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John Deere Part-Time Student-Supply Management-Dubuque IA in Dubuque, Iowa

There are over 7 billion people on this planet. And by 2050, there will be 2 billion more... many moving into urban centers at an unprecedented rate. Making sure there is enough food, fiber and infrastructure for our rapidly growing world is what we’re all about at John Deere. And it’s why we’re investing in our people and our technology like never before! Here the world’s brightest minds are tackling the world’s biggest challenges. If you believe one person can make the world a better place, we’ll put you to work. RIGHT NOW.

Primary Location: United States (US) - Iowa - Dubuque

Function: Supply Management / Logistics

Title: Part-Time Student-Supply Management-Dubuque IA - 71136

The Part-Time Student Program is primarily designed to augment the Company’s regular full-time staff and is for students who work in parallel to their school schedule.

Your Responsibilities

  • Assist with cost models, make vs. buy studies, spend analysis, invoice issue resolution and other data analyses

  • Collect cost data and prepare supplier cost/industry analyses

  • Gather, review, and analyze direct material cost information

  • Prepare various weekly, monthly, and quarterly cost reports

  • Review quotes, cost drivers, and identify cost reduction opportunities

  • Support the supply management team with project implementation

    What Skills You Need

  • Ideally you will be pursuing a degree in Supply Chain Management, Engineering, Statistics, Business Analytics, Accounting, Finance, Economics; others may apply

  • Must be a full-time student at a university or college local to the Dubuque area

  • If currently attending a community college, must be planning to pursue a 4-year degree

  • Graduation date December 2021 or later

  • Cumulative GPA of 2.8 or above

  • Must be able to commute to the work location

  • 16 - 20 hours/week during the academic year

  • 35 - 40 hours/week during the summer semester

  • Proficient using Microsoft Office (Outlook, Excel, Word, PowerPoint)

  • Experience working in a team environment

What Makes You Stand Out

  • Communication, organization and time management skills

  • Ability to interpret data and self-direct accordingly

  • Attention to detail

  • Willingness and desire to learn

What You'll Get

At John Deere, you are empowered to create a career that will take you to where you want to go. Here, you'll enjoy the freedom to explore new projects, the support to think outside the box and the advanced tools and technology that foster innovation and achievement. We offer comprehensive relocation and reward packages to help you get started on your new career path. Click here ( to find out more about our Total Rewards Package.

The information contained herein is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities and qualifications required of individuals performing the job. The qualifications detailed in this job description are not considered the minimum requirements necessary to perform the job, but rather as guidelines.

John Deere is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to, among other things, race, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with disability.