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Material and Parts Supply Spartanburg, South Carolina 16.01.2023

Manufacturing Systems and Strategic Volume Planning Intern (Fall 2023)

Innovation is imagining what’s NEXT when no one else can. Shaping your future starts here, as we believe our Gen>NEXT students are the future leaders of BMW. Our vision is to secure BMW Manufacturing’s excellence by attracting the best of the best. We believe in creating a hands-on environment where you can directly impact the future of mobility. You will be guided and mentored throughout inspiring tasks and projects. As one of our Gen>NEXT students, you will be part of the team from day one and encouraged to add new ideas and value to the business.

The Manufacturing Systems and Strategic Volume Planning Intern will assist the Production Control Department, which is responsible for steering Plant Spartanburg’s production volume on a long term, short term and daily level, while maintaining an optimized production system.  The department is integrated into all aspects of BMW’s manufacturing strategies. 

The Production Control department is divided into three main areas:
•    Supporting strategic planning and reporting to Senior Management.
•    Order Planning: sequences customer orders by adhering to assembly and supplier restrictions.
•    Program Planning: works with different areas of the Plant to develop the daily production targets.
•    Vehicle Control: manages the vehicle sequence throughout the plant.

The qualified intern should expect to contribute & improve in the following functions:

•    Supporting the continuous improvement of departmental processes
•    Designing reporting tools to improve data analysis.
•    Supporting the production system.
•    Collaborating with cross-functional teams to understand business relations.
•    Reporting KPI data for Plant management.

  • Pursuing a degree in Industrial and Systems Engineering, Computer Science, Business, Logistics, Management, Engineering, Finance, Data analytics.
  • Possess a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 (not just in major).
  • Have full-time status at an accredited four-year college or university in the United States.
  • Completed at least 30 credit hours at time of application.
  • Ability to complete 3 alternating work terms for co-op positions. 
  • Ability to work full-time (40 hours / week).
  • Transfer students must have a GPA from current university.
  • Complete and pass a substance abuse test before the work term. 
  • THE WORK TERM DATES ARE August 14, 2023 to December 15, 2023.

BMW Manufacturing Company is an equal opportunity employer. It is the policy of BMW MC to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all qualified persons regardless of age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status. 

Employment with BMW Manufacturing Co., LLC (BMW MC) is at-will and may be terminated at any time, with or without notice, at the option of BMW MC or the employees.

Manufacturing Systems and Strategic Volume Planning Intern (Fall 2023)

Spartanburg, South Carolina
United States
Legal Entity:
BMW Manufacturing Co., LLC
BMW Group
Spartanburg, South Carolina
Job Field:
Material and Parts Supply
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