Intern: Supply Chain (Summer 2020)

Purpose/Description:
The purpose of this summer internship is to allow the student to prepare for their future by applying what was learned during coursework (theory, skill development, professionalism) to the working world. Summer internship will be provided extensive hands-on experience in their field of study. The summer internship will work on important and innovative projects alongside our experienced staff.
Core Responsibilities:
  • Utilizing our Enterprise Resource Planning system, validate and if necessary update part set ups, unit costing, part usage rates
  • Monitor and coordinate with planning team reconciliation of customer order files (system) and Middletown’s system – Electronic Data Interface
  • Weekly monitor customer orders to ensure compliance with our Sales and Operations Planning levels
  • Work with Parts Shipping and Receiving Supervisor to update material movements to ensure compliance with Volvo Production System principles
  • Counting, movement and control over inventory part numbers
Critical Competencies:
  • Attention to Detail: Monitoring adherence to standards and actively checking for accuracy of data received or generated before passing it on
  • Communication: Listening effectively, transmitting information accurately and understandably, and actively seeking feedback non-defensively
  • Dependability/Reliability: Following through on commitments, producing timely work to required -- or higher -- standards, pitching in to get the job done
  • Flexibility: Performing a wide range of tasks, responding to changes in direction and priorities, and accepting new challenges, responsibilities, and assignments
  • Self-starter; works independently; takes initiative
  • Excellent computer skills; proficient in Microsoft Office applications
  • Thrives in a team-based environment
Minimum Education and Experience:
  • Applicants must be currently enrolled and pursuing a degree in Supply Chain at an accredited school and must have completed 30 semester hours of undergraduate studies prior to the internship
  • Applicants must have a minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.0
  • Prefer a motivated rising Junior or Senior in good academic standing
  • Summer Interns are required to work 40 hours or less per week

About Us

The Volvo Group is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of trucks, buses, construction equipment and marine and industrial engines under the leading brands Volvo, Renault Trucks, Mack, UD Trucks, Eicher, SDLG, Terex Trucks, Prevost, Nova Bus, UD Bus and Volvo Penta.

Volvo Group Trucks Operations encompasses all production of the Group’s engines and transmissions, as well as all production of Volvo, Renault and Mack trucks. The organization is responsible for spare parts supplies to the Group's customers as well as for designing, operating and optimizing logistics and supply chain for all brands, production facilities and distribution centers where the Volvo Group operates. In Volvo Group Trucks Operations you will be part of a diverse team of highly skilled professionals who work with passion, trust and embrace change to stay ahead. We make our customers win.

Volvo Group North America is an Equal Opportunity Employer
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