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Fall 2021- Supply Chain Intern - 90292092 - New York

New York, NY 10007

Your success is a train ride away.

Amtrak connects businesses and communities across the country and we move Americas workforce toward the future. We employ more than 20,000 diverse, energetic professionals in a variety of career fields throughout the United States. The safety of our passengers, our employees, the public and our operating environment is our priority and the success of our railroad is the result of our employees.

Are you ready to join our team?

SUMMARY OF DUTIES:
The purpose of this position is to attract individuals who are interested in a career in Supply Chain Materials Management and in developing business skills required to be effective in todays challenging business environment. Candidates for the position will have the opportunity to apply research, organizational and analytical skills in a fast paced, diverse business environment while learning about Amtrak, a critical element of our nations transportation infrastructure.


ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:
Assist and support Materials Management processes within Materials Control and Planning for the distribution of Inventory and Non-Inventory material throughout the Northeast Corridor.

Assist with program management and inputs into SAP and eTrax;

Assist with reporting and program analysis of warehouse operations; and

Assist with communications between Procurement and end users.

Assist and support Inventory Planning Management:

Assist with analysis, prioritization and reporting of project materials, including scheduling and logistics;

Assist with development and implementation of planning processes;

Collaborate with Engineering end users;

Assist and support management with standard project planning reviews; and

Analyze project health through SAP reporting.

Research internal customer and stakeholder requests and provide timely documented responses.

Attend office and project meetings in New York, New Jersey, Philadelphia and Wilmington, and conference calls.

Assist with fulfilling requests for information from internal and external business contacts and stakeholders.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

Must be actively pursuing a degree at an accredited educational institution.

Must be actively pursuing an undergraduate degree in in Business Administration, Procurement, Supply Chain, Business Analytics, or similar degree.

Must have at least 1 year of academic undergraduate studies completed or a sophomore status at minimum.

Must have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

Ability to manage multiple projects in a dynamic environment with frequently changing priorities.

Excellent analytical, written and oral communication skills sufficient to work collaboratively with internal and external stakeholders.

High attention to detail and organizational aptitude.

Self-motivated and able to work independently.

Experience in SAP and Ariba

Experience in working in a professional office setting.

Specific interest in working in the railroad industry and/or in a career in Supply Chain.

Experience in MS Office software suite with strong aptitude in MS Excel and MS Word.

Ability to research, collect and analyze data.

Ability to identify challenges/barriers and make recommendations to get to a satisfactory outcome

COMMUNICATION AND INTERPERSONAL SKILLS:
Must have excellent oral and written communication skills

Requisition ID:58581
Posting Location(s):Pennsylvania
Job Family/Function:Supply Chain & Logistics
Relocation Offered:No
Travel Requirements:None

Amtrak employees power our progress through their performance.

We want your work at Amtrak to be more than a job we want it to be a fulfilling experience where you find challenging and rewarding opportunities, respect among colleagues, competitive pay, benefits that protect you and your family, and a high performance culture that recognizes and values your contributions and helps you reach your career goals.

We proudly support and encourage U.S. Veterans to apply for Amtrak job opportunities.

All positions require pre-employment background verification, medical review and pre-employment drug screen. Amtrak is committed to a safe and drug-free workplace and performs pre-employment substance abuse testing. All new hires are required to undergo a hair drug test which detects the presence of illegal drugs for months prior to testing.Marijuana,notwithstanding any statute, ordinance, regulation, or other law that legalizes or decriminalizes the use or possession ofmarijuana, whether for medical, recreational, or other use. Candidates who engage in the usage ofmarijuanawillnotbe qualified for hire.We appreciate your cooperation in keeping Amtrak safe and drug-free.

In accordance with DOT regulations (49 CFR section 40.25), Amtrak is required to obtain prior drug and alcohol testing records for applicants/employees intending to perform safety- sensitive duties for covered Department of Transportation positions. If an applicant/employee refuses to provide written consent for Amtrak to obtain these records, he/she will not permitted to perform safety-sensitive functions.

Note that any education requirement listed above may be deemed satisfied if you have an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.

Amtrak is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and we welcome all to apply. We consider candidates regardless of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability (including blindness), or veteran status.

POSTING NOTES: Supply Chain & Logistics|| Internships & Co-Ops

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  • Transportation
Posted: 2021-07-21 Expires: 2021-08-20

Amtrak, the national rail operator, connects America in safer, greener and healthier ways. With 21,000 route miles in 46 states, the District of Columbia and three Canadian provinces, Amtrak operates more than 300 trains each day — at speeds up to 150 mph — to more than 500 destinations. Amtrak is the operator of choice for state-supported corridor services in 17 states and for four commuter rail agencies.

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