Scheduling & Logistics Intern

The JDK Group Camp Hill, PA
  • Depends on experience
  • Part Time / Full Time
  • Employer Very Likely to Respond

The JDK Group is seeking a bright, enthusiastic, logistics-minded individual to join our team as a Scheduling & Logistics Intern for all operations staffing needs

Internship Summary:  Assist the Scheduling & Logistics Director (SLD) in efficiently and effectively scheduling and planning weekly events & daily operations

We are only accepting a few candidates for spring/summer 2016 and require a minimum of 24 hours a week to participate in the internship program. Internships can be done for college credit if coordinated as such by the student/advisor.

Depending on experience and skill gained, candidates have the chance to pursue a possible paid internship opportunity after the initial program.

Key Responsibilities

  • Assist the Scheduling & Logistics Director (SLD) ensuring that all departments are staffed with qualified personnel

  • Support the SLD with the logistics schedule & truck routing

  • Assist the SLD with managing payroll numbers hitting targeted labor percentages

  • Partner & coordinate with the Talent & Engagement Coach to identify staffing requirements

  • Assist the SLD and Director of Operations with day-to-day operations

  • Work with the Talent & Engagement Coach in fostering a work environment that enhance The JDK Group’s company culture

Desired Skills & Experience

  • Exceptional communication skills, detail oriented and organized

  • Able to handle fast-paced environment with multiple interruptions

  • Need to be team oriented but able to work individually much of the time as well

  • Typical candidate would be pursuing a degree in Business Administration, Project Management or Supply Chain Management

  • Strong project management skills with the ability to work independently and efficiently under pressure

  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office (Word, PowerPoint, Excel, and Outlook)

The JDK Group is an integrated event firm hosting a collection of event companies ( JDK Catering, Weddings by JDK, and Imagine Event Design ). Originally founded in 1987 as the premier provider of catering services in the Harrisburg area, the company has evolved their product line to meet the event needs of the greater Central Pennsylvania region. As a woman-owned business guided by the entrepreneurial spirit of Jennifer Delaye, the JDK team passionately produces award-winning events by the means of innovative food concepts, enchanting event design, strategic event execution plans, and a keen understanding to deliver a customer-focused experience.

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