Complete your Internship at PowerRail!

PowerRail is a manufacturer, remanufacturer, and distributor of aftermarket locomotive parts and components, offering a wide range of products. We are North America’s leading aftermarket parts provider, supporting both EMD and GE locomotives. In addition to our broad locomotive line, we also provide products for Passenger Transit, Marine and Power Generation markets. All Internships provide the opportunity to gain a wealth of knowledge and real-life work experience.

We are an employee-owned company. Come join our team and become a Member of the PowerRail Family!

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2023 Customer Service Support Intern

All PowerRail internships are anticipated to run one semester in duration: schedules will be negotiated to the individual student’s needs.  Internships are on-site, unless otherwise noted. Please check with a faculty advisor prior to accepting and beginning the internship experience to determine if academic credit will be received.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Accurately and efficiently enter orders for items to be purchased via website, telephone, fax, and email
  • Clarify and fulfill customer requests/needs by presenting available selections of products and services with appropriate pricing and lead time
  • Understand and respond to customer delivery needs by interfacing with internal personnel
  • Prepare and transmit requests for customer quotes
  • Maintain accurate customer information in database according to company procedures
  • Maintain an updated computerized inventory to include price changes, new and deleted items, descriptions, and other related data
Requirements for this Position:
  • A student who is completing coursework toward an undergraduate degree 
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite and Outlook Email
  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to multi-task and strong problem-solving skills
  • Good work ethic and enthusiasm to learn all aspects of the job
  • Must be reliable and self-motivated
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Will be residing in the Scranton-Wilkes Barre vicinity for the semester

By the end of your internship, you will have:

  • Gained insight into what it is like to work at an international distributor and heavy industrial manufacturer
  • Worked directly with experienced Sales professionals to gain insight into the internal business side of sales

To Apply:

Email Deborah Crockett at dcrockett2@epowerrail.com. Please indicate in the email the college that you are attending, your anticipated graduation date, and the position that you are applying for.