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Logistics/ Transportation Intern (20180891)
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ENERSYS | Reading, PA
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Job Description

SUMMARY: The Transportation Intern is responsible for supporting Corporate Logistics in all modes of transportation worldwide. Additional responsibilities include assisting with analytics, rate negotiations, record retention, invoices, audit, and clerical work. The Intern must effectively communicate with all manufacturing facilities, distribution and service centers, and suppliers as directed to support business operations.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Additional / Alternate duties may be assigned

* Work closely with department colleagues to facilitate the transportation of domestic and international freight.
* Work with international team to pull documentation for Importer Self Assessment (ISA) audits.
* Support department on auditing and approving invoice exceptions through third party bill pay system.
* Support collection and audit of import and export records from vendors and freight forwarders
* Request corrections on customs records from appropriate parties where required
* Support tracking and metrics on premium freight requests
* Support the freight claims program
* Support entry and schedule transportation for material return requests (MRAs) and request for analysis (RFAs)
* Perform other job duties / responsibilities as needed to support the business

Required Skills

QUALIFICATIONS: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Job responsibilities are carried out in a work environment that consists of both recurring and non-recurring work situations. Job involves a moderate degree of detail and complexity. Job tasks will be performed under minimal supervision. Decisions are made within prescribed company policy guidelines and constraints; however, independent judgment is expected in identifying and resolving discrepancies. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

* Contacts occur with others inside of Enersys as well as with third party warehouse staff, customs brokers, third party service providers, and other service providers.
* Proficiency in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint)
* Pursuing a degree in supply chain, business, or related field
* Candidates must have excellent attention to detail and the mental capability to troubleshoot and solve problems of high complexity or difficulty, as well as problem solve in a proactive, methodical manner. Must be able to work effectively under the pressure of deadlines and comprehend complex issues.
* Candidates for this position should have excellent communication and interpersonal skills, be self-motivated and be capable of working as part of a team or alone.


* Excellent written and verbal communication skills
* Ability to summarize conclusions and present a clear storyline and logic flow
* Highly motivated and committed to professional standards and performance
* Must be organized and proficient in time management

Job LocationReading, Pennsylvania, United StatesDepartmentLogisticsPosition TypeFull-Time/Regular



EnerSys is a manufacturer, marketer and distributor of industrial batteries. The Company also manufactures markets and distributes related products, such as chargers, power equipment and battery accessories, and it provides related after-market and customer-support services for industrial batteries. Industrial batteries generally are characterized as reserve power batteries or motive power batteries. Reserve power batteries are marketed and sold principally under the PowerSafe, DataSafe, EcoSafe, Hawker, Genesis, Odyssey, Varta and Cyclon brands. The motive power batteries are marketed and sold principally under the Hawker, EnerSys- Ironclad, General Battery, Fiamm Motive Power and Express brands. In August 2009, EnerSys acquired Keystone Mountaineer Power Systems, Inc., a battery supplier to the mining industry.