Supply Planning Co-Op, DePuy Synthes Products - Raynham, MA

  • Company: Johnson & Johnson
  • Location: Raynham, Massachusetts
  • Posted: March 01, 2017
  • Reference ID: 1292160726-en-us

Global Supply Chain, Medical Devices External Operations is recruiting for a Supply Planning Co-op within the Global Orthopedics Group for DePuy Synthes. As a Co-op in Supply Planning, you will have the opportunity to observe DePuy’s world class Supply Chain operations. This position will be based in Raynham, MA. 


The J&J Supply Chain is an integrated, global supply chain that serves the needs of the 1 billion people who use J&J products each and every day around the world. We manufacture more than 26 billion product units per year, from raw component sourcing to end product distribution as efficiently and effectively as possible with high quality, compliance and service performance. Our supply chain organization makes up 45% of all J&J employees, and includes 125 internal manufacturing plants, manages 581 external manufacturers, utilizes 459 distribution centers, partners with over 3700 direct suppliers, produces over 300,000 sku’s, and in 2013 managed $22.3 billion in cost of goods.


In this hands-on position, you will be working under the direction of the External Operations Process Leader to assist in new process development and process optimization activities.


In this position you will:

  • Be directly involved in continuous improvement projects via data mining and analytics.
  • Coordinate data integrity activities via data gathering, data analysis, and preparation of standard work documentation.
  • Assist in developing and recommending policy and procedure changes.
  • Create process maps, flowcharts, and/or job aids for both existing and proposed processes.
  • Assist Supply Chain Planners in day-to-day projects and responsibilities. Maintaining required data records such as purchase orders, scheduling agreements, source lists and supplier correspondences.
  • Provide administration, maintenance and development support for existing SharePoint site.
  • Other duties, reporting, special assignments or projects as needed and assigned.


A qualified candidate should meet the following criteria:

  • Be enrolled (not necessarily taking classes) in an accredited college/university during the Fall 2016 (July - December) or Spring 2017 (January - June) semester.  
  • Candidates must be pursuing a Bachelor's or Master's degree in Business, Supply Chain, Logistics, Operations, or related field.
  • Candidate must be available to work full-time (40 hours/week) during the Co-op session.
  • Students must have completed their freshman year to be considered.
  • A minimum G.P.A. of 3.0 is strongly preferred.
  • Demonstrated leadership and/or participation in campus/community service activities are desired.
    Proficiency with the Microsoft Office (Word, Excel and PowerPoint) is required.
  • Able to demonstrate strong analytical and quantitative skills, excellent communication and presentation skills and leadership qualities are required.
  • Ability to manage multiple projects and initiatives while maintaining a strong sense of urgency.
  • The ability to create new dynamic reporting tools through VBA Programming to support the Supply Chain Organization is strongly desirable.
  • This position is located in Raynham, Massachusetts. Students must have reliable transportation to and from work on a daily basis for the duration of the co-op

Primary Location
United States-Massachusetts-Raynham
DePuySynthes Products Inc (6149)
Job Function
Requisition ID

Share this Job