Spring/Summer Internship - Supply Chain

Des Moines, IA

Posted: 9/30/2019
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Summary Information: Category: College Opportunities - Location: Des Moines IA

2020 Spring / Summer Internship Program – Supply Chain
Ruan places talented, diverse undergraduate students in internship positions that offer a wide variety of experience. We have several openings to place interns within Ruan’s Logistics teams.
  • This is an approximate 10-week program that will begin May/June of 2020 and ends in mid-August 2020.
  • This is a Monday – Friday40 hours per week opportunity – PAID!
  • You will work out of our downtown Corporate Headquarters.
  • Work with multiple teams within the Ruan Supply Chain department to learn about daily processes and efficiencies while shadowing operations managers and applying your knowledge and skills.
  • Get hands-on experience as you learn how to manage freight and explore supply chain initiatives. 
  • Sit with Ruan senior leaders at roundtables and bring your classroom experiences into the real world. 
  • GPA of 3.0 or higher.
  • Experience with leadership and teamwork, especially outside the classroom.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Products Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook.
  • Ability to effectively communicate, both verbally and through written documents.
  • Problem solving skills and the ability to be highly organized.
  • Ability to be successful in a fast-paced environment while balancing multiple projects.
  • Relationship-building and interpersonal skills.
Why Choose an Internship with Ruan? 
Interns gain invaluable exposure, experience and mentoring in pursuit of careers in transportation management, supply chain solutions, safety, and general business management. The internship experience allows the students to take knowledge and learning from the classroom and apply it in a real-world business setting. Ruan interns integrate quickly into our team atmosphere, adding value to our business immediately. 
  • Turning classroom learning into real world experience.
  • Providing networking opportunities with other colleagues and transportation professionals.
  • One-on-one support with dedicated Ruan mentors within the company.
  • Gain exposure to a wide range of operational level faucets of the transportation industry.
If you are interested in joining our family owned business, great culture, (casual dress!) and currently in the Supply Chain program and want a great experience – we want to talk to you! 

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