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Operations Internship (Monroe, WI)

Colony Brands, Inc.

1 Positions

ID: 24951

Posted On 11/23/2022

Job Overview

We have several Operations Internships available in our Monroe, WI Fulfillment and Production facilities:

• Assistant Warehouse Supervisor Summer Only Internship (1st shift: 7:00 am – 4:00 pm)
Work in production, help troubleshoot problems, assist with inventory. Intern will be trained to operate a forklift and will be expected to supervise the replenishments in Fulfillment. Will fill in where needed.

• Assistant Warehouse Supervisor Summer and Fall Internship (1st shift: 7:00 am – 4:00 pm and will transition to 4:30pm to 1:30pm mid November through Christmas)
Work in production, help troubleshoot problems, assist with inventory. Intern will be trained to operate a forklift and will be expected to supervise the replenishments in Fulfillment. Will fill in where needed.

• Assistant Shipping Supervisor Summer and Fall Internship (1st shift: 7:00 am – 4:00 pm and will transition to 4:30pm to 1:30pm mid November through Christmas)
After training period, the intern will begin working in production and packing as an assistant supervisor. Later in the internship they will be moved to fulfillment to assist, working a later 2nd shift.

What You’ll Do & Learn
Operations Interns will work with the Assistant Managers to coordinate and direct the receiving movement, production and shipping of product and gifts so that quality and efficiency are maintained throughout the department. You will be responsible for meeting daily production needs throughout the facility. In addition, you will be responsible for:
• Working with Senior Supervisors on the coordination of daily warehouse functions
• Assisting in training the temporary warehouse employees
• Analyzing and or developing new warehouse functions
• Analyzing current operations methods while researching other methods that may deliver increased efficiencies
• Reviewing and updating all procedures pertaining to the production operations environment
• Communicating work in progress status to other Supervisors throughout the shift

Qualifications

This role requires highly driven individuals with the ability to give clear and concise instructions with a strong knowledge of supervisory procedures and concepts. Ideally you will be working towards a Bachelor’s Degree in Supply Chain Logistics, Production or Operations Management, Industrial Technology Management, Business Management, General Management or related majors. In addition, we are looking for:
• Junior or Senior standing, recent graduates may be considered
• A cumulative GPA of 2.80 or higher
• Excellent organizational and multi-tasking skills
• Strong communication and interpersonal skills to effectively motivate a wide-range of individuals
• Ability to work overtime and weekends as necessary
• Bilingual proficiency preferred (English/Spanish)

This position is not eligible for remote work and would require you to work onsite at our headquarters in Monroe, WI for the duration of your internship.

Please note this position is not eligible for Visa Sponsorship.

About Us

Colony Brands, Inc. is one of North America's largest, multi-channel, direct-marketing companies. The company maintains an extensive portfolio of affiliates, brands, and products ranging from cheese and petit fours to apparel and kitchen appliances, while maintaining its roots as a private, customer-centric business based in Monroe, WI. We're financially sound, yet our success is not just defined by our profits; it's about living our Core Values, giving our employees the opportunity for growth and providing a better place to live and work! To that end, Colony Brands generously supports the communities we work in and offer many benefits and programs that support the well-being of our employees.

Benefits Details

Internship Perks:

  • Paid Opportunities - This is a paid opportunity to explore your career! All Interns are paid a competitive wage for their field.
  • Relocation/Housing – $1,000.00 to assist with housing costs for students relocating/coming from more than 50 miles away to their work site.
  • Employee Discounts - Our employee sales program offers employee discounts on items ordered from our fine catalogs and selected Outlet Store. Discounts range from 45% to 50% off.
  • Time Off - We all need a little down time and all Interns enjoy paid time off during their internship.
  • Gym Membership Reimbursements - Receive up to $50 per month toward a gym membership at local YMCA/YWCAs.
  • Health Insurance - Interns are offered Medical/Dental/Vision Insurance
  • Business Casual Dress Code - Jeans are allowed year-round!
  • Performance Updates - We provide interns with useful feedback regarding their performance throughout their internship. A formal mid-performance appraisal and final appraisal will be given.
  • Training - We provide all interns with the necessary hands-on training to make their internship experience successful.
  • R. Kubly Family Foundation - The foundation will pay for your graduate or professional schooling in return for a commitment to live and work in Monroe, WI after you graduate. Visit www.rkublyfamilyfoundation.org for more details

Primary Contact

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Rudy Folk

Talent Acquisition Coordinator,

608-324-8818

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Rudy.Folk@colonybrands.com

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Location

Monroe, WI

Job Type

Employee

Full/Part

Full Time

Company ID

937

Job REQ #

# Positions

1

Start Date

20221123

End Date

20230223

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Colony Brands, Inc.

About the Company

Colony Brands together with its subsidiaries and affiliated companies, are a successful, multifaceted enterprise consisting of numerous multichannel retail brands, several operational support companies and a portfolio of affiliate businesses. Headquartered in Monroe, Wisconsin, we deliver an array of products and services to our customers and clients.  With over 90 years in business, Colony Brands, has become knowledgeable and proficient in what we do. Operational support subsidiaries and affiliate businesses provide marketing, consumer credit, collections, product sourcing, information technology, wholesale food and charter aviation. Together these provide business solutions and drive success for the entire enterprise and empower outside clients to reach their business goals. 

Colony Brands is an empowerment enterprise. As an employee of Colony Brands, you’ll contribute to the success of one or more of the enterprise’s brands or companies. And, no matter where you apply your talents in the enterprise, or what your job description may be, you’ll be working with every other employee to reach one overarching goal: to empower our customers and the people in the communities we call home. We do this so that the people whose lives we touch, in the course of doing business, may live richer and fuller lives.  

We’re doing our part to support our customers, employees, communities…and we’re still hiring.  

Learn more here: https://www.colonybrands.com/