Expired job

Just missed a job?

Sign up and never miss an opportunity again!

Operations Intern job

Genuine Parts CompanyIndianapolis, IN
Genuine Parts Company jobs

Company

Company Description

Genuine Parts Company (GPC) distributes automotive replacement parts, industrial parts, and business products. The Atlanta, Georgia-based firm runs a network of operations across the globe. Driven by its commitment to just-in-time service, GPC strives to set the standards for performance. They endeavor to create an environment where employees can grow and succeed in their careers. So, the company offers a variety of benefit options such as medical, dental, and vision plans, discounted auto and home insurance, and more. Plus, if giving back is important to you, you can make a difference in the community on GPC's paid volunteer days. The company offers corporate, retail and sales, driver, and warehouse positions with development opportunities.

Job Description

Are you ready to spend your summer as a part of something special? Imagine being part of a company whose reputation for excellence paves the way for endless success. At Genuine Parts Company (GPC), people build long-lasting, highly satisfying careers and make a real difference in the community.

GPC has been driving success for over 90 years due to a family of 50,000+ dedicated, intelligent, and innovative employees. But this is the best part - all our businesses throughout the world emphasize the growth and development of our team members by providing opportunities for mentorship and advancement.

The role:

This is the ideal role for a student who is searching for challenging and exciting projects, professional growth, and fun networking opportunities with a Fortune 200 company. As an Operations Intern at GPC, you'll have the opportunity to support and drive desired performance results and goals while learning about a global distribution organization.

This is the right opportunity for you if you:

* Enjoy learning about operations management involving shipment monitoring and coordination, while interfacing between vendors and operation team ensuring the safest and fastest delivery of products.
* Thrive and excel with challenging deadlines and managing multiple priorities
* Want to learn how a global leader in the distribution of automotive parts, industrial parts, and office products operates day-to-day

A day in the life:

* Provide analyses, suggestions and ideas for the improvement of operations within the shift, department and facility.
* Operates computer/internal freight monitoring systems used within the company to monitor freight movement.
* Monitor automated carrier selection, carrier pickup and delivery procedures at terminal.
* Provide shipment status information to internal and external customers, based on communications with carrier
* Resolve service issues related to carrier claims, volumes, on-time performance and automation

What's in it for you:

* Participate in biweekly Lunch and Learn events with company leaders
* Attend a Braves game and volunteer time with fellow interns
* Explore the history of the company through a multi-day orientation, complete with a tour of the Atlanta Distribution Center
* Present your summer project to fellow interns and GPC executives

What you'll need:

* Currently enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate program, seeking degree in Transportation, Supply Chain, or related field
* Excellent verbal and written communication skills

And if you have this, even better:

* Proficient in Microsoft Excel, Word, and Outlook;
* Experience with business communication, presentation, listening, partnership building, problem solving and customer relations skills

Why GPC may just be the right place for you:

* Stable Fortune 200 company with a "family" culture
* Environment that works hard, yet takes care of employees
* Opportunity for accessing multiple career paths
* Ongoing training and development, with support from leaders and your team

Additional information for you:

GPC has great careers for people with all backgrounds and interests. So, if after reading this, you don't think this is the perfect fit for you, check out the list of other opportunities we have at jobs.genpt.com.

GPC believes the fair and equitable treatment of employees, customers, suppliers and other persons is critical to fulfilling its vision and goals. GPC conducts its business without regard to sex, race, creed, color, religion, marital status, national origin, age, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, disability, military status, status as a veteran, or any other protected characteristic. GPC's policy is to recruit, hire, train, promote, assign, transfer and terminate employees based on their own ability, achievement, experience and conduct and other legitimate business reasons.

Genuine Parts Company

Type

Company - Public

Size

Large

Revenue

Over $10B

Founded

1928

Similar jobs in the area
Operations InternAmentum - PAEIndianapolis, IN
About Us PAE is a leading provider of enduring support for the essential missions of the U.S. government, its allied partners and international organizations. With over 65 years of experience, PAE supports the execution of complex and critical missions by...Read more
Indy Eleven internships are available for course credit only.Interns are provided a paid monthly parking stipend but are otherwise unpaid.Positions are less than 30 hours per week but will depend on the number of hours needed to complete course credit.Work...Read more
Summer InternADPIndianapolis, IN
ADP is hiring Sales Interns. Are you ready for some hands-on selling experience with a Fortune 250 company that offers award-winning Sales training? Are you looking to experience a culture of inclusion, collaboration, and belonging? If so, then this may be...Read more
If you’re looking to hit the ground running, the Enterprise Management Internship will help you build valuable business and leadership skills. For a university/college student, the real-world professional experience you’ll receive during the internship...Read more
gig jobs
Food CourierDoorDashIndianapolis, IN
Your time. Your Goals. What is DoorDash Available in over 4,000 cities in the U.S, DoorDash connects local businesses and local drivers (called Dashers) with opportunities to earn, work, and live. As a Dasher , you can be your own boss and enjoy the...Read more
*Overview** If you're looking to hit the ground running, the Enterprise Management Internship will help you build valuable business and leadership skills. For a university/college student, the real-world professional experience you'll receive during the...Read more
gig jobs
Do more than make ends meet. Deliver with us as a full-time Delivery Driver and EARN BIG. With one pickup location and smaller delivery zones, earning is effortless! It's simple, deliver from a facility near you straight to the customer. You’ll be...Read more
Job Title: Intern Position Description: Summer intern positions with Turner span a whole host of fun and unique assignments! Depending on the availability of each summer, you could expect to be placed on an active construction project in one of our many...Read more
At Lilly, we unite caring with discovery to make life better for people around the world. We are a global healthcare leader headquartered in Indianapolis, Indiana. Our 39,000 employees around the world work to discover and bring life-changing medicines to...Read more
At Lilly, we unite caring with discovery to make life better for people around the world. We are a global healthcare leader headquartered in Indianapolis, Indiana. Our 39,000 employees around the world work to discover and bring life-changing medicines to...Read more
Bringing creativity to the table, we’re **Rich Products**. Rich’s is a family-owned food company dedicated to inspiring possibilities. We work in 100 locations globally to bring creative solutions geared at helping food industry professionals compete in...Read more
At CLA we create inspired careers. We recognize that you want to be able to make choices in your career. That’s why CLA exists, to create opportunities. We promise to know you and help you.We are seeking Interns for our Indianapolis, IN office.Are you...Read more
Show more jobs
500+ more jobs

Similar jobs

Job Type InternshipDescriptionThis position is responsible for logistics coordination of one or more of the Kiwanis family conventions as assigned by the Director. This position provides support to the Director of Conventions and Meetings as well as the...Read more
Logistics at full potential. At GXO, we're constantly looking for talented individuals at all levels who can deliver the caliber of service our company requires. You know that a positive work environment creates happy employees, which boosts productivity...Read more
InternDrury Plaza Hotel Indianapolis CarmelIndianapolis, IN
Starting at $15 per hour. Property Location: 9625 North Meridian Street - Indianapolis, Indiana 46290 YOU BELONG AT DRURY HOTELS. Getting a job is just the beginning. Finding a place where you belong...Read more
**JOB SUMMARY** This opportunity will provide valuable insight into the transportation industry. Our interns are given opportunity to explore the ability to learn about our organization with onsite exposure to sales and operations. This position will...Read more
Our CompanyExplore how you can contribute at AmeriLife.For over 50 years, AmeriLife has been a leader in the development, marketing and distribution of annuity, life and health insurance solutions for those planning for and living in retirement.Associates...Read more
InternKnauf InsulationShelbyville, IN
Knauf Insulation North America is the world's fastest-growing insulation manufacturer. We are wholly committed to the conservation of the environment while also sustainably developing and manufacturing a comprehensive line of acoustical fiberglass...Read more
Summer InternGXOLebanon, IN
Logistics at full potential. At GXO, we’re constantly looking for talented individuals at all levels who can deliver the caliber of service our company requires. You know that a positive work environment creates happy employees, which boosts productivity...Read more
InternDrury HotelsIndianapolis, IN
Starting at $15 per hour.Property Location:9625 North Meridian Street - Indianapolis, Indiana 46290YOU BELONG AT DRURY HOTELS.Getting a job is just the beginning. Finding a place where you belong is what truly matters. Who you are and what you do matters...Read more
General Description Looking for a game-changing opportunity to pull away from the competition and boost your career after college? Were always interested in attracting future talent to our team. Lids offers a comprehensive internship program across...Read more
InternStantecIndianapolis, IN
Grounded in safety, quality, and ethics, our experts lead their fields and guide our work with rigor, a creative spirit, and vision for growth. We draw from more than 20 technical specialties around the globe and are committed to fostering an inclusive...Read more