GKN Summer Supply Chain Intern in Alamance, North Carolina

Summer Supply Chain Intern

Country: United States

Work Location: Alamance

State: North Carolina

Advertising End Date: 30 Jun 2018

Job Type: Intern/Co-op

About The Opportunity

The summer intern program gives a unique introduction to GKN

Driveline in North Carolina and Allows you to Participate in the fast paced

world of automotive manufacturing. This program will involve you in the problem

solving opportunities as well as the continuous improvement mindset of the

company. Participation will allow you to learn day to day Supply Chain service delivery within an operations

environment and also gain knowledge through special projects.

Key Responsibilities

Key Responsibilities

GKN is looking for the next generation of future leaders in Supply Chain. You will be responsible for performing

tasks using Supply Chain applications and

procedures in an automotive manufacturing environment. This includes assisting Supply Chain and operations staff with various project

duties. Specific assignments and project work will vary. Responsibilities will

include collaborating with most functional business areas and business

processes. This internship will provide support for the business and the

production floor while encouraging learning participation through hands on

experience under guidance or input from others


The position is open to rising sophomores, juniors, and

seniors and requires an active college status, pursuit of a degree in a

relevant discipline with intent to continue education toward a bachelors or

higher degree. You must have proven problem solving ability and will need to be

able to speak and write in English fluently.

Experience with personal computer hardware and software

applications is also required. This position will require you to gain knowledge

of manufacturing and Supply Chain.

About Us

GKN is a global engineering business. We design, manufacture and service systems and components for most of the world’s leading aircraft, vehicle and machinery manufacturers. We are continuously evolving, pioneering new technologies and reinventing existing ones, stretching ourselves to better in everything we do. GKN operates three divisions: GKN Aerospace, GKN Driveline and GKN Powder Metallurgy employing 56,000 people in more than 30 countries.

GKN Driveline is the market leader in the development and delivery of contemporary and electrified driveline systems and solutions. With a comprehensive global footprint, we design, develop, manufacture and integrate an extensive range of driveline technologies for over 90% of the world’s automotive manufacturers.

Diversity and Inclusion

As a global engineering company, innovation is what differentiates us from our competitors and is central to our success.

A balance of cultures, ethnicities and genders help bring new ideas and creativity to GKN. We need people of different backgrounds, with different skills and perspectives to spark originality, imagination and creativeness in our teams around the world.

GKN is an equal opportunity employer.

We treat all our employees and applicants fairly and are committed to ensuring that there is no discrimination or harassment against any employee or qualified applicant on the grounds of age, race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, nationality, sex, or veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.