Intern: Logistics Engineering (Fall 2021) in Macungie at Volvo Group

Date Posted: 4/10/2021

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Job Description

About Us:

Dedicated to quality, reliability, and total customer satisfaction, Mack Trucks, Inc. has provided its customers with innovative transportation solutions for more than a century. Mack Trucks, a member of The Volvo Group, is one of North America's largest producers of heavy-duty trucks. Part of Volvo’s Group Trucks Operations (GTO), the Macungie facility is one of 50 plants globally dedicated to the manufacturing of trucks. MACK® vehicles are sold and serviced in more than 45 countries worldwide. Mack manufacturing locations are certified to the internationally recognized ISO 14001 standard for environmental management systems. Mack is also a proud sponsor of Share the Road, an American Trucking Associations' public information campaign aimed at enhancing the safety of our nation's roadways.


7000 Alburtis Road
Macungie, Pennsylvania 18062


The purpose of this internship is to allow the student/intern to prepare for their future by applying what was learned during coursework (theory, skill development, professionalism) to the working world. Interns will be provided extensive hands-on experience in their field of study. The intern will work on important and innovative projects alongside our experienced staff and engineers.

Core Responsibilities:
  • Develops, maintains, and updates Logistics KPI’s, reports and systems to support and enhance plant production capabilities.
  • Convert custom mathematical functions from Excel workbooks (including VBA macros) and upgrade for use in Power BI and Qlikview/Qliksense.
  • Utilize SQL proficiency to extract data sets and integrate the data into modelling software such as Power BI and Qlikview/Qliksense.
  • Support Lean Material Flow initiatives by developing and maintaining data driven reporting systems.
  • Records, analyzes, and evaluates issues affecting the timely delivery of parts and inventory levels; reports on trends and other data utilized in root cause analyses affecting the timely transfer of finished goods to the customer.
Critical Competencies:
  • Excellent analytical and computer skills; proficient in SQL, VBA, Power BI, and Advanced Modeling. Knowledge and competency in Qlikview/Qliksense is a plus.
  • Advanced skill in Office 365 tools including Microsoft cloud services.
  • Self-starter; works independently; takes initiative
  • 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
  • Thrives in a team-based environment

Minimum Education and Experience:
  • Must be currently pursuing a degree and remain fully enrolled in program during the duration of the internship and have completed 30 semester hours of undergraduate studies prior to the start of the internship.
  • Applicants must have a minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.0
  • Preferred Degrees- CIS, BIT, DSS, Supply Chain, Data Analytics, or Business.
  • Prefer a motivated Junior or Senior in good academic standing


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