Posts Categorized: Supply Chain

A Balancing Act: Work-Life Harmony at UPMC

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UPMC emphasizes the importance of work-life balance in many ways. Not only does the company limit you to only working 40 hours a week, but they also provide opportunities outside of work to have fun with fellow Summer Associates and full-time employees. Some of the activities we have done this summer include a welcome event, Pittsburgh… Read more »

Where Are They Now? Spotlight On: Michael Darby

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Michael Darby, who was a Supply Chain Summer Associate in 2013, is now a buyer on the Non-Clinical operations team within SCM. Michael acts as the liaison between vendors and clinical end users by ensuring that all purchase orders are dispatched and confirmed with proper metrics. Michael explains, “As a buying team, we support sourcing… Read more »

“In Appreciation”

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The partnership between a manager and Summer Associate is both valuable and unique. It is very different from the partnership of full-time employees and managers, as Summer Associates seem to develop more of a personal relationship as well as a professional one with their managers. This dynamic creates many learning opportunities and provides career insight… Read more »