Intern: Logistics Engineer (Summer 2021) in Byhalia at Volvo Group

Date Posted: 1/25/2021

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Intern
  • Location:
    Byhalia
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    1/25/2021

Job Description

We are currently looking for a student to work with our Byhalia, MS Distribution Center as an Intern. The student should be prepared to work in a challenging and fast-paced environment; gaining experience and knowledge in various aspects of logistics operations. As a valued member of the Byhalia Distribution Center (DC), the student will have the opportunity to work directly to improve internal processes within the DC via structuring ways to collect, process and analyze data to support the operation. GTO’s goal is to contribute to the student’s development, as well as providing an opportunity for the student to work in a business environment within the manufacturing industry. This position will report to Byhalia Volvo Engineering Manager.

Position Responsibilities:
  • Develop ways to extract information from current systems to support operational decisions
  • Optimize and develop databases
  • Create and optimize MS EXCEL templates supporting the operational needs
  • Support with process data analysis
  • Communicate with different stakeholders to support the implementations
  • Support the Continuous Improvement Program within the Distribution Center
Critical Competencies:
  • Fully proficient in MS ACCESS and MS EXCEL
  • Communication: Listen effectively, transmit information accurately and understandably, and actively seek feedback from experienced supervisors, operators, etc.
  • Dependability/Reliability: Follow through on commitments, timely delivery on assigned tasks, etc.
  • Flexibility: Willing to perform a wide range of tasks, positive responds to changes in direction and priorities, and acceptance of new challenges, responsibilities, and assignments
Intern Education and Program Requirements:
  • Applicant must be currently enrolled and pursuing a degree in Engineering, Computer Science or Information Technology at an accredited school and have completed 30 semester hours of undergraduate studies prior to the start of the internship
  • Interns can work up to 40 hours per week during the summer term
  • Applicants must have a minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.0
  • Strong communication skills
Personal Competencies:
  • Customer Focus
  • Peer Relationships
  • Integrity and Trust
  • Standing Alone
  • Action Oriented
  • Perseverance
  • Learning on the Fly