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Intern, Supply Chain Management (4-month term)

Burlington, Canada
Supply Chain / Logistics


Job Description

Eaton Industries (Canada) Company located in Burlington, Ontario has an opening for a 4-month Summer Student / Intern opportunity in our Supply Chain Management Department.

Primary Function:
Supplier Risk Management and Supplier tooling Management review; Vendor Security Verifications for C-TPAT and PIP to close audit gap. Plastics bid for Canada - support Senior Buyer for drawings and execution; Preferred supplier NDA management; logistics analytics and carrier management; Lead time review between ERP and customer communicated lead times

• Identify Canadian suppliers where no supplier risk management process exists and document and execute across our Canadian purchasing group
• Review supplier tooling both at Eaton and external supplier sites to document and work with suppliers to document life expectancy of tooling.
• Ensure all Canadian suppliers have up to date Non Disclosure Agreements (NDA) on file
• Work with Logistics Manager on analytics and carrier account management
• Review and update GV vs Oracle ERP lead times to improve customer delivery expectations


• High School Diploma required
• Business, Engineering or Science Degree in progress
• Enrolled and Returning to a post-secondary program
• Candidates must be 18 years of age by April 30, 2019

• Previous Supply Chain Management experience an asset
• Strong analytic skills using Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint

Knowledge, competencies, skills, and attributes required:
• Strong customer service focus with a commitment to confidentiality, a high level of professionalism and time management skills
• Demonstrated ability to work safely, on multiple projects, in a manufacturing environment
• Good problem solving, mathematical skills and troubleshooting abilities

Only qualified candidates will be selected for an interview and priority will be given to students returning to a post-secondary program in September 2019.

We make what matters work. Everywhere you look—from the technology and machinery that surrounds us, to the critical services and infrastructure that we depend on every day—you’ll find one thing in common. It all relies on power. That’s why Eaton is dedicated to improving people’s lives and the environment with power management technologies that are more reliable, efficient, safe and sustainable. Because this is what matters. We are confident we can deliver on this promise because of the attributes that our employees embody. We’re ethical, passionate, accountable, efficient, transparent and we’re committed to learning. These values enable us to tackle some of the toughest challenges on the planet, never losing sight of what matters.

Job: Supply Chain / Logistics

Region: North America – Canada
Organization: ESSG CA Canada

Job Level: Entry Level
Schedule: Full-time
Is remote work (i.e. working from home or another Eaton facility) allowed for this position?: No
Does this position offer relocation?: No
Travel: No

Requisition ID: 067810