Logo of Huzzle


Subcontract Intern

Logo of Komatsu


1mo ago

🚀 Off-cycle Internship


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  • You must be pursuing a BA/BS in Business, Operations, or Engineering. Excellent communication, organization, and time management skills are crucial. Must be proficient in Microsoft Office Suite and have exposure to data analysis and ERP systems.
  • You will work on subcontract processes, interact with customers and suppliers, implement projects to improve quality and reduce costs, handle data entry and analysis, support transactions and documentation, execute purchase orders, and ensure goods meet quality, cost, and delivery requirements.

Off-cycle Internship

Logistics, EngineeringMilwaukee


  • The Subcontract team manages the manufacture of large structures that support the build of electric rope shovels and rotary blast hole drills, by leveraging external global partner supplier relationships. As a Subcontract Intern, you will be responsible for a range of support activities, providing support to our suppliers in accordance with safety, quality, delivery and cost requirements and to ensure continuous improvement of QDC to maximize output for our customers.  
  • This onsite position will be based at our South Harbor location in Milwaukee’s Harbor District. The target start date for this role is Summer 2024 and has potential to be extended into the Fall 2024 school semester. We offer full-time hours during the summer and flexible part-time hours during the academic yea


  • Basic Qualifications:
  • Pursuing a bachelor’s or advanced degree in BA/BS Degree in Business, Operations, Supply Chain Management, Engineering (or equivalent), or similar, from an accredited college or university
  • Sophomore, Junior, Senior, or master’s level student in good academic standing
  • Ability to work independently as well as part of a team towards a goal
  • Excellent organization and personal time management skills, ability to handle multiple tasks
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Possess effective problem solving and critical thinking skills; ability to be creative and resourceful when needed
  • Proficiency using Microsoft Office Suite products (Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook)
  • Preferred Qualifications:
  • Background or course work in Data analysis economics, or mathematics.
  • ISM /APICS course exposure a plus but not required.
  • Creative, high energy, and self-motivated
  • Excellent PC software skills with Windows Operating system. SAP ERP System.
  • Exposure to, experience in, or understanding of MRP (Material Requirement Planning) and ERP (Enterprise Resource Planning) and the ability to maintain data to accomplish company production strategies/goals. Preferably in SAP but any ERP system is beneficial.
  • Understanding of the concepts around or experience in Bills of Materials, Routings, Blueprint Reading, Purchasing, Inventory Control and Order Processing functions.
  • Interest in or aptitude to learn about careers in the heavy equipment industry.

Education requirements

Currently Studying

Area of Responsibilities



  • Work with the performance leader to complete various projects and duties related to subcontract processes.
  • Interact with internal/external customers and global suppliers to respond to requests and questions.
  • Identify, plan, and implement key projects to improve quality, reduce costs, increase productivity, and improve cycle time by reducing wasted time, rework, etc.
  • Responsible for data entry, database creation/maintenance, and data analysis as needed by the team.
  • Support the day-to-day transactions and documentation of global subcontract operations, including managing material shipment to suppliers and tracking delivery.
  • You will have the opportunity to directly impact the business by executing purchase orders, reviewing exception messages, and expediting as needed.
  • Working cross functionally to ensure goods meet our quality, cost, and delivery requirements.
  • Other duties and projects may be assigned.


Work type

Full time

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