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Buyer Intern

Redmond, WA, US

Intern Program Overview:

The Terex Intern Program immerses high potential students in challenging real-world projects which directly help drive business results at our global organization. Our rich beliefs in innovation and continuous improvement, paired with the diverse and creative mindsets of our students, leads to the development of our best-in-class products, positively impacting the lives of people all around the world.


We are committed to the personal and professional development of our students and are proud to encourage their growth into our leaders of tomorrow.



  • Partner with team members from global locations - more than 7 manufacturing locations worldwide.
  • Intern/Co-op opportunities can lead to full time careers


Real World Responsibilities:

During your time with us you will:

  • Interact with suppliers to improve quality, cost, and delivery
  • Support operations within the materials team, focusing on material and information flow from receiving through delivery to the assembly line
  • Support an improvement project in the materials department
  • Support projects and work related to receiving functions, material purchasing functions, maintaining Kanban system integrity, developing Kanban audit processes, assisting in cycle counting and forecasting methods

As part of our team we will:

  • Continuously improve our materials distribution system by innovating world class solutions and developing world class suppliers to support our continuously changing business atmosphere


Must haves:

  • Pursuing 4 year degree in Supply Chain, Operations Management, or related field


Nice to haves:

  • Excellent problem solving and analytical abilities
  • Ability to complete tasks with minimal supervision
  • Ability to work well under pressure
  • Understanding of Lean Manufacturing Methods and Kanban Systems
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability work effectively in a team environment
  • Excellent learning and training skills
  • Flexible work schedule and OT when necessary
  • PC skills, including MS Word and Exce

If you are interested in an open position but feel you may not meet all the listed qualifications, we still encourage you to apply.

Location: US-WA Redmond-B6 HR 

Department: Supply Mgmt & Trans 

Job ID: 39001 


Terex Overview:

At Terex, we fully embrace the increasingly diverse world around us and strive to create an empowering and welcoming workplace culture. We are a $4.0 billion publicly traded global manufacturer of materials processing and aerial work platform products and services. We are passionate about producing equipment that helps improve the lives of people around the world and providing our team members with a rewarding career and the opportunity to make an impact.   

While our operations are global, each office or factory is a close-knit community.  We value diversity, equity and inclusion, safety, integrity, respect, servant leadership, courage, citizenship, and continuous improvement.  It's an exciting time to be part of the expanding manufacturing sector - come join us!


Additional Information:

We see inclusion as a key to our success and are committed to actively foster a culture where every team member feels valued, listened to, and appreciated. We are committed to being fair and impartial in our decisions, ensuring equity within our workplaceAs an Equal Opportunity Employer, employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran, you may request a reasonable accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to access job openings or apply for a job on this site as a result of your disability. You can request reasonable accommodations by contacting the Recruiting department (person or department) at  


The Company offers competitive salaries, advancement opportunities, and a full range of benefits, including paid vacation, 401(k), medical, dental, and vision.


Terex Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Affirmative Action Employer M/F/D/V.

Nearest Major Market: Seattle
Nearest Secondary Market: Bellevue