Intern - Outbound Transportation Intern Supply Chain

Shearer’s Internship Program Supply Chain

Outbound Transportation Intern

Position Summary

The Outbound Transportation Intern will assist with the managing, coordinating and improving of the transportation network throughout the organization.

Essential Duties

  •        Engineer solutions cross-functionally to build outbound transportation capabilities
  •        Ensure financial accuracy of outbound freight expenditures through invoice, deduction, and claim analysis
  •        Drive operational excellence by establishing clear expectations, frequently reviewing performance and anticipating and preparing for unforeseen challenges, while providing solutions for business continuity
  •        Develop standard operating procedures and enforce compliance across both external as well as internal parties
  •        Develop and utilize service metrics to drive performance, improve efficiency, quality, and member satisfaction
  •        Plans, implements and monitors day-to-day outbound transportation operations
  •        Work closely with operational facilities to drive out inefficiencies and capture cost savings
  •        Assist with other transportation strategic and tactical efforts as needed

 Knowledge Skills & Abilities

  •        Strong analytical capability
  •        Strong communication skills
  •        Ability to think beyond the plan.
  •        Ability to drive operations excellence and deliver the plan.
  •        Ability to build customer value
  •        Ability to foster open communication
  •        Demonstrate integrity/ethics
  •        Adaptability and personal growth
  •        Ability to work in a high volume, fast-paced environment with attention to detail and effective time management


  •        Actively pursuing a Bachelor’s degree in Supply Chain Management, Logistics, Business, or related field
  •        Previous supply chain experience in a manufacturing environment preferred
  •        Strong communication, problem solving, analytical, and customer service skills required
  •        Intermediate Excel skills required


Shearer’s Snacks is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer – Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation