Whirlpool Human Resources Leadership Development Program Internship, Summer 2019 in Benton Harbor, Michigan

Human Resources Leadership Development Program Internship, Summer 2019

Date: Jun 12, 2018

Location: Benton Harbor, MI, US, 49022

Company: Whirlpool Corporation

Whirlpool Corporation’s Human Resources Leadership Development Program (HRLDP) Internship emphasizes challenging roles and projects, strong mentoring, and rigorous talent management to build Whirlpool’s future generation of HR leaders. As an HRLDP Intern, you will gain exposure to many different aspects of our dynamic global HR organization early in your career, develop relationships across the company and explore what most interests you.

If you are a driven individual looking to build your career in a challenging, innovative and growing customer-focused environment, this position could be a prime opportunity for you. As the world’s leading manufacturer and marketer of home appliances, Whirlpool Corporation is seeking highly-motivated individuals who thrive in a fast-paced environment, are willing to learn, want to have a direct impact on changing customer lives, and want to excel in a global Fortune 200 company.

Program Description:

The Whirlpool Leadership Development Program centers on meaningful and challenging roles. As an HRLDP Intern, you can expect to gain experience in one of our HR Centers of Excellence, within our HR Operations team, or supporting a direct business unit. During the 12-week internship, you will work individually and with teams on projects that will leverage your prior work experience and also stretch your skills in new areas. You will also have access to learning and development opportunities throughout the summer, both with fellow HR interns and with interns across the organization. Additionally, you will be paired with a peer mentor who will be dedicated to helping you navigate Whirlpool’s organization and culture.

To succeed in this program, you will need the following skills, experience, and qualifications:

  • Progress in MBA or Master’s degree in Human Resources, Labor and Industrial Relations, or related area with a minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA and an anticpated completion date in 2020

  • 3-5 years of relevant work experience in Consulting, Strategy, Human Resources or other field of Business.

  • Proven leadership ability

  • Global mindset to thrive in a diverse culture and environment

  • Outstanding interpersonal, communications, coaching, and relationship management skills

  • Demonstrated ability to solve complex business problems using data

  • Strong project management skills

  • Demonstrated ability to develop and execute on a create strategy, build followership and drive differentiated results

  • Ability to work well in a team-oriented, fast-paced, and changing environment

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.

At Whirlpool Corporation, we believe that all people matter. Celebrating diversity and including thousands of perspectives empower us to create products that blend into every concept of home. 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.

Additional information about the company can be found on Twitter at @WhirlpoolCorp.

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