Logistics Inventory Intern (INT09)

Date: Dec 2, 2022

Location: Chattanooga, TN, US, 37416

Company: Volkswagen Group of America, Inc.

The Volkswagen Group is one of the world's largest producers of passenger cars and Europe's largest automaker and is on the road to number one. Come join our team and you could be part of that ride. For our employees, Volkswagen stands for more than just efficient and sustainable products - it’s an expression of who they are and how they move through life. Become a part of the Volkswagen of America experience and work with people who are passionate, innovative, enthusiastic, and high performing team players. Everyone deserves a better car and everyone deserves a better company - it’s a Volkswagen thing.

VW. Two letters. Endless opportunities.

The internship program at Volkswagen Group of America Chattanooga Operations is intended to provide college / university students and recent graduates the opportunity to use and develop skills they have learned in the classroom by working at our state-of-the-art production facility, and to provide experience and insight into the culture. 

Summary

Our internships are full-time positions (40 hours/week).  Candidates will be expected to be available to work during normal business hours (Monday – Friday; exact hours will vary by position and some positions might require work on Saturdays).  To be eligible for the internship program, candidates are required to be enrolled at an accredited post-secondary educational institution or have graduated from one within the 6 months prior to the start date of the internship. Candidates who do not meet our guideline will not be considered. This position will start in January 2023 and end in May 2023, with a chance for extension through August 2023.  Applications for later terms will not be accepted at this time. 

Responsibilities

As a local intern the applicant shall work in the Inventory Control and Claims Team supporting day to day operations. The intern will learn basic inventory principles and be trained on SAP inventory functions.

  • Investigate root cause of Inventory Discrepancies
  • Help to establish and reinforce best inventory practices in VW’s brand new HV battery plant

Qualifications

Education

Required: 2+ years towards a degree in Business, Supply Chain Management, Engineering or Similar Field.

Skills

Required:

  • Excel experience / knowledge
  •  Problem solving skills
  •  Computer Savvy
  • Team player
  • Good communication skills
  • Able to work in a team environment

 

Preferred:

  • PowerPoint experience / knowledge
  •  Ability to write macros in Excel
  •  Math / Analytical expertise

Scope and Magnitude

This role description is a guideline and does not create contractual rights between the Company and any of its employees.  The Company does not enter into any type of employment contract, implied or written, with its employees regarding job security.

This Organization Participates in E-Verify. We maintain a drug free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.


Nearest Major Market: Chattanooga

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