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Continuous Improvement Internship - Full Time

Americold - Atlanta, GA

Posted on 01/25/23 (Ref: GACI8SQT81)

Continuous Improvement Internship - Atlanta, GA - Americold

About Us

Americold is a global provider of temperature-controlled infrastructure. We partner with farmers and food producers to ensure their perishable and frozen product reaches foods suppliers, restaurants, and your local grocery store without spoilage. Our customers, which include some of the most respected brands in the food industry, rely on our expertise and commitment to safety in order to delivery on their commitments.

What You'll Do

AIE Summary:

The Americold Internship Experience is a 12-week, full time, paid internship that takes place over the summer term in various locations throughout the country. During this experience, our interns will gain valuable knowledge related to Supply Chain while contributing to the one of the COOLest business sectors.

The internship opportunity will afford our interns to better understand of the supply chain industry, work on challenging and industry-specific projects, plus the ability to collaborate with organizational leaders, colleagues, and peers.

As an Americold Intern, the experience you will gain here will not only be essential to your personal and professional growth and development, but your contributions can make a vital difference for our company.

Primary Responsibilities:
  • Learn and support continuous improvement initiatives across facility operations to maximize the effectiveness of resources, processes, and technology to drive sustainable results
  • Assist with developing metrics and return on investment (ROI)
  • Assist with benchmarking and establishing best practices
  • Collect data, analyze processes, procedures, and performance (equipment or people)
  • Utilize CI tools ( i.e. Root Cause, value-stream mapping, leading Kaizen events, waste walks, etc.) and make recommendation(s) based upon analysis to further business goals

What Experience You Need

  • Currently enrolled at an accredited college/university for an undergraduate or graduate degree in Engineering, Supply Chain/Logistics, Business Administration, or related field of study, preferably rising senior
  • Quantitative Data Analysis aptitude: enjoys working with numeric data, can synthesize quantitative data to draw business conclusions. Possesses good basic mathematical skills.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills with the ability to interact comfortably at all levels of the organization including with senior level leaders
  • Excellent technical skills including a strong command of Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.)

What Could Set You Apart

  • Flow analysis in a warehouse
  • SQL is a plus
  • Customer Centric thinking
  • Curious and inquisitive
  • Preferably rising senior

What We Offer

Our associates know the answer to the question What's in it for me? We offer best-in-class benefit programs and continuously work with our associates to ensure that our offerings meet the needs of their health and financial well-being. When you join Americold you join a values-oriented company with a clear mission. We help our customers feed the world.

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