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Intern: Parts, Supply & Logistics

Everything we do starts with people.

 

Our human-centric focus is what makes us different from all other car companies, and it’s at the heart of everything we create. The path you choose today will have a big impact on the future. As an intern, you’ll be immersed in a global organization that currently employs over 40,000 colleagues around the world. If you want to join us in our mission to make people’s lives less complicated, we offer you a chance to grow with talented people who want to make a true difference.

 

Department & Position Summary

 

This is a great opportunity to join a career boosting 10-week program designed around your potential. You will have the opportunity to support different tasks and projects, which include weekly learning sessions on various areas in the organization, individual career development supported by your manager and other department team members, out-of-the-office activities as well as fun-competitive events supported by the People Experience team.

 

Parts, Supply & Logistics department is responsible for ensuring that we deliver the right parts to the right place at the right time for our retailers and customers.  We enable the Volvo Cars purpose of providing Freedom to Move in a personal, sustainable and safe way by doing our part to ensure that customers in need of maintenance or repair of their vehicles get the best possible customer experience.

 

We manage five total distribution centers in the United States as well as one in Canada.  We work with our partners in Sweden to manage transportation from suppliers from all over globe into our distribution centers, and then outbound to our retailers across the US and Canada.  In addition, we work to optimize inventory levels across our network in support of having the part in the right place to the best extent possible.

 

Consistent operations and processes are critical towards achieving our goals to maximize customer experience while optimizing inventory and cost.  We are seeking a Parts, Supply & Logistics Intern to support us in mapping out and auditing our processes.  This work is critical as we are currently in the process of preparing our distribution network to support the corporate ambitions around growth and electrification.  Much of this work with take place at our Central Distribution Center in Rutherford, NJ as well as at our home office in Mahwah, NJ. We’re ideally seeking an individual who has an interest in logistics, engineering, supply chain management or operations.

 

Are you up for a challenge?

 

This is a great opportunity to join a career-boosting 10-week program designed around your potential. You will have the opportunity to support different tasks and projects which include weekly learning sessions on various areas in the organization, individual career development supported by your manager and other department team members, out-of-the-office activities as well as fun-competitive events supported by the People Experience team.

 

Do you want to change the world with us?

 

We are looking for undergraduates who are full of energy, committed to success and eager to make a difference. We’re looking for team members who have the ability to drive results, has strong work ethic, and shows initiative. You need to be organized, agile, and curious to discover opportunities in a constantly changing business environment.


As an intern, you are results-oriented and committed to go the extra mile. We believe you are a great networker, and communicator. You are a team-player with a positive attitude, interested in developing yourself, others, and our business.


In order to be considered for this program, you need to be currently enrolled in a related Undergraduate degree program as a rising, Junior, Senior or anticipate graduating within the calendar year. Program is set to begin early June 2021.

 

Rutherford, NJ, US

Job requisition ID:  49535


Nearest Major Market: New York City
Nearest Secondary Market: Newark

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