Cummins Inc. Supply Chain Graduate Intern in Johannesburg, South Africa

Supply Chain Graduate Intern


A great future awaits….it all starts here, launch your career with Cummins!

Cummins Inc. a global power leader, is a fortune 500 corporation of complementary business units that design, manufacture, distribute and service engines and related technologies, including fuel systems, controls, air handling, filtration, emission solutions and electrical power generation systems.

Cummins Inc. is offering a Supply Chain Graduate Development Opportunity in Johannesburg, Gauteng.

If you think you’ve never seen a company like Cummins before, just imagine what it’s like to work here. Cummins can provide you with the career path and extensive development opportunities you need to achieve your goals.


  • To support daily operations and site projects across in one or more logistics functions (such as transportation and warehousing)

  • Ensures internal and external customers' expectations and requirements are met

  • Works within assigned functional discipline to assist with improvements in common functional processes and tools.

  • Maintains updates and accuracy of information documented in functional databases, websites, etc.

  • Assists with management of assigned projects.



  • Supply Chain Knowledge.

  • Inventory Control And Management.

  • Relationship Management- Develops rapport, builds trust, and creates value in relationships.

  • Project Management - Familiarity with the basic elements of each area of knowledge and its relevance to Project Management.

  • Solid understanding of how to establish plans.

  • Basic awareness and understanding of network design and analysis.

  • Basic understanding of freight optimization.

  • Domestic and International Transportation - has an awareness that there are regulations, process, required documents, and options with transporting materials domestically and internationally.Warehouse operations - basic understanding of warehouse operations.

  • Some knowledge or awareness of innovation.

  • Ability to communicate effectively (verbal, written, presentation) to all levels of the organization.

  • Ability to learn, analyze, and understand business and technical processes.

  • Attention to detail.

  • Strong problem solving and analytical skills.

  • Effective team work and multi-tasking skills.


  • College, university, or equivalent degree in Logistic or Supply Chain.


  • A development opportunity whilst being coached by senior Africa leaders.

  • Projects and work assignments that will immediately provide you an opportunity to practice your theory.

  • Opportunity to work with global teams on key projects (within and outside of Africa).

  • A great work environment.

  • A competitive and market related salary, including medical aid.


Primary Location South Africa-Gauteng-Johannesburg-South Africa, Johannesburg, Waterfall Park

Job Type Internship

Recruitment Job Type Student - Internship

Job Posting May 31, 2017, 4:39:31 AM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 170002H8