2020 Summer Internship Program. The Ace Internship program allows you to apply skills and knowledge you're learning in College today, while contributing in a hands-on environment to fit your career objectives, complement your academic work and enhance your learning. Heres what you will take away from your experience this summer:Real hands-on experience in your assigned department/function with day-to-day projects, responsibilities, accountabilities and deadlines. Opportunity to partner with other interns over the summer on a Capstone project, presenting your findings and recommendations to Aces Leadership. Q & A with Aces CEO and Senior Leadership team. Resume Workshop to help you prepare for future opportunities. Opportunity to volunteer through the Ace Hardware Foundation. Teambuilding activities and more. Your internship experience at Ace will give you the knowledge and skills future employers will look for! Want to hear more
Please review our Glassdoor comments from former interns! Your Responsibilities The Inbound Traffic internship will give you the opportunity to gain experience in the transportation industry and network with many suppliers, carriers, and 3PLs. You will also work cross functionally with other departments within Ace, including Inventory Management, Supply Chain, our 14 Distribution Centers, and 7 Consolidation Centers. This internship will provide students with a great opportunity to achieve the following objectives:Create and execute routing plans for purchase orders from suppliers to our distribution centers. Track and trace to ensure timely pick up and delivery of purchase orders. Coordinate special transportation needs and provide customer service for internal and external partners. Update TMS (Transportation Management System) for vendor and carrier compliance and accuracy The ideal intern will possess the following:Ability to multi-task and stay organized. Excellent verbal and written communication skills. Ambitious self-starter who has demonstrated the ability to contribute as an effective team member. Takes ownership and accountability of projects and responsibilities. Excellent time management and organizational skills. Demonstrated motivation and initiative to succeed. Knowledge and interest in Ace Hardware Corporation. Ability to work 40 hours per week, Monday -Friday for 12 weeks. Willingness and ability to give presentations to colleagues, managers and directors We want to hear from you! When most people think of career opportunities with Ace Hardware, they often think of the helpful cashiers and sales associates at their local store. However, have you also considered the people behind the scenes who select, promote, ship and process the invoices for more than 75,000 products
Maybe you haven't, but we'd like you to. Because together we help our customers take care of their homes. Come find out why a career with the Ace Hardware Corporation is one of America's best kept secrets. Equal Opportunity Employer. Ace Hardware Corporation and its subsidiaries are committed to a policy of promoting equal employment opportunities. The company recognizes the importance of diversity and leveraging the skills and talents of all people to the mutual advantage of each individual and the organization. The company is committed to the prevention of employment discrimination related to race, religion, color, sex (including sexual harassment), gender identity, national origin, age, marital status, disability and military or veteran status, sexual orientation or any other action covered by federal or applicable state/local laws.