vision, dental, and life insurance, alongside 401(k) options. We go beyond the basics, while also throwing in Favor delivery fee credit and H-E-B discounts! 

Paid time off (PTO): We offer unlimited PTO for salaried employees (that’s actually unlimited) and ample vacation time to all team members.

Learning and development: We encourage personal growth and education through Intern(al)ships and Learning Labs taught by Favor team members and external facilitators.

Community: Whether you’re an avid cyclist, dog lover, or Magic enthusiast, there’s a group for you here. We foster community through Employee Resource Groups (ERGs), company-wide events, happy hours, and regular connection opportunities.

Diversity, equity, and inclusion: At Favor, we believe that to be the best delivery app in Texas, we need to represent all Texans. We are committed to growing a team with different backgrounds, experiences, abilities, and perspectives, and we are an equal opportunity employer. 

In addition, as a candidate, if you require any accommodations throughout the recruitment process, simply let your recruiter know! Our talent acquisition team will work with you directly to ensure a smooth and delightful process.
View More Career Opportunities