EID Intern
Chicago , Illinois
December 20, 2016
Job Number



GE Transportation

Business Segment

GET Transportation

About Us

GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is anEqual Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

Posted Position Title

EID Intern

Career Level



Human Resources

Function Segment

Leadership Programs

Location(s) Where Opening Is Available United States

U.S. State, China or Canada Provinces





Chicago; Erie; Fort Worth

Postal Code


Relocation Assistance


Role Summary/Purpose

GE's Human Resources Leadership Program (HRLP) is well-equipped to develop and challenge you. The program is a combination of GE's renowned leadership development and our belief that people and performance development is our competitive advantage. Since 1953, HRLP has created countless generations of HR leaders at GE. The program continues today and still focuses on taking talented people, providing them with globally diverse challenging experiences, and developing them into HR leaders.

Essential Responsibilities

Intern assignments, generally 10 - 12 weeks, are focused in specific HR areas such as: client support, employee/union relations, organization and staffing, learning and development, compensation and benefits, acquisition integration, etc. Assignments will expose program participants to the vital role HR plays in solving key business issues and problems. Successful internship assignments may lead to program placement.


Working towards a Bachelors or Degree in Human Resources, with experience in HR or have a minimum of 2 years relevant experience in similar areas. Coop positions may be available in select businesses/locations.

Minimum Cumulative 3.0/4.0 GPA or equivalent.

Eligibility Requirements:

Must be geographically mobile as requested by business.

Prior intern, co-op, or research experience in software, IT or relevant area.

Additional Eligibility Qualifications

Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen.

Desired Characteristics

*HR or HR related experience preferred

*Demonstrated potential to exhibit the following attributes: hunger to win, accountable, learner, authentic, giver, agile, judgment, connector.

*Demonstrated leadership skills, project management skills, organization skills

*Ability to understand business strategy and organizations

*Willing to take initiatives and be a change agent

*Other desired characteristics include: well-developed written and oral communication skills, business acumen, possess integrity, flexibility.

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