General Dynamics Information Technology Human Resources Generalist (Intern) in Schenectady, New York
Type of Requisition: Temporary
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: None
Public Trust/Other Required: None
Job Family: Interns
Sponsorship is not available for this role
At GDIT, our people are our business. We pride ourselves on the work our innovators do to support and secure some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the world. We wouldn’t be successful without our ability to attract new talent to join our team.
What sets a GDIT internship experience apart from other organizations in the industry?
GDIT’s Summer Internship Program is designed with you in mind! Our internship provides you the opportunity to be a part of a collaborative team that is helping to solve our clients’ most challenging matters. Throughout GDIT’s 10-week Summer Internship Program, you will have the opportunity to do the following:
Work side-by-side with GDIT professionals delivering work for clients.
Collaborate with a team of peers to research and propose solutions to a current business challenge.
Participate in a mentoring circle led by an early career champion.
Interact with GDIT leaders.
Participate in professional development.
How You’ll Make this Internship Opportunity Your Own
Our Human Resources and General Internship is designed to cultivate proactive, leaders in human resources or related areas such as talent acquisition or learning and development. This internship provides individuals foundational knowledge and skillsets to be successful in future human resources and related roles. As an intern in human resources or a related area, you will spend the summer learning by exploring various areas of our work and gaining exposure to our business through hand-picked projects and initiatives.
A Day in the Life
Develop content for newsletters or other materials
Manage databases and trackers and input information, data, and records
Help promote programs internally or externally on social media
Develop content and help to keep intranet sites updated
Help to coordinate events and professional development sessions
Assist in preparing information and research materials
Currently enrolled in an associate's, bachelor's or master's degree program in human resources, psychology, or other related field from a United States-based college or university or high school (must be over the age of 16)
Basic understanding of Microsoft Office products (e.g., Word, PowerPoint, SharePoint, Excel, and Teams)
Genuine interest in human resources or related fields
What You’ll Need to Deliver Your Best Every Day
Strong interpersonal and written communication skills.
Ability to build meaningful relationships with your manager and members of your team
Prioritize tasks and responsibilities
Be self-aware, identify and correct mistakes, and not afraid to ask questions
Be active in seeking out ways to develop yourself and gain new knowledge personally and professionally
Intuitiveness and an ability to identify and solve complex problems
A sense of genuine, intellectual curiosity and a nimble mindset
What You Offer as a Stand-Out Candidate
Previous work experience related to your field of study
Exposure to relevant systems, such as Workday
GDIT interns are paid and full-time (40 hours/week) for 10 consecutive weeks with starting on June 6, 2022. Applicants should have a minimum of one semester remaining in their studies after their internship concludes. Take the first step and apply today!
Note: We receive a high volume of applications and review them on a rolling basis. We encourage you to apply as soon as possible. Our goal is to follow up with you within two weeks of your application.
This position requires being fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by January 18, 2022 or the start date, if after January 18. Individuals who work in or reside in Texas or Montana or work outside of the United States may be excluded from this requirement.
We are GDIT. The people supporting some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We deliver. Bringing the expertise needed to understand and advance critical missions. We transform. Shifting the ways clients invest in, integrate, and innovate technology solutions. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. We are there. On the ground, beside our clients, in the lab, and everywhere in between. Offering the technology transformations, strategy, and mission services needed to get the job done.
GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.
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