Accounting/Auditing, Finance/Economics, Information Technology, Internet/E-Commerce, Sales, Transportation, Warehousing, Research & Development, Web Technology
IL Intern - Supply Chain Automation
Location:Mt. Sterling, IL Department: Sales EDIReports To: Director of E-Commerce
Your Role:Train, learn, and work with the Sales EDI department to gain understanding of workflows, processes, and how this department interacts with other parts of the business. Complete a minimum of one assigned project for review and possible implementation in addition to gaining valuable professional work experience, knowledge, and skills.
Training and job-shadowing within Warehouse, Transportation, E-Commerce and other departments to understand workflows and business needs across the company
Leadership/ownership of assigned project(s)
Problem definition, research, data collection, analysis to determine best processes and methods for problem-solving
Review, update, and track a variety of reports
Present project information at the culmination of the internship to communicate research, findings, analysis and any recommendations
Applies lean thinking and tools to identify and eliminate waste in all areas of the position.
Working 50% in office environment; 50% in warehouse environment: Temperature Extremes
Extensive standing/walking and ability to lift up to 50 pounds on a regular basis
Ability to work a minimum of 350 hours during internship tenure
Occasional cross-departmental training and project work with other interns
Potential for minimal overnight travel; ability to travel without restriction by all modes of transportation, including car, plane, or train
What Can Dot Offer You?
As a family-owned and -operated company for the past 55 years, Dot Foods has created a strong family culture within the business. As a vital part of that family unit, we want to ensure you feel included and respected for any differing ideas. We appreciate those opinions and count on them to make us successful. In addition to an inclusive working environment, we will provide you with:
Competitive wages and bonus potential
Project work that is directly connected to Dot’s strategic initiatives
Family-friendly work environment
Future career opportunities
We Need You To Have:
Full-time student in good standing actively pursuing a degree at an accredited college/university
Minimum cumulative G.P.A. of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale
Ability to manage multiple projects and priorities
Proficient in Microsoft Office programs
We’d Like You To Have:
Degree work towards a Bachelor’s degree in supply-chain, finance, accounting or a related field
Effective, professional verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills
Safety: This position assumes responsibility for the workplace safety of self and co-workers, and for the safety conditions of the work locations, exercise and promotes safe behaviors and show unyielding support of programs, rules and policies regarding safety.
EOE/AA Employer: Dot believes all persons are entitled to equal employment opportunities. Dot will not discriminate against its employees or applicants for employment because of sex, race, color, religion, national origin, age, sexual orientation, disability, or veteran status or other basic classes protected by applicable federal or state law provided they are qualified for employment or for existing positions.