Purchasing Intern
Winter/Spring 2024
Confirmed live in the last 24 hours
The Boring Company

201-500 employees

Underground transportation networks & development
Company Overview
The Boring Company’s mission is to solve traffic, enable rapid point-to-point transportation and transform cities. The company is committed to building tomorrow’s transportation network by creating safe, fast-to-dig, and low-cost transportation, utility, and freight tunnels to ultimately enable rapid transit across densely populated regions.
Industrial & Manufacturing
Hardware

Company Stage

Series C

Total Funding

$1B

Founded

2016

Headquarters

Bastrop, Texas

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

8%

1 year growth

35%

2 year growth

93%
Locations
Bastrop, TX, USA
Experience Level
Intern
Requirements
  • High School diploma or GED
  • Currently enrolled in or recently graduated from a 4-year Bachelor's or Master's program from an accredited college or university
Responsibilities
  • Help to develop efficient, cost-effective solutions to a variety of construction challenges
  • Assist with generating comprehensive cost estimates to drive decision making
  • Maintain strategic supplier relationships that exist with The Boring Company
  • Assist in development and implementation of purchasing systems and processes to improve company efficiency
  • Assist with executing purchase orders and handle purchases quickly and without error
  • Communicate order status to internal customers and coordinate delivery logistics
  • Aid in sourcing critical items, working directly with purchasing team and internal customers
  • Resolve invoice issues with suppliers to ensure vendor payment
  • Track and support rental equipment logistics such as delivery and returns of equipment in a timely manner
Desired Qualifications
  • GPA of 3.5 or higher
  • Hands-on experience through lab research, project teams, prior internship or work experience
  • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to work effectively in a team environment, accomplishing tasks with limited resources at a rapid pace
  • Intermediate skill level using Windows Operations Systems
  • Intermediate skill level using Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook)