Love's Travel Stops & Country Stores Logistics Internship (Summer 2022) in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Req ID: 282182
Love's College Intern Program
The Love’s college internship program is frequently referred to as the best in Oklahoma City. This rapidly growing program provides opportunities for students in multiple areas of the business to receive employee level experience, not just busy work. Students also gain valuable knowledge that they can’t get in a classroom; they are guided through proper etiquette of a professional corporate setting. With a high percentage of full time offers, Love’s takes the time to invest not only in the students, but in their future.
Over the course of the summer, Love’s interns also participate in the following activities:
Tour of multiple business operations
Q&A sessions with executives
Participation in Greater Grads: InternOKC
Community volunteering activities
Classroom skills-based training
Structured performance feedback
Formal presentation to Love’s leadership
BASIC PURPOSE : The primary purpose of this position is to perform a variety of tasks/projects that address the needs of the Logistics department and to facilitate a learning opportunity for the Intern.
Reviewing, preparing, and analyzing various reports
Answer calls from drivers and outside customers
Assist Logistics Analysts with any needs.
Setup sites, terminals, suppliers, drivers, trucks, trailers and employees in Telapoint.
Work on miscellaneous projects
Other duties assigned as needed
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
HS Diploma or equivalent required
Currently enrolled in four year university program , a sophomore level or above (pursing a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration, Supply Chain Management, or Logistics).
Past Internship experience a plus but not necessary
SKILLS AND PHYSICAL DEMANDS:
Hard Skills: Proficient in using Microsoft Excel and Word, detail- oriented and well organized individual with excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Soft Skills: Willingness and ability to learn from other departments, strong time management skills, multi-tasking; can-do attitude, sense of urgency, ability to take constructive criticism and strong work ethic, excellent organizational and planning skills, must have strong ethics and ability to keep confidences.
Typical Physical Demands:
Flexible 8 hour work day starting hours between 7- 10AM
Requires prolonged sitting, some bending and stooping.
Occasional lifting up to 25 pounds.
Manual dexterity sufficient to operate a computer keyboard and calculator.
Requires normal range of hearing and vision.
Job Function(s): Corporate
Love’s Travel Stops & Country Stores is the industry-leading travel stop network in the United States. For more than 55 years, we’ve provided customers with highway hospitality and “Clean Places, Friendly Faces.” We’re passionate about serving drivers with clean, modern facilities stocked with fuel, food and supplies. We offer meals from popular restaurant chains, trucking supplies, showers and everything needed to get back on the road quickly. The Love’s Family of Companies includes:
Gemini Motor Transport, one of the industry’s safest trucking fleets
Speedco, the light mechanical and trucking service specialists
Musket, a rapidly growing, Houston-based commodities supplier and trader
Trillium, a Houston-based alternative fuels expert