Dematic Solution Development Co-Op in Grand Rapids, Michigan
Dematic is a leading supplier of integrated automated technology, software and services to optimize the supply chain. Dematic employs over 7,000 skilled logistics professionals to serve its customers globally, with engineering centers and manufacturing facilities located around the world. Dematic is one brand under the KION Group of companies and has implemented more than 6,000 integrated systems for a customer base that includes small, medium and large companies doing business in a variety of market sectors.
Headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, Dematic is a member of KION Group, a global leader in industrial trucks, related services and supply chain solutions. Across more than 100 countries worldwide, the KION Group designs, builds and supports logistics solutions that optimize material and information flow within factories, warehouses and distribution centers. The company is the largest manufacturer of industrial trucks in Europe, the second-largest producer of forklifts globally and a leading provider of warehouse automation.
Why Join Us?
Join the most innovative team in distribution automation and supply chain technology.
Dematic is launching our Solution Development Co-Op Rotation program with exciting ways to collaborate across all the disciplines for solutioning world class automated distribution systems. Rotations will cycle through: Systems Engineering, Concepting, Software Consulting, Simulation, Data Analytics, and rounded out with opportunities to experience onsite installation.
To invest in talent from the next generation of technical experts, focused on creating world class solutions changing the face of distribution.
What We Are Looking For
The ideal candidate will have a growth and winning mindset, highly motivated and open to feedback for improvement. Innovative thinking and collaborative work style are required. Focus on the following Kion Values will lead to a successful co-op experience:
Courage...When you think of courage you may think of physical bravery, but there are many other forms of courage.
Conscientiousness. Conscientiousness is defined as the personality trait of being thorough, careful, or vigilant.
Perseverance... in the face of difficulty pushing through the project and deadline is to persevere.
Resilience... Individuals who are resilient learn from the failures or the mistakes to become better.
Passion... a drive, a purpose for the project being completed and a joy after coming to completion is to have passion.
Below is a brief description of the experiences in this multi term rotation:
Systems Engineering (2 terms)
Assist in the design of mainly small MHE systems and deciding on equipment applications
Assist in the development of proposal drawings
Help produce mechanical and controls material lists of equipment and resale
Submit resale quote requests through SD "Resale coordinator" + Purchasing and assists in evaluating the quotes from vendors
Concepting (2 terms)
Support the development of and adhere to the project plan by being given specific tasks on mid to high automation projects
Create or lead: creation of Maestro concept to support Concept Freeze, Material Flow(s) for solutions
Generate or validate ROM, Help produce lists of equipment and resale for ROM development
Evaluate and mitigate technical risks and escalate to management when impact is significant + project risks and escalate to SPM as appropriate
Data Analytics (2 terms)
Analyze customer data to create design criteria and concisely present results
Use written descriptions, spreadsheets, charts, and flow diagrams skillfully
Utilize tools to create operational flow diagrams
Software Consulting (optional)
Assist analyzing customer's business requirements and application objectives
Assist in pre-sales support activities as needed
Assists in the estimation of time frame and costs associated to the solution
Collect data that accurately represents customer requirements
Exposed to Simulation software, coding and development of Simulation activities
Use drawings and sketches skillfully to facilitate concept reviews
Produce a Design Report that professionally summarizes the project
- If you are selected for a role in the Co-Op program an require relocation during the time a housing stipend will be provided. Further details will come from hiring manager.
Must be in college perusing a degree in Engineering or Supply Chain
Have a minimum GPA of 3.0
Ability to work in a fast-paced and sometimes ambiguous environment
Highly motivated, positive attitude and goal orientated.
Maintain frequent communication with customer to ensure resolution and proper follow-up, leading to strong customer satisfaction
Identify, analyze and understand problems in his/her daily work and provides the best solution
Deliver results, stay focused even in challenging situations and overcome obstacles
Flexible to adapt to same-day and next-day changes to project scope and location
Commitment to excellence
Effectively communicate and partner with teammates and colleagues
Efficient time management and organization skills
Requisition ID: 2021-17205
Job Time: Full-Time
Experience Level: Internship
Shift Schedule Display: Standard
External Company URL: http://www.dematic.com
Street: 507 Plymouth Ave NE