Procurement / Supply Chain Internship/Co-Op

Steeger USA, LLC

Phillips, WI

About Us:

BW Papersystems, part of Barry-Wehmiller, combines extremely strong brands, innovative technologies and long-standing global experience in the corrugating and finishing, sheeting and packaging, and stationery, book-binding and security-documents industries. BW Papersystems brings together 11 brands—BW Bielomatik (BWB), BWP Zerand, Curioni, JAG SYNCHRO, K&H Machinery Co. Ltd., Kugler-Womako, MarquipWardUnited (MWU), SHM, VortX, WillPemcoBielomatik (WPB) and Wrapmatic—that synthesize manufacturing in the paper process industries. We offer market-leading technology for full corrugators in a variety of configurations, rugged rotary die cutters and flexo folder gluers, as well as starch-mixing systems. Customers rely on us for folio-size, cut-size and digital-size sheeting and packaging of paper, board and other materials. In addition, BW Papersystems’ portfolio includes stationery, passport production and specialized paper-converting applications, as well as book-on-demand binding lines, digital print finishing and RFID processing technology.


Barry-Wehmiller is a diversified global supplier of engineering consulting and manufacturing technology for the packaging, corrugating, sheeting and paper-converting industries. By blending people-centric leadership with disciplined operational strategies and purpose-driven growth, Barry-Wehmiller has become a $3 billion organization with nearly 12,000 team members united by a common belief: to use the power of business to build a better world.


Job Description:

We are currently seeking a Supply Chain / Procurement Co-Op for a June-December 2023 opportunity.

During the Supply Chain/Procurement Co-Op, the students will get the opportunity to work with our Supply Chain groups in the office as well BWP Customer and Supplier site visits. This will allow the co-op to better understand the products and customers of BWP and to assist in developing the supply base for BWP. Our goal is to give each student the opportunity to experience the responsibilities of a Supply Chain Professional at BW Papersystems and better understand how Supply Chain / Procurement is applied in the Corrugating and Paper Sheeting industry.

Working towards B.S. in Supply Chain Management, Business with background in Supply Chain, Industrial Engineering, or equivalent technical degree.

Minimum 2 years of coursework in Supply Chain Management, Business with background in Supply Chain, Industrial Engineering, or equivalent technical degree.

Primary Job Responsibilities Include:

  • Support BWP Supply Chain teams

  • Supporting Procurement Activities

    • Contracts

    • Pricing

    • E-Procurement

    • Supplier Meetings

    • Obsolescence

    • Parts Delivery

    • OEM Equipment Procurement

  • Supporting Engineering Development Projects

  • Develop / Enhance Supplier Relationships

  • Gather Specific Data Files

    • Supplier Spend

    • Quoting Activities for Projects

    • Project Investigations across Multiple BW Business Systems

Requires excellent analytical and problem-solving skills to be applied in all areas of procurement to support BW Papersystems.

The Supply Chain/Procurement Co-Op position requires the ability to simultaneously organize and successfully execute multiple project responsibilities. Candidates need to possess good communication and interpersonal skills, flexibility with tasks and the ability to interact with all levels of leadership, clients, and vendors.



At Barry-Wehmiller we recognize that people come with a wealth of experience and talent beyond just the technical requirements of a job. If your experience is close to what you see listed here, please still consider applying. We know that our differences often can bring about innovation, excellence and meaningful work—therefore, people from all backgrounds are encouraged to apply to our positions. Please let us know if you require reasonable accommodations during the interview process. ​

Barry-Wehmiller is an equal opportunity employer. M/F/D/V This organization uses E-Verify.


Applicants may be subject to pre-employment screening which may include drug screening, reference checks, employment verifications, background screening and/or skills assessments.


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