Intern - Planning and Inventory Control - Engineered Films

COMPANY:  Raven Industries

Sioux Falls, SD, US, 57104

STATUS:  Nonexempt
REQ ID:  31185


At Raven, we aspire to solve some of the world’s greatest challenges. This purpose drives the work and passion of our team members, and it unites our businesses. For over 65 years, we’ve collaborated together, learned together, grown together, and served together. Discover a career with Raven and help us solve the world’s next great challenge.


Thinner, lighter, stronger. The Raven Engineered Films team finds its passion in creating film and sheeting solutions that outperform and outlast. With a focus on preserving customer assets and protecting Earth’s resources, Raven creates liners, covers, and barriers that solve demanding challenges in the field. From design and manufacturing to on-site installation, our highly skilled team is focused on quality, service, and innovation at all levels — and never stops striving to improve. 

Raven Engineered Films is seeking a Planning & Inventory Control Intern for Sumer 2022. During the scope of the internship, you will be exposed to large scale manufacturing operations, more specifically in regard to planning data, analysis, and inventory stock levels. This internship will provide opportunities to collaborate with a variety of teams across the company including sales, engineering, and supply chain. 


  • Complete projects as assigned within internship including but not limited to:
    • Refine planning data to drive efficient manufacturing schedules through 5 facilities
    • Review and provide analysis for modifying stocking levels and lead times to support 5 unique markets. 
    • Update inventory classifications to capture quick categorizations that drive action.
    • Develop content used to train planning and inventory control team members.
    • Provide statistical analysis for work center utilization to merge into a capacity plan.
  • Collaborate across all departments on company initiatives (sales, manufacturing, engineering, supply chain)
  • Attend Raven sponsored training and educational seminars.
  • Engage and participate in Raven sponsored events.
  • Work closely with assigned mentor and manager to reach a successful completion of internship.
  • Provide periodic updates to managers and peers on assigned project(s).
  • Complete summer end internship presentation.



  • College student or recent graduate in specified course of study necessary to be successful in defined internship position.
  • Ability to handle multiple projects and tasks simultaneously, without close supervision.
  • Problem-solving abilities. Ability to identify waste and creatively look for solutions.
  • Ability to work with high level of confidentiality.
  • Capacity to be flexible and multitask.
  • Proficient with a computer, including Microsoft Office.
  • Ability to communicate effectively with team members and leadership staff.


Not all benefits are created equal, but we’ve got you covered. Raven not only offers a wide range of benefits that encourage wellness and preventative care, but we also provide the right tools and programs to help you achieve it.  Our benefits package includes medical, dental, vision, company-paid life and disability insurance and 401k.   We offer workplace flexibility policies to promote work/life balance in addition to paid time off (PTO) benefit.  Team Members can also take advantage of additional benefit programs such as education assistance, our onsite fitness center or fitness center reimbursement, employee assistance program (EAP) and much more.


Raven is committed to providing equal employment opportunity to all qualified employees and applicants. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, genetic information, citizenship, ancestry, marital status, protected veteran status, disability status or any other status protected by federal, state, or local law.

Nearest Major Market: Sioux Falls

Job Segment: Controls Engineer, Inventory, Engineer, Statistics, Supply, Engineering, Operations, Data