Purchasing Intern

JR Automation - Nashville, TN3.6

JR Automation was founded in 1980, and has grown to become one of the leading global systems integrators and solutions providers for the industrial automation industry. With over 2,000 employees at 23 manufacturing facilities in North America, Europe, and Asia, we are looking ahead towards continued success and expansion while servicing multiple industries, including automotive, aerospace, medical, and more. JR Automation designs and builds highly integrated manufacturing systems, including robotic welding, testing, dispensing, material handling, and assembly solutions. JR Automation’s customer base includes the world’s leading automotive, life sciences, aerospace, electronics, and industrial manufacturers. With a keen focus on technological innovation and a strong dedication to their employees, customers, and community, JR Automation is poised to continue its path toward further strategic growth and expansion.

Job Title: Purchasing Intern
Reports to: Supply Chain Manager

  • Solve supply chain problems with no standard solution  *Speak effectively before groups of employees or suppliers  *Assist department and business unit achieve their goals  *Participate in group and individual projects as assigned
Note: This list of responsibilities is by no means inclusive; however, it is intended to be a guideline for activities.

Qualifications:  -Junior or Senior level student pursuing a degree in Business, Supply Chain or a related field required.
  • Proficient abilities in Microsoft Office Suite required with emphasis on Excel.
  • Solid in analyzing date using Excel 
Ability to accept direction required.  Ability to complete assigned tasks while working individually or within a team required.

Behavioral Skills:  Adaptability  Teamwork  Communication  Problem Assessment  Attention to Detail  Self‐Motivated