John Deere Part-Time Student-Supply Management Specialist-Horicon WI-Partial Remote in Topeka, Kansas
There are over 7 billion people on this planet. And by 2050, there will be 2 billion more... many moving into urban centers at an unprecedented rate. Making sure there is enough food, fiber and infrastructure for our rapidly growing world is what we're all about at John Deere. And it's why we're investing in our people and our technology like never before! Here the world's brightest minds are tackling the world's biggest challenges. If you believe one person can make the world a better place, we'll put you to work. RIGHT NOW.
John Deere is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regards to, among other things, race, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with disability.
Primary Location: United States (US) - Wisconsin - Horicon
Function: Supply Management / Logistics
Title: Part-Time Student-Supply Management Specialist-Horicon WI-Partial Remote - 90977
Onsite/Remote: Partial Remote Position
The Part-Time Student Program is primarily designed to augment the Company’s regular full-time staff and is for students who work in parallel to their school schedule YEAR-ROUND.
Maintain ongoing relationships with assigned suppliers to improve quality & delivery performance.
Participates in implementation of resourcing activities and make versus buy decisions.
Supports the Engineering Change Management (ECM) process so design changes and product improvements are implemented in a timely and cost-effective manner.
Develops and executes inventory plans to achieve inventory/asset management and material flow goals.
Resolves shipping, receiving, invoicing and payment problems to ensure prompt and accurate payments to suppliers.
What Skills You Need
Ideally you will be pursuing a degree in Supply Management, Industrial Engineering or General Business; others may apply
Must be registered as a full-time student at a local accredited university
Graduation date of 2023 or later
Cumulative GPA of 2.8 or above
Available to work 16-20 hours weekly during the academic year
Available to work 35-40 hours weekly during the summer semester
Must be able to commute to the work location in Horicon, Wisconsin, as needed year-round
Ability to work onsite and remote as defined by Manager for business needs
What Makes You Stand Out
Good interpersonal, negotiation and conflict resolution skills
High level of attention to detail and accuracy
Solutions focused and experience working on a team
What You'll Get
At John Deere, you are empowered to create a career that will take you to where you want to go while working in an inclusive team environment. Here, you'll enjoy the freedom to explore new projects, the support to think outside the box and the advanced tools and technology that foster innovation and achievement. Additionally, we offer a comprehensive reward package to help you get started on your new career path, including:
Flexible work arrangements
Highly competitive base pay and performance bonuses
Savings & Retirement benefits (401K and Defined Benefit Pension)
Healthcare benefits with a generous company contribution in the Health Savings Account
Employee Assistance Programs
Fitness subsidies and on-site gyms at specific Deere locations
Charitable contribution match
Employee Purchase Plan & numerous discount programs for personal use
Click Here (https://www.deere.com/en/our-company/john-deere-careers/why-john-deere/) to find out more about our Total Rewards Package.
The information contained herein is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities and qualifications required of individuals performing the job. The qualifications detailed in this job description are not considered the minimum requirements necessary to perform the job, but rather as guidelines.
The terms of the applicable benefit plans, and all company actions administering or interpreting these plans, continue to control. Deere & Company reserves the right to suspend, amend, modify, or terminate the Plan(s) in any manner at any time, including the right to modify or eliminate any cost-sharing between the company and participants. Changes, which can be made at any time, are made by action of the company's board of directors, or to the extent authorized by resolution of its board of directors, or by the Deere & Company Compensation Committee. In the event of a conflict between the language of the official Plan Documents and this document, the language of the official Plan Documents will control.
ACA Section 1557 Nondiscrimination Notice
The John Deere Health Benefit Plans for Salaried Employees and The John Deere Benefit Plan for Wage Employees comply with applicable Federal civil rights laws and do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex.