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Logistics Intern in Vista, CA at Watkins Wellness

Date Posted: 2/14/2019

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Job Description

Watkins Wellness, established in 1977 in Vista, Calif., is dedicated to promoting wellness to consumers who live active lifestyles and are health conscious. The company manufactures the Endless Pools® line of aquatic fitness products, and is also the world's largest manufacturer of hot tubs, including Hot Spring® Spas, Hot Spot® Spas, Caldera® Spas, and the American Hydrotherapy Systems spa brands. The Watkins Wellness dealer network extends into all 50 states and more than 70 countries. Watkins Wellness is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Masco Corporation (NYSE: MAS), a Fortune 500 company whose products include Behr® paint; Delta® and Hansgrohe® faucets, bath and shower fixtures; KraftMaid® and Merillat® cabinets and Milgard® windows and doors.  For more information about us, please visit our website at www.watkinsmfg.com.

We are seeking a Logistics Intern to join our Supply Chain team!

IN A NUTSHELL

This is a unique internship opportunity to work with our Supply Chain team for approximately three months over the summer.  In this internship, you will learn about expense and revenue analysis, while growing your presentation and communication skills.

WHAT YOU’LL DO

  • Are you skilled at creating models? You’ll develop models for current full truckload and per spa freight rates to Dealers.  You will also develop alternative freight pricing models to determine impact of changes to freight rates on Dealers. 
  • Do you enjoy research? You will collect revenue and expense data for truckload shipments.
  • Are you a team player? You’ll work with a cross-functional team to understand the collected data and how revenues are calculated.
  • Are you analytical? You will determine the average truckload freight loss for multi-stop and full truckload shipments.
  • Can you forecast? You will forecast the budgetary impact of the losses if rates to Dealers remain the same.  You’ll also determine the impact to prepaid shipment volume, will call, and increase in costs to Dealers if pricing is changed.
  • Are you a strong communicator? At the end of the summer, you will present/communicate the results of your analysis.

WHAT YOU NEED

  • To be actively pursuing a degree in Business Management, Supply Chain, or another directly related field at an accredited college or university.
  • Overall and major-specific GPA must be a minimum 3.0 or higher.
  • Knowledge of Supply Chain is a plus.
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to interact with all levels within the organization.
  • Strong ability to work in a team environment.
  • Must be authorized to work in the United States (will be hired through a temporary agency).

We look for candidates that exhibit The Watkins Way (always Ethical, endeavors to be Transparent, embraces Inclusion, welcomes Diverse backgrounds and perspectives, Accommodating, believes in Work-Life Balance, puts Safety First, Accountable, values Relationships, Passionate, Team Player, and Goal Driven).

Shift

Full or Part Time

Full time

Watkins is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants are considered for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, protected status as a veteran, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, gender identity, or any other legally protected status under federal, state or local law.

Watkins is an E-Verify employer. E-Verify is an Internet based system operated by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) in partnership with the Social Security Administration (SSA) that allows participating employers to electronically verify the employment eligibility of their newly hired employees in the United States. Please click on the following links for more information.

E-Verify Participation Poster: English & Spanish
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No visa sponsorship is available for this position, unless specified within the job description.