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Group Trucks Operations
Service Market Logistics North America is part of Volvo Group Trucks Operations (GTO) and has approximately 1000 employees in more than 20 locations within the region. Our job is to design, handle, and optimize the supply chain for all Volvo Group brands. The scope for Service Market Logistics (SML) includes making sure material is delivered to the production facilities, packaging is available, vehicles are distributed to the dealers, and that management of material, warehouses and distribution ensures the availability of parts everywhere in the world. We make sure all logistics services are delivered with world class operational excellence.
We are currently looking for an Intern: Lean & Quality to work with our Greensboro Uptime Center. 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 Service Market Logistics NA within GTO, the student will have the opportunity to work directly to improve and standardize internal processes within SML. 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 VPS & Quality Director .
Create and optimize MS EXCEL templates supporting the operational needs
Support all support functions within SML to formulate and implement improvement ideas
Support the Continuous Improvement Program within SML
Support the creation and way of work of standard operation procedures according ISO 9001
Work on Lean/VPS communication and tools across all SML NA
Review and update Lean/VPS trainings
Generate monthly graphs of Ideas implement
· Consolidate BRM for VPS & Quality report
Fully proficient in MS EXCEL and MS PowerPoint including VBA
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
Power BI will be a plus
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
Summer Interns can work up to 40 hours per week
Applicants must have a minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.0
Strong communication skills
Integrity and Trust
Learning on the Fly
Intern: Lean & Quality (Summer 2020)
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.
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