Job Description: Summary
The Material Control/Supply Chain Intern will gain hands-on experience in a fast-paced Supply Chain environment for an innovative medical device manufacturer. This position will be involved in the day to day Supply Chain processes. The Intern will gain experience in a variety of Supply Chain roles, such as production planning, procurement processing, inventory management and shipping and receiving, using an SAP system in an ERP environment . Constant evolution of the healthcare industry provides the Supply Chain Intern with a great learning experience.
Specifically, this position will have an active role in the day to day operations. The position will also be given project management opportunities, participate in problem solving activities and will be involved in diverse teams.
Becton Dickinson (BD) is a medical technology company that serves healthcare institutions, life science researchers, clinical laboratories, industry and the general public. BD manufactures and sells a broad range of medical supplies, devices, laboratory equipment and diagnostic products. BD is headquartered in the United States and has offices in more than 50 countries worldwide.
BD's first manufacturing facility outside of the Company's original location in New Jersey was incepted in 1949 in Columbus, Nebraska. The site was decided upon by company leadership and sons of its founders, Henry Becton and Fairleigh Dickinson, Jr. following consideration of sites in 30 states.
Impressed by the work ethic of local residents, BD purchased a building and hired a staff of 15 to manufacture glass fever thermometers. BD has since developed a strong relationship with the people of Nebraska, expanding to more than 2,500 employees in four locations: Broken Bow, Holdrege and two facilities in Columbus.
The Supply Chain Intern position is located at the BD-Broken Bow, NE, facility, which opened in 1960 with 55 employees. After 11 expansions, the 300,000 square foot facility employs approximately 485 associates. BD-Broken Bow is the world's largest manufacturer of Vacutainer tubes, shipping products worldwide, utilizing world class manufacturing techniques, driven by a combination of the latest technology, innovation, and processes.
Past interns have enjoyed the community of Broken Bow, participating in local softball and golf leagues, enjoying parks and recreation opportunities, as well as volunteering with local youth organizations.
Primary Work Location
USA NE - Broken Bow
BD (Becton, Dickinson And Company)