Supply Chain & Operations Intern - Summer 2019

Marotta Controls, Inc. - Montville, NJ2.3

Supply Chain & Operations Intern Summer 2019

Founded in 1943, Marotta Controls is a fully integrated solutions provider which designs, develops, qualifies and manufactures innovative systems and sub-systems for the aerospace and defense sectors. Our portfolio includes pressure, power, motion, fluid, and electronic controls for weapon systems, shipboard and sub-sea applications, satellites, launch vehicles, and aircraft systems. With over 200 patents, Marotta continues to build on its legacy as a highly respected, family-owned small business based in the state of New Jersey.

We take our work seriously and deliver on our promise to develop best in class technology backed up by superior quality and world-class service. Our teams have repeatedly been recognized for outstanding performance by some of the most prestigious organizations in the world. Honors include: Outstanding Small Business Supplier -Lockheed Martin; Small Business Supplier of the Year – Lockheed Martin; Platinum Source Supplier - Northrop Grumman; Special Recognition for Outstanding Execution – The Boeing Company; Supplier of the Year Nomination – The Boeing Company; Regional Small Business of the Year - US Small Business Administration; George M. Low Award for Quality and Excellence – NASA.

This is an exciting opportunity to join Marotta. This position is responsible for assisting the Operations Department in all tasks relative to the scheduling and planning of production activities and development work orders.

Demonstrated Corporate Competencies

Fiscally Responsible

Minimum Required Qualifications:
A minimum GPA of 3.0 Cumulative is strongly preferred
Candidate must be actively enrolled pursuing either a Bachelors or Master Degree
Verbal/written communication skills required for multi-faceted interactions with all levels of personnel within the organization, as well as any and all outside agents, including but not limited to; vendors, suppliers, customers, etc.
Strong computer literacy, with MS Office/PC expertise, and demonstrated experience with applicable systems, programs, equipment, etc.

Preferred majors are, but not limited to:
Supply Chain Management
Engineering ( Industrial, Mechanical, Electrical, Chemical, Process/Project & Electronics)
Business Administrations
Management Information Systems
Marotta Controls Supply Chain & Operation Interns, will have the opportunity to interrelate with different functional areas within Supply Chain & Operation (Planning, Purchasing, Production Management). Depending of the functional area assigned, your responsibilities could be:
Communicating material status
Maintaining data integrity
Become familiar with material and data flow within the production environment
Expediting material
Assist the Planning team in the planning process
Follow Standard Operating Procedures
Continuous improvement initiatives
Running, distributing and managing Supplier Open Order Reports
Manage parts shortages, which are caused by supplier delivery delay, non-conforming material or other problems, to satisfactory resolution
Processing and coordinating replacement of non-conforming material
Source various parts, solicit quotes from suppliers and place orders for a wide variety of services and commodities in support of production and facility
Generate monthly metric reports
Work closely with other areas of the business, including accounting, engineering, quality, and operations
Generate programs to assure the uninterrupted flow of material in support of production build schedules while minimizing downtime and inventory levels
In addition to the regular duties and responsibilities, interns are encourage to participate in special projects.

Work Environment:
This job interacts both in a professional office environment and a manufacturing/machine shop environment. This role uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones, photocopiers, filing cabinets and fax machines, as well as environments inclusive of the appropriate eye, hearing and foot protection (as required)
Travel is not expected for this position

Physical Requirements:
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk and hear.
The employee is frequently required to reach with hands and arms, and to use hands to finger, handle or feel
The employee is regularly required to stand, sit, walk, stoop, or crouch, and move about the facility
The employee may be required to lift and/or move items weighing up to 25 pounds

Many of our contracts require proof that you are a U.S. citizen and/or that an export license has been obtained for employees who are citizens of certain countries. Your employment, both initially and continually thereafter, is conditioned on production of such proof of citizenship and/or any export license that may be required to comply with any and all applicable laws, regulations, or executive orders, or required by Federal, State, or local government contracts.

We are an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity employer M/F/IWD/Veterans