Operations Internship — Summer 2020

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Operations Internship — Summer 2020

15 locations
Clark, NJ
Berkeley Heights, NJ
Cranbury, NJ
Piscataway, NJ
Somerset, NJ
New Brunswick, NJ
Florence, KY
Walton, KY
Streetsboro, OH
North Little Rock, AR
Dallas, TX
El Segundo, CA
Newport Beach, CA
Redmond, WA
New York, NY
  • Responsibilities

    What We’re Looking For

    L’Oréal Operations Americas is an innovative, challenging, dynamic, and diverse environment with the opportunity for cross-functional careers—from conception to consumer—in Manufacturing, Supply Chain, and Operational Package Development. We have 45+ manufacturing plants and more than 200+ distribution centers worldwide; L’Oréal Operations Americas is committed to continuous improvement, people development, safety, quality and sustainability.

    We’re looking for an analytical, detail-oriented rising college or graduate school senior (with an expected graduation date of no later than May 2021) who’s comfortable taking a role with significant multitasking in a fast-paced environment.

    What You’ll Do

    Our Operations Interns have the opportunity to work in a variety of fields, from supply chain (customer or manufacturing) to corporate industrial quality to manufacturing, depending on location and interest.

    Manufacturing at L’Oreal is based on a high-degree of automation. We’re perennial innovators with an objective to be the leading edge in the industrial field. We employ teams with diverse technical skills and a drive for success. We invest substantially in innovation, especially in regards to our rapidly increasing scope and responsibility. We’re proud to report that over 85% of our production occurs in house.

    Supply chain at L’Oréal is our competitive advantage. In our environment driven by clarity and innovation, we’re constantly improving our processes and methods. Our expertise in global supply chain has landed us a Top 10 spot in Gartner’s 2018 Supply Chain Ranking.

    Some possible focus areas of your internship include:


    • Performance Improvement
    • Production Unit Project Engineering
    • Production Cell Management
    • Formula Processing and Scale-up
    • Safety, Health & Environmental
    • Subcontract Manufacturing
    • Project Engineering


    • Pilot Plant
    • Industrial Quality


    • Supply Chain Planning
    • Short Term Production Planning
    • Supply Chain Engineering
    • Master Scheduling


    • Demand Planning
    • Supply Planning
    • Account Supply Chain
  • Qualifications

    Requirements for the Operations Internship include:

    • Bachelor’s Degree or Master’s Degree student graduating in December 2020 or May 2021 with a minimum GPA of 3.0
    • Majors: Chemical, Electrical, Industrial or Mechanical Engineering; Supply Chain Management, Business, or Finance
    • This position requires that candidates must be authorized to work in the United States on an ongoing, permanent basis without requiring sponsorship in the future
    • Interns are required to provide their own transportation to and from work location

    Other qualifications include:

    • Ability to Analyze
    • Excellent communication skills
    • Multi-tasker in a fast-paced environment
    • Ability to solve complex issues
    • Decision-making skills
    • Out-of-the-box thinking
    • Ability to work effectively with cross-functional teams
    • Ability to take initiative
    • Rigor and relentlessness
    • Ability to motivate and inspire
    • Ability to push boundaries

    Some of the benefits of interning at L’Oréal Operations include:

    • Paid internship with housing provided based on our policy
    • Project Management & Presentation Skills training
    • Community Service & Volunteer activities
    • Exposure to Senior Management
    • Networking and development activities
    • Early consideration for a full-time position upon graduation
  • Industry
    Consumer Goods
  • Locations
    North Little Rock, AR • El Segundo, CA • Newport Beach, CA • Florence, KY • Walton, KY • Clark, NJ • Berkeley Heights, NJ • Cranbury, NJ • Piscataway, NJ • Somerset, NJ • New Brunswick, NJ • New York, NY • Streetsboro, OH • Dallas, TX • Redmond, WA
  • Fun Fact
    L’Oréal owns a number of men's product lines, including Baxter of California which is a fast growing brand in men's grooming.
  • About Us
    L’Oréal USA, based in New York, NY, is a subsidiary of the L’Oréal Group, headquartered in Paris, France. L’Oréal develops and manufactures hair care, hair color, skincare, color cosmetics and fragrances for the consumer, luxury and professional markets.