Textron 2019 Intern - Supply Chain Management in Detroit, Michigan
2019 Intern - Supply Chain Management
Kautex - a division of Textron (TXT) - is headquartered in Bonn, Germany, and rated among the TOP 100 Automotive Suppliers worldwide. Kautex is a leading global supplier of plastic fuel systems, selective catalytic reduction systems (SCR) and clear vision systems and sensor cleaning solutions. Furthermore, the company produces and supplies camshafts and industrial packaging. Kautex operates in 14 countries with more than 6,000 employees.
We are a seeking a Materials intern to join our team in our team in the US production facilities. The candidate will perform materials planning tasks under the supervision of a Kautex Materials associate supporting all Material functions.
Job scope includes the ability to communicate with suppliers both in US and Mexico and internally between Kautex departments.
Locations include: Troy, MI; Detroit, MI; Avilla, IN; Lavonia, GA
Perform a broad range of Material duties associated with assigned tasks within Materials department
Support the creation of material systems and procedures
Apply Kautex policies and procedures to supplier base
Develop and maintain an open liaison relationship with suppliers and internal customers
Supports the continuous quality improvement process by continually evaluating material processes for potential incremental enhancements
Capture Lessons Learned for future processes
Performs miscellaneous duties as assigned (i.e. maintaining open issues, lessons learned, and after action review data,)
Currently pursuing University Degree in materials, supply chain, or industrial engineering.
Preference for candidates with knowledge in materials science
Knowledge of material functions
Strong communication and presentation skills
Automotive related experience
Professional competencies required: Learning on the Fly, Compassion, Dealing with Ambiguity, Drive for Results, Organization.
Textron is committed to providing Equal Opportunity in Employment, to all applicants and employees regardless of, race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, military status, veteran status, handicap, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by law.
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The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise, have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information.
Job Supply Chain
Primary Location US-Michigan-Detroit
Other Locations US-Michigan-Troy, US-Indiana-Avilla
Recruiting Company Kautex
Job Level Individual Contributor
Shift First Shift
Req ID: 265522