The Human Resources Intern will provide day-to-day HR assistance supporting to the Sioux City, IA and Sioux Falls, SD facilities, including but not limited to recruiting, employee relations, training and employee life-cycle events (on-boarding, compensation, performance management, exit interviews, workers compensation case management, managing unemployment, etc.).
How you will impact WestRock
• Actively assist in recruiting and onboarding of new Team Members, in partnership with the hiring manager.
• Participate in New Hire Orientation for hourly Team Members.
• Assists the BUHRM conduct training sessions on HR topics or corporate initiatives as needed.
• Builds positive relations based on the WestRock culture of trust, respect and empowering Team Members to always do the right thing.
• Assist in developing programs to improve work relationships, build morale, increase productivity and retention.
• Filing and other office duties as assigned.
What you need to succeed
• Strong interpersonal skills.
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
• Manage multiple conflicting priorities.
• Be flexible and available to interact with Team Members at all levels.
• Motivation and “out of the box” thinking.
• Working towards degree in Human Resources or related major;
• Must be willing to work alternative hours as needed. Presence on the production floor will be required.
• Microsoft office applications suite is required.
• Excellent organizational, analytical, and problem-solving skills.
• Strong sense of urgency, initiative, and drive.
• Demonstrate ability to manage confidential information.
• Team player, establishing trust, credibility, and consensus builder.
WestRock Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to creating and maintaining a diverse workforce: Minorities/Females/ Disabled/Veterans.
WestRock provides end-to-end packaging solutions and services. And with more than 300 global locations, WestRock offers a wide variety of career paths. Whether you’re in engineering or manufacturing, sales or safety, finance or IT, you can find a challenging, rewarding position on one of our teams.