Logistics Internship - Drop Shipment Support - Summer

Lititz, Pa

Job Description

Join one of Pennsylvania’s fastest growing companies today! WebstaurantStore, a Clark Associates company, is looking for hard working and motivated candidates to join our growing company as a Logistics Intern on our Drop Shipment Support Team. If detail oriented tasks, problem solving, rapid change, and all of the rewards that come with embracing those qualities excite you, read on!  This role focuses on the back-side processing of orders, making decisions on how to keep orders moving while still trying to minimize our costs and keeping customers up-to-date about the status of their order.  Logistics has many functions related to communicating with customers, vendors, and other departments within the company to ensure that our customers get their orders as quickly as possible.  For this reason good communication is crucial in this role. Logistics is a key part of growing our business and serving the purchasing needs of foodservice professionals worldwide.

During your internship, we will have knowledgeable mentors available that will provide guidance as you gain professional experience while sharpening your skills. WebstaurantStore can offer flexible hours, and can develop a work program to meet your class schedule.

Job Responsibilities Include:

  • Provide friendly & empathetic communication, primarily through email, to customers on status of orders and assist in problem solving to satisfy their order requirements
  • Make and execute decisions regarding the best way to fulfill orders
  • Communicate effectively with vendors to ensure timely and accurate updates on drop shipments
  • Collaborate with others in Logistics to ensure fast processing of orders
  • Shadow with other team members to gain knowledge in all areas of the department
  • Communicate with internal and external sources to ensure effective order fulfilment
  • Monitor and edit reports 
  • Projects such as improving processes with vendors and internal systems

Skills and Requirements:

  • Detail oriented
  • Adept at communicating effectively to a variety of audiences
  • Able to prioritize and balance multiple responsibilities
  • Willing to take initiative and ownership of problems to find solutions
  • Able to balance desired business and customer outcomes
  • A team player who wants to contribute to a thriving culture
  • Able to flourish in a fast-paced, changing environment

We offer competitive compensation and employees enjoy regular food service industry trainings from top manufacturers and product experts.  Our Pennsylvania headquarters features an on-site fitness center, game room, and the chance to cook and eat delicious meals in our test kitchen, outfitted with some of our newest and best professional restaurant equipment.

If you’re ready for a challenge, and have the ambition to succeed in a fast paced, growing industry, we’d love to discuss the Logistics Internship position with you!  Submit your resume and apply online today.

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