Local College Co-op - Production
Company: Dow Chemical
Posted on: May 3, 2021
Local College Co-op - Production
Date Posted:Thu, 22 Apr 2021
Position:Local College Co-op - Production
Country:United States of America
City:Midland (MI, USA)
Dow has an excitingpart-timecooperative education job
opportunity available inMidland, MI. This position is open to
qualified and highly-committed college students enrolled in a fully
accredited college or university located very close to the Midland
Dow site. Unlike a short-term internship project outside of school
terms, this particular role is a long-term,
year-round,undergraduatestudent position --at leastone full year in
duration --whilethe student is simultaneously taking classes toward
an undergraduate degree. This opportunity offers the student
valuable professional work experience in a dynamic, multi-national
corporation interfacing with colleagues and leaders in many
different roles. This program is designed for academically
successful students who meet ALL of the specific jobandco-op
program requirements listed below and who cansimultaneouslysucceed
both in school and in a professional work environment.
The position exists to provide support for the organization
focused on production data validation and analytics to ensure
accurate and timely reporting.
Key Job Responsibilities
Key responsibilities include, but not limited to:
Reviewing production data, investigating errors, updating
documentation, and support for month-end activities
Copying, scanning, and faxing as needed across four production
Consumable supply forecasting and ordering these consumables
will range from printer paper to filters used in the process.
The student will be working with an SAP production recording
system and supporting a fast-paced production environment. They
will need to be on-site up to 100% of the time to complete this
Required & Preferred Qualifications
There is no required course of study for this position, but
students pursuing Supply Chain, Accounting, or Business majors may
be the best fit for this position.
Candidates with experience using Microsoft applications,
particularly Word and Excel, are preferred.
Student must be capable of walking through a production area
when working through cycle count issues or doing other inspections
(will need to wear the appropriate provided PPE; steel toed shoes,
hard hat, gloves, goggles, etc.)
Student must be able to deliver a quality work product, pay
attention to details, prioritize tasks, and follow through on
details to completion.
Student must be efficient and productive and be able to keep up
with deadlines committed to.
Student should be able to take initiative on work that needs to
be done, ask for clarity or additional instruction when needed, and
be able to work independently as well as cooperatively with the
Student should be flexible, cooperative and have a positive
Critical Requirements of the Local Student Co-Op Program
High school diploma/GED andalreadyenrolled at an accredited
college or university located close to the Midland Dow site,
Successfullycompletea minimum of 6 credit hours per term during
both the Fall and Winter terms(~Sept-Apr).
Seeking high performing student with strong GPAs of 3.000+;
however, a minimum 2.700+termandcumulative GPA on a 4.000 scale is
required at ALL times both to enterand to continueworking in the
Dow co-op program. Attach a screen capture from your schools
website or a copy of your most recent transcripts/grade report
showing classes and recent GPAs to this application. Eligibility to
continue in this cooperative education program is checked every
Able to begin work very soon, usually within 3 weeks of the job
offer, and work year-roundat least20 hours each week ONLY during
our regular business hours(8am-5pm, Mon-Frimax 8 hours/day and
30/week during school).
Commit to the role forat least1 full calendar year (BEFORE
completing classes for your stated undergraduate degree or BEFORE
transferring out of the area). Students availablelonger than one
yearbefore completing their degree program are preferred and
Reliable attendance and punctuality in commuting to workdaily or
at least3days a week; therefore, dependable transportation,
dedication and time management skills are absolutely required.
Registered/enrolled in their school's Cooperative Education
Program before the first day at Dow and comply with the schools
policies/requirements, in addition to Dow's, for the duration of
Any current Dow college co-ops wishing to transfer into this
role must have been in their current roleat leastone full year,
must haveat leastone full year left before graduating or
transferring out of the area, and must have supervisor approval
before applying toeachDow co-op job posting.
Candidates who receive a job offer will be required to pass a
background check and drug screen/medical evaluation and will verify
school-related requirements and I-9 documentation before being
hired into Dow.
A minimum requirement for the U.S. based position is the ability
to work legally in the United States. No visa sponsorship/support
is available for this position, including for any type of U.S.
permanent residency (green card) process.
Dow (NYSE: DOW) combines global breadth, asset integration and
scale, focused innovation and leading business positions to achieve
profitable growth. The Companys ambition is to become the most
innovative, customer centric, inclusive and sustainable materials
science company, with a purpose to deliver a sustainable future for
the world through our materials science expertise and collaboration
with our partners. Dows portfolio of plastics, industrial
intermediates, coatings and silicones businesses delivers a broad
range of differentiated science-based products and solutions for
its customers in high-growth market segments, such as packaging,
infrastructure, mobility and consumer care. Dow operates 106
manufacturing sites in 31 countries and employs approximately
35,700 people. Dow delivered sales of approximately $39 billion in
2020. References to Dow or the Company mean Dow Inc. and its
subsidiaries. For more information, please visitwww.dow.comor
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As part of our dedication to the diversity of our workforce, Dow
is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity without regard for
race, color, national origin, ethnicity, gender, protected veteran
status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, or
religion. We are also committed to providing reasonable
accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities and
disabled veterans in our job application procedures. If you need
assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, you may contact
us at http://www.dow.com/en-us/contact-us or you may call us at
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