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Supply Chain Operations Internship Program

Date: Nov 26, 2018

Location: Akron, OH, US

Company: Goodyear

Goodyear. More Driven.

 

Supply Chain Operations Internship Program

 

Company Information

 

Goodyear is one of the world's largest tire companies. A Fortune 500 company, we employ approximately 69,000 people and manufacture our products in 52 facilities in 22 countries around the world. We have built our foundation on a commitment to forward-thinking innovation, and our industry-leading new product engine helps us bring new products to market that feature the latest advances in materials and technologies. At Goodyear, we embrace the diversity of our workforce and value the contribution of our associates. We strive to provide associates with a safe work environment, the resources they need to do their jobs and ample opportunities for growth. These objectives, coupled with competitive compensation and benefits, allow us to foster an environment where associates can work to achieve their full potential and contribute to the company's success. For more information, go to www.goodyear.com/ corporate.

 

Program Description

 

The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company, headquartered in Akron, Ohio, is looking for talented leaders to significantly strengthen its global leadership depth and play an integral role in the current and future success of the organization. Students entering the Supply Chain Operations Internship will be placed in either North America, Latin America or Global Operations Supply Chain all based in the Global Headquarters in Akron, Ohio. Each intern will be assigned a project for the duration of the assignment. The goal of this internship is to provide interns working experience in a global company and exposure to Supply Chain Leadership. Assigned projects will be a “real life,” value added, business project that can tied back to classroom learning. Ultimately, this internship is designed to build competencies for potential future placement upon graduation into Goodyear’s full time development program in North America.

 

In addition to challenging, engaging and interesting work assignments, students have the opportunity to meet and interact with students from other universities at work and outside of work. Tours of Goodyear facilities are arranged to help students learn more about the business. Goodyear leaders make presentations to help students begin to think about significant business issues and career options. Students even have the opportunity to speak with the Goodyear Senior Leadership Team.

 

Requirements:

 

  • Successful candidates should have at least a 3.0 GPA
  • Pursuing a Bachelor's degree in Business, Supply Chain, Economics, Engineering, Computer Science or related field
  • Students entering their last year of their degree desired
  • Co-op or Intern Experience in Supply Chain fields a plus.
  • Capable of interacting with all organization levels; ranging from entry level Associates to Goodyear's Senior Leadership Management team with an ability to thrive in a team environment.
  • Strong analytical and data management skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Value and appreciate diversity
  • Demonstrated leadership and growth potential
  • Travel may be required and will vary by project
  • Applicants must be legally authorized to work in the U.S.

 

To Apply

 

It is required that you go to goodyear.com/careers to create your candidate profile in order to be eligible for this position. A separate profile must be created for each position applied. Applicants must be legally authorized to work in the U.S. Goodyear is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

Goodyear is one of the world’s largest tire companies. It employs about 64,000 people and manufactures its products in 48 facilities in 22 countries around the world. Its two Innovation Centers in Akron, Ohio and Colmar-Berg, Luxembourg strive to develop state-of-the-art products and services that set the technology and performance standard for the industry. For more information about Goodyear and its products, go to www.goodyear.com/corporate

 


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Nearest Secondary Market: Cleveland

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