Supply Chain Intern - (Summer 2021) - Lansing, MI
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Tenneco is one of the world's leading designers, manufacturers and marketers of automotive products for original equipment and aftermarket customers, with 2019 revenues of $17.45 billion and approximately 78,000 team members working at more than 300 sites worldwide. Our four business groups, Motor parts, Ride Performance,Clean Air and Powertrain, deliver technology solutions for diversified global markets, including light vehicle, commercial truck, off-highway, industrial,motor sport and the aftermarket.
About Tenneco's Engineering Student Program
Tenneco provides an opportunity for students to accelerate their personal and professional growth via transformational experiential learning opportunities.Students working at Tenneco are connected, challenged and coached by experienced Tenneco Learning Partners who have been carefully selected by Tenneco Leadership to support, sponsor, and shape the next generation of early talent for Tenneco and the global automotive industry.
The 2021 Clean Air Supply Chain/Materials Intern Position (Summer Term) opportunity is located at our Manufacturing Facility in Lansing, Michigan.
The primary focus of the Clean Air Supply Chain/Materials Intern opportunity is to provide hands-on learning and real world experience to students interested in a career in Supply Chain Management. By developing product knowledge, problem solving, and technical support, students participating in Tenneco's Clean Air Materials Internship provide invaluable assistance to Tenneco's materials and manufacturing community while mentoring with a current Tenneco leader as well as learning additional hands on skills on the manufacturing floor.
MAJOR DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES
Assist full time materials manager in their day to day activities. Depending on area of study, work can include, but is not limited to:
- Implement forecasting and supply planning process improvements
- Assist with the supervising and coordination of the activities of all department employees such as analyzing staffing requirements, scheduling personnel, teaching technical processes, ensuring workload and needs of customers are met, identifying and eliminating safety concerns, developing a plan to improve quality and output within the departments, and participating in 5S (Lean) activities
- Resolve freight service, claims, invoicing issues and PO credits AND More...
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