Human Resources Summer Intern

Requisition ID:  2007
Location:  Jonestown, PA, US, 17038-8741
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Education Experience:  -
Employment Experience:  -
Travel:  None

Company Information

TE Connectivity (NYSE: TEL) is a $12 billion global technology leader. Our connectivity and sensor solutions are essential in today's increasingly connected world. We collaborate with engineers to transform their concepts into creations - redefining what's possible using intelligent, efficient and high-performing TE products and solutions proven in harsh environments. Our 72,000 people, including over 7,000 engineers, partner with customers in over 150 countries across a wide range of industries. We believe EVERY CONNECTION COUNTS -

As today's homes are becoming more connected, TE Appliances continues to dedicate resources to develop innovative connectivity solutions to support the most capable and complex home appliances in the market. TE Appliance products can be found in home applications consumers use on a daily basis- large and small- and continue to provide the best solutions for always-on connectivity needed for the home of today and tomorrow. Our customers partner with us as we are able to provide a broad range of connectivity and sensor solutions for home appliances, lighting, HVAC, security, and many more applications.

Job Overview

TE Connectivity’s internship program is designed to provide interns with real world experience to enhance classroom knowledge. Uniquely crafted assignments and meaningful projects provide interns with a challenging 10 – 12 week experience. Interns will gain exposure to senior leadership and be given professional development opportunities. At the end of the summer, interns will be provided the opportunity to pursue full-time placement within TE Connectivity.  


The Appliances business unit of TE Connectivity is currently recruiting for a Human Resources (HR) summer intern interested in learning more about the role of HR in a manufacturing environment. The position will be located at our Jonestown, PA manufacturing facility and will report directly to the Sr. Human Resources Manager within the facility.   The TE Human Resources Internship Program is designed to provide participants with an in-depth experience in HR through broad exposure to HR as well as experiences with project and process responsibilities. The HR Intern will support and drive key HR initiatives at the facility, such as recruiting, strategic workforce planning, performance management, policy development, and more.

Responsibilities & Qualifications


- Collaborate with other HR business leaders to assist in the implementation and ongoing execution of performance management goals

- Assist with Talent Management by identifying, working on development and succession planning

- Prepare and recommend policies and procedures to ensure best practices applicable to workplace standards, employment laws, workers compensation, FMLA, FLSA, ADA and EEO



- A current junior or senior attending an accredited institutionpursuing a Bachelor’s Degree or Master’s Degree in Human Resources or equivalent
- Minimum GPA of 3.0 in Major Field of Study

- Eligible candidates must be available from May 2018 through August 2018

Additional Skills:

- Demonstration of our Core Values in every day work environment: Integrity, Accountability, Teamwork & Innovation

- Ability to successfully communicate across all levels and functions within the organization and facility

- Ability to work independently of others as well as in a team setting

- Strong verbal and written communication skills - Proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, PowerPoint, Excel, etc.)

- Willing to work in a fast-paced, multi-faceted environment.

Job Impact of HR Intern: TE Connectivity’s summer internship program consists of a 12 – 14 week program including various interactions with senior management and other interns cross-functionally. TE Connectivity offers an opportunity to contribute and lead various projects in a global, fast-paced environment. Human Resources professionals are an integral part of our organization and we are committed to hiring the right talent to grow and develop within TE Connectivity.


  • Values: Integrity, Accountability,Teamwork, Innovation


Job Segment: HR, HVAC, Performance Management, Workers Compensation, Human Resources, Operations

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