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Co-op – Supply Chain & Operations Management – Multiple Positions Available (Spring 2022 Semester)


Requisition ID: (21009031)

Primary Location: United States-Ohio-Sidney

Job Function: University Programs

Job Posting Date: Sep 2, 2021, 1:51:22 PM


What to Expect in our Co-op Program:

Expand your technical and professional skills in a real-world setting. Emerson co-ops are given meaningful work, support, and mentorship from experienced managers and key business leaders. There is the potential to gain knowledge and experience in a variety of ways by exploring opportunities associated with your major and rotating through multiple departments.


What We Offer:

  • Competitive compensation, flexible dress code policy, and paid holidays
  • Housing stipends for eligible students and a list of nearby housing options for relocation
  • Access to our newly renovated fitness center, workout classes, and wellness program
  • Event opportunities through our social and professional development co-op committees

Our co-ops are a key talent pipeline for full-time employment opportunities after graduation at our many locations.


If you are an Supply Chain, Operations or Business student looking for an opportunity to grow, Emerson has an exciting opportunity for you! Based in our Sidney, Ohio location, you will develop an increased level of understanding in Supply Chain processes (i.e. Kanban, Value Stream Mapping, and Lean Process Improvement Tools), identify and support cost reduction opportunities, and support the different functioning areas across the Supply Chain. You will be given an opportunity to gain hands-on experience with Oracle ERP and Business Intelligence tools and systems. You may support various areas including Global Logistics and Distribution Services, Plant, Engineering, MRO, and Commodity and Program Manager Functions.



  • Complete projects and tasks related to inventory control, transportation, and logistics
  • Assist with data and Excel-based analysis to support projects related to inventory management and supply chain improvement with external suppliers and internal supply networks.
  • Support Request for Quote (RFQ) and Request for Pricing (RFP) processes
  • Analyze data and report findings in regard to supplier performance issues, inventory levels, and logistics initiatives
  • Support import operations, cycle counting program, tracking of supplier parts to minimize delivery issues
  • Prepare and analyze Kanban calculations and implement changes to loop sizes to replenish warehouses
  • Prioritize work to meet deadlines.
  • Attend project related and management level meetings


You try different solutions for problems and learn from the results. You stay aligned with your goals and stay productive. You focus on creating an effective collaborative style. You prepare content for communication that is impactful.



  • Undergraduate Student pursuing a Bachelor’s Degree in Supply Chain Management, Logistics, Business Administration, Operations Management or related field.
  • Cumulative GPA of 2.75 or higher.
  • Ability to work 40 hours per week (Monday-Friday, 8:00AM-4:30PM) during scheduled term.
  • Legal authorization to work in the United States – Sponsorship for this role will not be provided


  • Undergraduate student pursuing a Bachelor’s Degree in Supply Chain Management, Operations Management, or Logistics.
  • Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher.
  • Sophomore or higher standing preferred.
  • Strong oral and written communication skills, analytical and decision