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Export & Bulk Transportation/Special Projects - Year-Round Intern (Springdale, AR)

Company: 0036 Tyson Sales and Distribution, Inc.
Location: Springdale
Posted on: February 12, 2024

Job Description:

Job Details:


This position is responsible for supporting the transportation network of all fresh and frozen shipments including rendered products. This includes balancing the interrelationship of service and cost to maintain our current leadership position in on- time delivery while minimizing our overall transportation expense. Align and execute projects to support our Export & Bulk Transportation business plan. Motivated self-starter problem-solving issues that involve bringing multiple parties together to provide solutions and visibility that will meet/exceed established goals. Position will be required to meet with new or current stakeholders to drive "Best In Class" initiatives, and other duties as needed.


  • Supporting various transportation projects focused on service improvement, visibility, process improvement, and workflow simplification.
  • Projects will include but not limited to, mode of transportation optimization, service and cost initiatives, adaptable supply-chain, E2E Export visibility, and process improvement initiatives.
  • Working cross-functionally with all team members; Operations, Finance, Strategy, Procurement, Systems, Safety, Personnel, Legal/Compliance

    Education: Supply Chain, Transportation, Data Analytics, Agriculture, or Business majors preferred. Incoming junior, senior, or MBA with at least one year of school remaining required.

    Experience : Previous work experience preferred.

    Computer Skills : Strong computer skills with a working knowledge of Microsoft applications (Excel, Access, Word, PowerPoint)

    Travel : Local/Region travel to plants/DCs to support project needs.

    Special Skills: The successful candidate will be a team player with a strong work ethic who takes initiative and is pursuing a career in Supply Chain / Transportation.

    **This position is located in Springdale AR. This is a year-round internship with the selected candidate expected to work in person 40 hours during the summer and 15-20 hours during the school year.

    **Must include a resume to be considered.

    Relocation Assistance Eligible:

    Work Shift:

    1ST SHIFT (United States of America)

    Hourly Applicants ONLY -You must complete the task after submitting your application to provide additional information to be considered for employment.

    Tyson is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will be considered without regard to race, national origin, color, religion, age, genetics, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran status.

    We provide our team members and their families with paid time off; 401(k) plans; affordable health, life, dental, vision and prescription drug benefits; and more.

    CCPA Notice. If you are a California resident, and would like to learn more about what categories of personal information we collect when you apply for this job, and how we may use that information, please read our CCPA Job Applicant Notice at Collection, click here .

Keywords: 0036 Tyson Sales and Distribution, Inc., Springdale , Export & Bulk Transportation/Special Projects - Year-Round Intern (Springdale, AR), Professions , Springdale, Arkansas

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