Briggs & Stratton Supply Chain Summer Intern - (JJ15605) in Lee's Summit, Missouri

Supply Chain Summer Intern - (JJ15605)

Job Requisition ID:

JJ15605

Job Title:

Supply Chain Summer Intern

Job Type:

Temporary

Location:

Lee's Summit, MO

Job Description:

Billy Goat Industries, a subsidiary of Briggs and Stratton Corporation, located in Lee's Summit, Missouri, is a leading and innovative manufacturer of outdoor power equipment. We specialize in the design and manufacture of machines in three product groups: Debris Management (vacuums, blowers, and debris loaders), Lawn Renovation, and Brush Cutters. We are currently accepting applications for a Supply Chain Summer Intern tosupport our Supply Chain Management department.

Work Hours: 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m., Monday – Friday.

This is a 10 week assignment beginning May 29, 2018 through August 3, 2018. Rate of pay is $13.00 per hour. Bonus of $1.00 per hour for perfect attendance throughout the assignment. Application deadline is March 23, 2018.

SUMMARY

Performs Supply Chain support tasks under general supervision of Manager, Supply Chain.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES

• Performs a variety of assignments to support the optimization of forecasts, demand planning, and supply plans that insure the availability of service parts and/or products.

• Supports the development of a slow-moving and obsolete inventory process

• Helps forward projects related to master tool lists and inventory

• Researches potential packaging variations needed and engages packaging suppliers to test and implement the changes

• Performs other duties as assigned

JOB SKILLS REQUIREMENTS

  • Ability to plan and coordinate activities and projects

  • Strong interpersonal skills to interact with and motivate a diverse group of people

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

  • Fluent in English

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE

Completed sophomore year of Bachelor's degree in Supply Chain Management or related field program

Briggs & Stratton Corporation, headquartered in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, is the world’s largest producer of gasoline engines for outdoor power equipment. Its wholly owned subsidiaries include North America’s number one marketer of pressure washers, and it is a leading designer, manufacturer and marketer of power generation, lawn and garden, turf care and job site products through its Briggs & Stratton®, Simplicity®, Snapper®, Snapper Pro® Ferris®, PowerBoss®, Allmand™, Billy Goat®, Murray®, Branco® and Victa® brands. Briggs & Stratton products are designed, manufactured, marketed and serviced in over 100 countries on six continents.

Briggs & Stratton Corporation is committed to a policy of equal employment opportunity. The Company conducts all employment practices without regard to race, sex, color, religion, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran's status, pregnancy, genetic information, sexual orientation or any other basis prohibited by law. Briggs & Stratton also undertakes affirmative action to assure equal employment opportunity for minorities and women, for persons with disabilities, and for protected veterans.