5 months ago
2018 Supply Chain Internship (Summer) - Windsor Locks, CT
Business Unit UTC Aerospace Systems
Job ID 54268BR Date posted 09/26/City Windsor Locks
Every second a plane takes off with UTC Aerospace Systems (UTAS) equipment onboard. From space exploration, commercial and defense to today’s more electric, more intelligent, more integrated aircraft – UTAS systems make modern flight possible. And by “make it possible,” we mean: we start it, power it, control it, ventilate it, quiet it, land it, stop it and monitor it. We have more than 41,000 employees across 150 countries working at the forefront of technological innovation. Thanks to their efforts, our global reach and our market-leading position, we do big things no one else can do.
Get onboard the UTC Aerospace Supply Chain team and play a part in managing our innovative products from inception to delivery. Supply Chain employees have the opportunity to network across our businesses and functions, all while improving the productivity, quality and efficiency of our operations worldwide.
Air Management Systems Supply Chain is seeking a goal-oriented and energetic summer intern student to support supply chain activities. This role offers the selected candidate an opportunity to own several high impact projects associated with our purchasing and delivery performance teams, in addition to working process improvements that will enhance the performance of the larger teem. It is an ideal learning experience for a summer intern candidate interested in making significant contributions and learning more about supply chain management in a practical setting. The selected candidate will drive several projects from concept to implementation, giving a unique opportunity to network across a highly cross-functional organization. Examples of past intern projects are: the creation of a new performance measurement tool, and automation of weekly team performance metrics for the group sr. manager, among several others. The selected candidate will also be responsible for reducing all forms of quality & delivery turn backs through weekly QCPC / MRP turn back meetings. And the candidate will be accountable to implement effective Delivery/Quality Clinics (DQC’s) with suppliers and extended cross-functional team members, as required.
Qualification: The ideal candidate would have strong project management skills, a demonstrated track record of leadership, and a genuine interest in a career in supply chain management. Candidate would have strong interpersonal skills, and where necessary build relationships with the supply base; while ensuring the appropriate level of assertiveness is applied when needed.
Education: Pursuing a Bachelor’s degree in Operations, Business, Engineering or a related discipline.
United Technologies Corporation is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.