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2023 Summer Internship - Human Resources Intern Job

Date: Jan 5, 2023

Location: Renton, WA, US, 98057

Company: PACCAR


PACCAR, Inc. is a Fortune 500 company established in 1905 and is recognized as a global leader in the commercial vehicle, financial, and customer service fields. PACCAR is a global technology leader in the design, manufacture, and customer support of high-quality light-, medium- and heavy-duty trucks under its internationally recognized brands Kenworth, Peterbilt and DAF nameplates. PACCAR designs and manufactures advanced diesel engines and provides customized financial services, information technology and truck parts related to its principal business.


Your next career move is waiting at PACCAR whether you want to design the transportation technology of tomorrow, support the staff functions of a dynamic, international leader, or build our excellent products and services. Join the PACCAR team today!


The Role

PACCAR’s Information Technology Division (ITD), located in Renton, WA utilizes cutting-edge technology to provide systems development, consulting, voice, and data

communications services to the entire corporation, which has high visibility in the technology sector.

PACCAR ITD is searching for talented individuals to join our Internship Program!

· Internships include unique learning opportunities:

· Learn first-hand from the industry's top professionals

· Work directly with Managers and Senior Managers

· Develop mentoring relationships

· Gain valuable hands-on experience

PACCAR Information Technology Division (ITD) has an exciting opening for an HR internship. This position provides the candidate the opportunity to gain valuable hands-on HR experience at a large organization. You will have the opportunity to make a meaningful contribution to our dynamic organization, while enhancing your resume. At the end of your internship, you will present your accomplishments to your fellow interns and senior management. PACCAR interns have a great deal of visibility within our company. Don’t miss out on an exciting opportunity!


About the Team

As a PACCAR IT Division Human Resources Intern, you will be a part of an inspiring team from diverse background and experiences. We are a small, but mighty team that hold the responsibility for over 350 employees spanning the US and Mexico.

You will gain experience from individuals who have been in Human Resources for over 30 years to just beginning their careers; from employee relations to employee engagement; and from recruiting talent to onboarding and maintaining - so the breadth of knowledge is far-reaching. We are looking for individuals with a thirst for knowledge, a passion for diversity, equity and inclusion, and a love for data-driven decision making.

Come and join a team that is there to assist in your development and gain real-world experience, while utilizing the tool you learned in school. This is an internship

formulated to give you the tools necessary to enter the workforce equipped and prepared.


Job Responsibilities & Projects

· Participate in job and department duties and processes as assigned

· Assist in Diversity & Inclusion efforts

· Create and build new employee fi les and records in SAP

· Support recruitment efforts by scheduling interviews and coordinating background checks

· Support new employee orientation and onboarding

· Support and plan employee engagement events

· Provide feedback and suggestions as appropriate

· Manage/participate in special projects as assigned


Required Experience & Skills

· Must have ability to handle confidential information appropriately

· Excellent verbal and written communication skills

· Strong ability to multitask and handle multiple priorities or deadlines

· Ability to maintain a professional demeanor

· Proven customer service skills

· Proficient with Microsoft Office including Outlook, Excel, Word, and PowerPoint



· Currently enrolled in a Human Resources, Business or related 4-year program with a Junior or Senior standing


Physical Demands

• Sitting and standing for prolonged periods of time

• Lifting to 55 pounds

• Team lifting large objects such as servers using lifting equipment


As a U.S. PACCAR intern, you have a full range of benefit options including:

  • 401k with up to a 5% company match
  • Sick Leave
  • Medical, dental, and vision plans for you and your family
  • Flexible spending accounts (FSA) and health savings account (HSA)
  • Life and accidental death and dismemberment insurance
  • EAP services including wellness plans, estate planning, financial counseling and more
  • Global Fortune 500 company with a wide array of growth, training, and development opportunities
  • Work alongside experienced goal-oriented colleagues recognized as experts in their field


The salaries for intern positions are as follows:

  • Undergraduate Enrollment - $25 / hour
  • Graduate Enrollment - $30 / hour


Diversity & Inclusion

PACCAR is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veteran/Disability corporation. Having a diverse and inclusive work environment ensures PACCAR has the talent needed to conduct business today and in the future by leveraging different backgrounds, skills, and viewpoints. We believe diversity in the workplace increases innovation, results in better decisions, and increases employee engagement.

PACCAR’s IT Division promotes Diversity and Inclusion through mentorship, events, celebrations, and affinity groups. The IT Division has an active Diversity Council and supports initiatives and activities for all. PACCAR supports women through the PACCAR Women’s Association (PWA), Women in Trucking, and Women in Technology International (WITI). Educational awareness programs such as Unconscious Bias, Male Allyship and Inclusive Leadership are just a few of many trainings offered. PACCAR is a supporter of PRIDE and celebrates many different multi-cultural events.

Nearest Major Market: Seattle
Nearest Secondary Market: Bellevue

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