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Supply Chain Planning Intern

Job Location Saint Paul, Minnesota Job ID 2019-8784 Apply


Patterson Companies is looking for students to participate in our Patterson Companies Internship Program from June until August of 2019. The program offers students currently pursuing position-related degrees with the opportunity to supplement coursework with meaningful, practical experience. Interns will make contributions to team efforts in Patterson's fast paced and stimulating environment.  Interns will be working in result driven and fast paced supply chain planning teams.


Under the guidance and supervision of the department manager:

  • Participate in learning activities of the business and SAP
  • Analyze and maintain appropriate target stock levels and safety stock, and surge stock levels using SAP and statistical inventory management tools and techniques
  • Analyze and identify slow moving and obsolete inventory. Coordinate disposition, returns, and disposal
  • Track supply chain performance metrics and financial reports
  • Performs other duties as assigned


  • Currently enrolled in an accredited college or university as a freshman, sophomore, or junior
  • Major in or course work on supply chain, industrial engineering or related field
  • Ability to communicate effectively, both oral and written.
  • Ability to work independently and also effectively in a team environment.  
  • Excellent organizational, decision making and analytical skills
  • Proficiency in Excel


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