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4032 Wilshire Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA
Posted: April 03 2015
Application Deadline: Available Year-round
Position: 2 Part-time, Unpaid (College Credit Required)
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DescriptionUsedCardboardBoxes.com is a national, eco-friendly logistics company that is growing FAST. We buy and sell quality USED cardboard boxes all across the US. We "rescue" truckloads of quality used boxes from large companies that might otherwise recycle them or simply throw them away. We bring the boxes back to one of our regional distribution centers where they are inspected and sorted by size and shape. Once placed in inventory, the boxes are resold to other companies as a low-cost, eco-friendly shipping solution. We venture-funded, growing fast and work with some of the world’s largest companies.
We have been featured on ABC, CBS, NBC, CNN, Entrepreneur Mag, Inc. Mag, Business Week and The Wall Street Journal.
Are you an energetic student looking gain REAL WORLD experience and help make a difference locally and globally? We have a corporate culture that has the industry talking.
We value our employees’ time and efforts. Our commitment to your success is enhanced by competitive pay and growth opportunities within the company. We work to maintain the best possible environment for our employees, where people can learn and grow with the company. We strive to provide a collaborative, creative environment where each person feels encouraged to contribute to our processes, decisions, planning and culture. We foster a true family mentality, where support from team members is only a few steps away. Are you ready to get GREAT experience?
ResponsibilitiesDuring this internship, your dedication and ATTENTION TO DETAIL are essential to your learning experience, and our continued success. You will work with our suppliers (often Fortune 500 companies) and partners to understand their current processes and help UCB assess the ENVIRONMENTAL and financial value-add that our programs could deliver.
You will work with local recyclers and paper mills to help determine the best outlets for the recyclable commodities our clients produce. Utilizing your INCREDIBLE attention to detail, you will work with our CEO and COO to uncover and develop new business opportunities that produce both ENVIRONMENTAL and financial results.
You will also be exposed to Accounting, Office Management, Procurement, Selling and other departments within our company.
RequirementsThe ideal intern will possess the following abilities, attributes, experience and skills:
• GREAT attention to detail
• Good communication skills; ability to run a conference call and update all parties
• Web research, emailing and keeping track of “moving targets”
• Passion for personal growth and advancement
• Passion for the environment and helping people/companies reduce environmental impact