Hunter Engineering Purchasing Co-Op - Spring 2019 in Bridgeton, Missouri

Hunter Engineering Company is a global leader in the development and manufacturing of computer based automotive service equipment. We are in search of an enthusiastic and self- motivated sophomore, junior, or senior with a major or minor in a field of study cohesive with Supply Chain Management.

The individual will be involved in a variety of projects which may include:

Preparing and analyzing quote packages.

Streamlining and assisting in day-to-day Maintenance, Repair, and Operation (MRO) purchases.

Strategically locating value-added suppliers outside of the current supply base.

Monitoring current supplier performance utilizing Total Cost of Ownership metrics

Overseeing and improving service part purchases from a European supply base

Analyzing commodity pricing with domestic and global indexes

Regulating inventory with lean objectives.

On a day to day basis, the selected candidate will work direct with other members of the purchasing department, engineering, manufacturing, as well as with a diverse supply base. The interaction with various internal departments and outside sources needed to complete a number of tasks and duties will allow the individual to build communication skills and improve critical thinking in a professional atmosphere.

The selected candidate will also have the opportunity to improve on their Business and Supply Chain concepts through the control of Hunter's in-house, customized ERP system. This utility will allow the chosen individual the ability to monitor inventory, increase knowledge of safety stock levels and economic order quantities (EOQ), build understanding of AJB/C item purchases, and choose the most appropriate suppliers based on Total Cost of Ownership concepts.

Qualifications include:

Minimum 3.0 GPA

Major studies in Supply Chain Management I Engineering Management I Industrial Engineering

Working knowledge and experience with Microsoft Excel

Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

External Company URL: www.hunter.com

Street: 11250 Hunter Dr

Post End Date: 12/31/2018