Job Description

Meals on Wheels Central Texas seeking a Human Resources Intern for fall, spring and summer sessions with an immediate start available for a fall internship. Please note which session you want when you apply.

The Human Resources Intern will directly assist the Vice President for Human Resources and HR Generalist with a wide range of projects related to HR compliance, recruiting, onboarding and orientation, employee benefits, policies and procedures, employee recognition and events, and our HRIS. This internship is designed to be both educational and practical. In this position, the intern will learn how to take skills acquired in school related to their particular areas of interest and apply them in a professional setting. The HR Intern will gain a better understanding of the role that HR plays in a non-profit setting, and be better prepared to work in the area of human resources and the nonprofit sector. The candidate will also have opportunities to network with other programs, departments, and staff.

This is an unpaid internship. This internship requires weekday availability with flexible scheduling depending on project needs and deadlines. We will work with class schedules and other obligations the intern may have.

When applying, please include your resume and a cover letter explaining why you would like to intern for Human Resources at Meals on Wheels Central Texas and what you expect to gain from the internship.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, disability, veteran status, sex or age or any other legally protected status.

Skills / Requirements

Students must be receiving course credit for the internship

Proven experience with Microsoft Office programs

Ambition and a strong work ethic with a team-focused attitude

Ability to take ownership of assigned responsibilities

Ability to multi-task and problem solve

Strong organizational and communication skills

Customer service skills

Proactive and willing to seek out learning opportunities

Reliable with strong follow-through

Ability to maintain confidentiality with sensitive information

Interest in the Human Resources field

Important Notes

No phone calls please.