C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc. Intern, Transportation in Plant City, Florida

Opportunity Details

Company Overview

C&S Wholesale Services is one of many companies within the C&S Family of Companies, the largest wholesale grocery supply company in the U.S. and the industry leader in supply chain innovation. At C&S, We Select the Best® – those with the motivation, pride, and drive to succeed in our fast-paced world.

Working Safely is a Condition for Employment with C&S Wholesale Services, Inc. C&S Wholesale Services, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer, and considers qualified applicants without regard to race, color, creed, religion, ancestry, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, veteran status or any other protected factor under federal, state or local law.

Position Overview

As an Intern, Transportation, you will gain exposure to a variety of areas including, project management, warehouse transportation operations, customer interactions, financial analysis, and continuous improvement. You will gain experience working across a team of regional stakeholders to analyze areas of opportunity by collecting feedback and identifying trends through data. Once identified, you will be tasked with developing processes to improve these areas. Focus areas will include routing, staffing, regionalized planning, and Warehouse/Transportation collaboration.

The Process and Planning team supports C&S Wholesale Grocers’ largest company fleet division consisting of: 7 domiciles, 650 Class A CDL drivers, 600 tractors, and 1000+ trailers. The team's primary responsibilities are: load planning and forecasting, identifying best practices and standardizing process across the region, and identifying network efficiency opportunities. The direct team consists of 12 individuals stemming a variety of skillsets, experience levels, and areas of responsibility. Outside of the direct team you will gain experience working with many stakeholders across the greater SE transportation and warehousing organization.

Responsibilities

  • Understand the outbound dispatch operation.

  • Data driven analysis and subsequent process implementation.

  • Collect and analyze data showing trends and correlations throughout the network. Use this information to identify and oversee regionalized improvement and planning initiatives.

  • Identify empty lanes and work with stakeholders to best utilize available capacity

  • Enhance tracking and reporting of facility’s KPI goals.

Qualifications

  • Pursuing a Bachelor's degree in Industrial Engineering or Business

  • Strong interpersonal and analytical skills

  • Strong desire to learn and accept challenges

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Suite

  • Advanced Microsoft Excel skills are strongly preferred

  • Proven ability to self-manage multiple projects with changing priorities

  • Minimum 3.0 GPA

Requisition ID 5790

Job Locations US - FL - Jacksonville

US - FL - Plant City

US - SC - Greenville

Company C&S Wholesale Services, Inc.

Category Transportation

Posted Date 1/20/2017