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Frito-Lay Corporate Engineering & Supply Chain Intern

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The Programme

The goal of Frito Lay’s internship program is to provide students with the opportunity to leverage their academic understanding in a real-world, business-driven environment. During this internship experience, you will have exposure to a variety of components of the Frito Lay Supply Chain/Engineering organization.  
 
At the end of the summer, our interns report out to the Leadership Team on the key business points learned from the internship experience. The position requires a self-directed, motivated individual prepared for a fast-paced environment. Working as an intern with Frito-Lay will provide you with guidance for future management skills and the opportunity to execute key leadership decisions.

This internship will last approximately 10 weeks. 

What You Will Do

Supply Chain Program:

  • Assist in the analysis and development of supply chain metrics and business processes.
  • Report findings to other team members and management as required.
  • Support various components and activities spanning the project management life cycle such as business case analysis, detailed requirements, software design/testing/deployment and issues management.
  • Lead analysis or improvement projects related to Supply Chain Service or Safety.
  • Work on large projects and manage time and effort without need for constant supervision.
  • Experience with statistical modeling and developing reporting tools.
  • Potential Projects may include - Robotic studies, seasoning studies, data analysis, equipment selection and testing, labor improvement, Transportation optimization, comparative cost analysis.

Engineering Program: 

  • Motivate operations team to achieve performance targets.
  • Support various components and activities spanning the project management life cycle; such as business case analysis, detailed requirements, software design/testing/deployment and issues management.
  • Gain understanding of various supply chain functions and disciplines.
  • Receive opportunities to build affiliation with associate peers and interact with experienced leadership.
  • Assist in the analysis and development of supply chain metrics and business processes.
  • Report findings to other team members and management as required.
  • Work on large projects and manage time and effort without need for constant supervision.
  • Learn various statistical modeling and developing reporting tools.
  • Learn to manage production staff to attain production and quality goals.
  • Gain valuable insights between manufacturing & distribution/selling.
  • Assist in developing individuals and the team to solve operational issues.
  • Improve team communication and engagement.
  • Assist in organizing and facilitating team meetings to achieve continuous process improvement.
  • Organize and facilitate work team meetings (examples: pre-shift, roundtables, etc.). 

Required Skills and Abilities

  • Currently pursuing a degree in - Chemical, Mechanical, Industrial, Electrical, or Computer Engineering; Supply Chain, Operations Management, Logistics, Information Systems (other related majors will be considered).
  • Graduate with Bachelor’s degree within one (1) year of internship completion.
  • Previous experience in an operations environment (on- or off- campus; either through employment or academic clubs).
  • Proven people/project leadership throughout your academic career (on- or off- campus).
  • Highly motivated self-starter.
  • Ability to work in an unstructured environment with the ability to make tradeoff decisions quickly.
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a results-oriented, challenging environment.
  • Effective coaching, facilitation, presentation and team building skills.
  • Ability to give/receive constructive feedback.
  • Flexibility for relocation will allow for greater advancement opportunities. 
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  • Job type:Internships
  • Disciplines:

    Engineering Chemical Processing, Engineering Electrical, Engineering

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  • Citizenships:

  • Locations:

    United States (United

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  • Closing Date:28th Oct 2020, 6:00 pm

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