Whirlpool Global Information Systems Leadership Development Program Internship in Benton Harbor, Michigan

Global Information Systems Leadership Development Program Internship

Date: Sep 3, 2018

Location: Benton Harbor, MI, US, 49022

Company: Whirlpool Corporation

Whirlpool Corporation is consistently recognized by Fortune Magazine as one of the World’s Most Admired Companies. Our values are the driving force behind everything we do. Respect, integrity, diversity and inclusion, teamwork and the spirit of winning propel our teams to excellence. Get to know us and see what it's like to be part of the world's leading major home appliance company.

The Global Information Systems Leadership Development Program (GISLDP) develops future business leaders with Information Technology accountability within Whirlpool Corporation. During this unmatched three rotation program, members receive forward-thinking career development challenges and experience in what it takes to envision, design, develop, and operate information systems that support a global multi-branded business.

During the 12-week internship, you will own a project within our Global Information Systems function.

Project assignments could be in areas such as:

  • Project Leadership: Project Planning & Estimating, Project Management & Delivery

  • Innovation and Emerging Capabilities: New technologies

  • Business Client Engagement: Business facing roles providing leadership and support to Supply Chain, Sales, Marketing, Finance, Customer Service, etc.

This position is located at our global headquarters in Saint Joseph and Benton Harbor, Michigan - a breathtaking vacation community on 40 miles of Lake Michigan beachfront, where swimming, sailing, kayaking, waterskiing, boating, and beach volleyball are abundant.

Minimum Background and Experiences

  • Progress towards MBA degree or a Masters of Science in IT, Computer Science or related field

  • Minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0/4.0 with an anticipated completion date in 2020

  • 3-5 years of practical work experience

Preferred Background and Experiences

  • Passion for applied technology

  • Desire to work within a project management and IT consulting role

  • Desire to work in a global enterprise, lead challenging projects and drive organizational effectiveness through technology solutions

  • Demonstrated project management capability; agile experience preferred

For this position, Whirlpool Corporation will not sponsor visas for candidates at this time.

Get to know more about our programs at career.whirlpool.com/us/students

About us:

Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE: WHR) is the world’s leading major home appliance company, with approximately $21 billion in annual sales, 92,000 employees and 70 manufacturing and technology research centers in 2017. The company markets Whirlpool, KitchenAid, Maytag, Consul, Brastemp, Amana, Bauknecht, Jenn-Air, Indesit and other major brand names in nearly every country throughout the world.

Whirlpool Corporation is committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or Veteran status.

Nearest Major Market: Niles

Nearest Secondary Market: South Bend

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