Supply Chain Intern in Brecksville at Curtiss-Wright

Date Posted: 5/19/2022

Job Snapshot

Job Description

The Valves Division provides specialized and innovative valve technologies to the Power Generation, Oil & Gas,Chemical/Petrochemical, Defense and Industrial markets worldwide, critical systems improving the reliability and safety of operations in the Industries we serve.enabling our customers to solve their most difficult problems and meet their core business or operational objectives. Our highly engineered valve solutions are utilized in critical systems improving the reliability and safety of operations in the Industries we serve.

With Farris, a trustworthy valve is only part of our promise. Farris provides customers with total pressure relief management solutions that support a facility's entire lifecycle, transforming the way you ensure plant safety. Find out more information and view our products here:

Curtiss-Wright invests in the development, recruitment, and retention of critical skills as part of its model for business success. We offer a competitive wage, a comprehensive benefits package including medical and prescription drug coverage, dental benefits, life and disability insurance, 401k retirement, tuition reimbursement, and paid vacation/holidays.

Supply Chain Intern

The Supply Chain Intern is responsible for a function or critical project within the overall Supply Chain Team. This can include doing business directly with a supplier and purchasing critical components or services, onsite supplier visit or a complex projects to launch new products or improve the efficiency and performance of the supply chain department.

Location: Brecksville, OH

Your Challenge

  • Develop an understanding of the Supply Chain department and how they collaborate with other departments
  • Assist and lead assigned projects
  • Develop potential process improvements for increased efficiencies and waste elimination
  • Assist in new product launch process: Manage master data in ERP system (Infor LN), sourcing of suppliers, request quotes from suppliers and handle analysis to make recommendations
  • Supply chain analysis in support of, forecasting, performance measurement analysis and order management
  • Statistical analysis and insight reporting on commodity spend
  • Sales analysis and forecast development
  • Collaborate with Supply Chain, Quality, Engineering, Business Development & Operations to ensure the procurement of high quality and competitive parts or services
  • Cost Analysis- run/create reports, monitor cost changes and assist in cost saving opportunities RFQ's
  • Metrics monitoring- run reports showing departmental metrics and provide trend analysis
  • Developing and delivering presentations to management on suppliers and their performance
  • Interact with other CW locations
  • Spreadsheet Development and Maintenance/Pivot Tables to gather critical information to decide source of supply and competitive cost levels

Your Experience

  • Currently enrolled in a BA/BS Degree program in Engineering, Business, Operations or Supply Chain Management required
  • Ability to multi-task, handling quick turnaround
  • Ability to identify problem issues and escalate and/or execute acceptable solutions
  • Possess strong interpersonal skills and the ability to work with customers, suppliers and employees/managers at all levels within the company
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Ability to maintain safe work environment
  • Possesses strong computer skills with demonstrated proficiency in standard business software packages (e.g., Microsoft Office)
  • Performs all work in accordance with safety and workmanship and good housekeeping specifications
  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee alternates between sitting and standing/walking for long periods of time
  • This position requires the ability to lift office products and supplies up to 20 pounds

This position may require exposure to information that is subject to US export control regulations, i.e. the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) or the Export Administration Regulations (EAR). All applicants must be U.S. persons within the meaning of U.S. regulations.

Curtiss-Wright values diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. If you require accommodation due to a disability at any time during the recruitment and/or assessment process, please contact Talent Acquisition opens an email client application and we will make all reasonable efforts to accommodate your request.