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Logistics Internship (Summer 2021)

Location: 

Oklahoma City, OK, US, 73120

Req ID: 174484 

 

Love's College Intern Program

The Love’s college internship program is frequently referred to as the best in Oklahoma City. This rapidly growing program provides opportunities for students in multiple areas of the business to receive employee level experience, not just busy work. Students also gain valuable knowledge that they can’t get in a classroom; they are guided through proper etiquette of a professional corporate setting. With a high percentage of full time offers, Love’s takes the time to invest not only in the students, but in their future.

 

Over the course of the summer, Love’s interns also participate in the following activities:

  • Tour of multiple business operations
  • Q&A sessions with executives
  • Participation in Greater Grads: InternOKC
  • Community volunteering activities
  • Social/Networking events
  • Classroom skills-based training
  • Mentor program
  • Structured performance feedback
  • Formal presentation to Love’s leadership

 

Logistics Intern

BASIC PURPOSE: The primary purpose of this position is to perform a variety of tasks/projects that address the needs of the Logistics department and to facilitate a learning opportunity for the Intern. 

 

MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Reviewing, preparing, and analyzing various reports
  • Answer calls from drivers and outside customers
  • Assist Logistics Analysts with any needs.
  • Setup sites, terminals, suppliers, drivers, trucks, trailers and employees in Telapoint.
  • Simons spreadsheet
  • Work on miscellaneous projects
  • Other duties assigned as needed

 

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:

  • Education:
    • HS Diploma or equivalent required
    • Currently enrolled in four year university program, a sophomore level or above (pursing a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration, Supply Chain Management, or Logistics).
  • Experience:
    • Past Internship experience a plus but not necessary

 

SKILLS AND PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

  • Skills:
    • Hard Skills: Proficient in using Microsoft Excel and Word, detail- oriented and well organized individual with excellent verbal and written communication skills.
    • Soft Skills: Willingness and ability to learn from other departments, strong time management skills, multi-tasking; can-do attitude, sense of urgency, ability to take constructive criticism and strong work ethic, excellent organizational and planning skills, must have strong ethics and ability to keep confidences.
  • Typical Physical Demands:
    • Flexible 8 hour work day starting hours between 7- 10AM
    • Requires prolonged sitting, some bending and stooping.
    • Occasional lifting up to 25 pounds.
    • Manual dexterity sufficient to operate a computer keyboard and calculator.
    • Requires normal range of hearing and vision.

Job Function(s): Corporate 

 

Love’s Travel Stops & Country Stores is the industry-leading travel stop network in the United States. For more than 55 years, we’ve provided customers with highway hospitality and “Clean Places, Friendly Faces.” We’re passionate about serving drivers with clean, modern facilities stocked with fuel, food and supplies. We offer meals from popular restaurant chains, trucking supplies, showers and everything needed to get back on the road quickly. The Love’s Family of Companies includes:

  • Gemini Motor Transport, one of the industry’s safest trucking fleets
  • Speedco, the light mechanical and trucking service specialists
  • Musket, a rapidly growing, Houston-based commodities supplier and trader
  • Trillium, a Houston-based alternative fuels expert

 

The Love's Experience

Love’s was founded in 1964 on the values of integrity, customer focus, strong work ethic, innovation and perseverance. We are looking for these in every person we hire. No matter what job you do for Love’s, your commitment to these values will not only continue our legacy of growth, it will also ensure your successful career.