Supply Chain & Operations Co-op/Intern – Fall 2021
This job description reflects potential openings for the Summer 2021 Co-op/Internship Session (May – August). This is a general job description and represents multiple openings in various departments. Honda offers both single and multi-semester co-ops and internships. College students must apply to the requisition pertaining to their major and semester of interest.
Please note: Sponsorship for employment visa status for these positions is unavailable. Applicants requiring sponsorship for employment visa status now or in the future (e.g., F-1 CPT/OPT, H-1B, TN, etc.) will not be considered.
What Makes Honda The Best?
Are you an innovator? Honda’s core values are what make our company unique.
- Dreams: The Power of Dreams mentality drives our team to create intelligent products that enhance mobility and increase the joy in people’s lives.
- Joy and Passion: The joy we experience at Honda is fueled by our dreams and passion.
- Challenging Spirit: Honda’s challenging spirit pushes us to set and reach ambitious goals. Honda is voluntarily reducing 50% of carbon dioxide emissions in our products by 2050 and developing technology to reduce the number of collisions to zero by 2040.
- Respect for the individual: This core value pushes our associates to contribute at the highest level and work effectively on a team.
If your goals and values are at the same speed as Honda’s, we want you to join our team!
Supply Chain Management, Purchasing, or Operations Management co-op opportunities typically exist in the following areas, projects may include:
Cost Planning: Create cost management databases and analysis tools using Microsoft Excel and Access. Prepare Request-for-Quotes (RFQs) for submission to suppliers, analyzing quotes for accuracy, cost comparisons to standards and targets. Support North American Cost Planning buyers with preparation for supplier meetings & negotiations. Part Cost/Transport Cost analysis and research. Conduct research and prepare for presentations of long-term commodity strategies. New supplier research including supplier visits for the purpose of auditing supplier capabilities.
Purchasing: Expediting materials and Match exception resolution. Customer service and production support (spare part issue resolution). Can also include project evaluations, bid meetings and midterm project theme activities.
What you need to be successful in the role:
Required: Basic Business coursework
Desired: Supply Chain Management, Purchasing or Engineering classes.
Class Status: Sophomore (by credit hour) or above
Term: Minimum of 10 weeks required at 40 hours per week
Degree: Candidate must be enrolled in a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree program studying Purchasing, Supply Chain, Operations Management, or related field.
Location: (Positions could be located at the following)
• Anna, OH (45 minutes north of Dayton, OH)
• Marysville, OH (45 minutes northwest of Columbus, OH)
• East Liberty, OH (55 minutes northwest of Columbus, OH)
• Russells Point, OH (30 minutes northwest of Marysville, OH)
• Greensburg, IN
Honda of America Manufacturing, Inc.
Honda of America Manufacturing turns cutting-edge technology into world-class vehicles at three Ohio manufacturing facilities. In Ohio, Honda manufactures many of the most popular, highest-quality vehicles sold in the United States.
Marysville Auto Plant – Marysville, OH
Manufacturing operations include Assembly, Weld, Paint, Engineering Services, Stamping, Plastics, Material Services, and Vehicle Quality.
East Liberty Auto Plant – East Liberty, OH
Manufacturing operations include Assembly, Weld, Paint, Engineering Services, Stamping, Plastics, Material Services and Vehicle Quality
Anna Engine Plant – Anna, OH
Manufacturing operations include Assembly, Drivetrain Manufacturing, Ferrous Manufacturing, Material Services, Engine Quality, Casting and Machining
Honda North America, Inc. – Marysville, OH, East Liberty, OH & Anna, OH
Honda North America, Inc. provides strategic and operational support for Honda’s operations in the North American region.
Honda Engineering North America, Inc. – Marysville, OH & Anna, OH
Honda Engineering is responsible for the development of manufacturing processes, systems and equipment used to build Honda products. It is a major supplier of all types of manufacturing equipment and tools including machining, casting, forging, stamping, painting, welding and assembly.
Honda Transmission Manufacturing of America, Inc. – Russells Point, OH
Honda Transmission Mfg. of America is the leading manufacturer of high-quality automatic transmissions for Honda and Acura.
Honda Manufacturing of Indiana, LLC – Greensburg, IN
Honda Manufacturing of Indiana is Honda’s newest North American auto plant. Manufacturing operations include Assembly, Body Manufacturing, Paint, Material Services, Purchasing and Vehicle Quality.