Overview

Posting Details

Job Title
Student: Supply Chain Associate

Requisition Number
SE03364

Department Name
3J5SE: Student Employment

Work Location
Lexington, KY

On Campus/Off Campus
Off Campus

Salary Range
$15 per hour

Type of Position
Student

Position Time Status
Part-Time

Preferred Education/Experience
o Possess or are working towards a degree in Business, Supply Chain, Operations, Management, Marketing, Sales or related field of study OR have customer service or industry related work
experience.

Hours per Week
up to 28

Job Summary
Working as Part-Time Supply Chain Associate, you will be responsible for the day-to-day supply chain activities supporting the ongoing development of existing and prospective customers.
The responsibilities of this position will present opportunities to learn something new every day.

Duties include, but are not limited to:

o Supporting business-to-business sales and customer service activities.
o Managing inventory, placing and fulfilling orders, receiving and shipping inventory.
o Administering procurement functions, including estimating/quoting prices and sourcing product.
o Making deliveries with a company vehicle to fulfill inventory at customer sites.
o Coordinating resources to respond to customer supply chain needs.
o Participating in continuous improvement projects and Lean optimizations.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities
Required Skills

o 18 years of age or older, due to the nature of work
o Possess a current full valid driver’s license issued in the country where the job is located (including successful completion of any applicable graduated license program for your state or province) as well as the ability to meet our driving record requirements to use a company vehicle, as needed.
o Possess or are working towards a degree in Business, Supply Chain, Operations, Management, Marketing, Sales or related field of study OR have customer service or industry related work
experience.
o Highly motivated, self directed and customer service oriented.
o Demonstrate our core values of ambition, innovation, integrity and teamwork.
o Lift, slide, carry and lower packages that typically weigh 25lbs-50lbs and may weigh up to 75lbs.
o Pass the required drug screen (applicable in the US, Puerto Rico and Guam ONLY).

PREFERRED Skills, Knowledge, and Abilities
o Possess or are working towards a degree in Business, Supply Chain, Operations, Management, Marketing, Sales or related field of study OR have customer service or industry related work
experience.
o Excellent written and oral communication skills.
o Exhibit strong problem solving, deductive reasoning and decision making skills.
o Demonstrate strong math aptitude, attention to detail and sense of urgency.
o Demonstrate strong organization, planning and prioritizing abilities.
o Proficient computer skills.

Deadline to Apply
09/25/2022

University Community of Inclusion
The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.

Anticipated Start Date
08/30/2022