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• Starts Sep 22

International Intern Manufacturing Systems and Strategic Volume Planning (Fall 2024)

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BMW Group

25d ago

🚀 Off-cycle Internship

Spartanburg

AI generated summary

  • You: Pursuing degree in relevant fields, completed BMW internship, enrolled in international Master or Bachelor program, provide required documents in English.
  • You will support strategic volume planning, order and program planning, vehicle control, project improvement, data analysis, and continuous improvement of manufacturing systems. Collaboration with cross-functional teams, reporting KPI data, and leading end of assignment presentations will be part of your daily responsibilities.

Off-cycle Internship

Logistics, Software EngineeringSpartanburg

Description

  • Innovation is imagining what's NEXT when no one else can. Shaping your future starts here, as we believe our Gen>NEXT students are the future leaders of BMW. Our vision is to secure BMW Manufacturing's excellence by attracting the best of the best. We believe in creating a hands-on environment where you can directly impact the future of mobility. You will be guided and mentored throughout inspiring tasks and projects. As one of our Gen>NEXT students, you will be part of the team from day one and encouraged to add new ideas and value to the business.
  • The Production Control Department is responsible for steering Plant Spartanburg’s production volume on a long term, short term and daily level, while maintaining an optimized production system. The department is integrated into all aspects of BMW’s manufacturing strategies. 

Requirements

  • Pursuing a degree in Project Management, Industrial and Systems Engineering, Computer Science, Business, Logistics, Management, Engineering, Finance, or Data Analytics.
  • Successfully completed an internship or working student assignment with the BMW Group (3 month minimum period).
  • Current enrollment in Master program outside of the United States or enrolled in the last semester of a Bachelor program outside of the United States.
  • Must provide the following paperwork in English:
  • Cover letter
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Your last university performance record
  • Relevant references and certificates

Education requirements

Currently Studying

Area of Responsibilities

Logistics
Software Engineering

Responsibilities

  • Supports the strategic volume planning and reports to Senior Management. Implementation of plant business strategy into a manufacturing plan.
  • Order Planning: sequences customer orders by adhering to assembly and supplier restrictions. Drives the master production sequence for the plant.
  • Program Planning: Develops production strategy (volume plan, shift model, production calendar) short term to long term.
  • Vehicle Control: manages the vehicle sequence throughout the plant to ensure on-time delivery of orders to our customers.
  • Qualified individuals interested in this position would be actively involved in all of the day-to-day planning and reporting activities that are necessary for smooth production and operation of the plant. Those duties include:
  • Support the continuous improvement of departmental processes.
  • Manage project improvement initiatives both within the department and in partnership with key process partners across various departments (e.g assembly, body, paint, HR, Finance, IT).
  • Design reporting tools to improve data analysis.
  • Implement agile methods.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to understand business relations and the production system, supply chain.
  • Report KPI data for Plant management.
  • Continuous improvement of the plant volume and reporting systems which are used to steer the plant at multiple level of the organization (Senior management, department management, operations, etc.) – Key Topics: Data analytics, presentation skills, management reporting.
  • Promote the advancement of future production steering concepts for upcoming structural changes including integration of electrified vehicles – Key Topics: Planning, analysis, project management.
  • Support the development of the Plant Control room consolidation concept. Integrated approach to production steering across Body Shop, Paint Shop, and Assembly – Key topics: Project management, manufacturing strategy, organizational development.
  • Lead and coordinate the end of assignment presentations from the interns and PACE associates to the Logistics Vice-President and Management Team.

Details

Work type

Full time

Work mode

hybrid

Start date

Sep 22, 2024

Location

Spartanburg