Intern: Communications/Digitalization (Spring 2022)

The role provides students with the opportunity to apply academic knowledge and skills in a professional environment and to support/promote the students’ career goals through contacts with professionals in their fields of study. The intern experience enables students to participate in professional activities for Volvo Group by working on important and innovative projects. Interns are structured learning experiences where interns and our full time professionals work together on projects within their selected organizations. The intern assignments allow students to integrate knowledge and skills in manners that are mutually beneficial to the students and Volvo Group.
Who are we?
As a remanufacturing operation, we receive Powertrain Components that have exceeded their initial life cycle and restore them to their original performance specifications. The Reman center is committed to protecting the environment, and has received multiple environmental awards.
What is the job?
Much of a Volvo intern/cop-op’s workday will be spent assisting management with activities related to the business area they support. You should be able-bodied, as the job may include extended periods of sitting, standing and walking.
What will your day-to-day look like? You will:
  • Establish/Update/Maintain the social media sites for the Middletown facility
  • Develop Digital Information Boards to facilitate internal communication
  • Work closely with Communication Manager and Plant Manager to assist with standardizing communication processes within the facility
  • Develop Intranet and Internet sites for Middletown facility
  • Assist facility with promoting events and developing standard formats for event promotion in the future
  • Develop content for promotional materials including electronic newsletter
  • Help create and implement an annual communications calendar
  • Manage photo and video content
  • Create introductory video to highlight Middletown plant
  • Create a site overview presentation for new employees at the Middletown site

Who are you?
  • You ideally have completed at least 2 years of college in a degree related to Communications, Digital Communications, Marketing or other related fields. To fit our ideal profile, you will be highly motivated and possess strong interpersonal skills. You are able to support the company within all levels of the organization. You are able to apply your knowledge on the job and communicate your knowledge to individuals within the organization. You are located in the Harrisburg/Middletown area and are able to commute to work throughout your internship.
  • Spring Interns are required work less than 30 hours per week and must be enrolled as full-time student.
  • Applicants must have a minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.0.
Why work for us?
Our work is challenging and rewarding as we help the Volvo Group fulfill its mission of “driving prosperity through transport solutions.” This opportunity with the Middletown Remanufacturing team also offers the ability to learn an interesting aspect of the business while making a positive impact on the environment.
We also offer:
  • Competitive compensation
  • Flexible work schedule to support your continuing education
  • Participation with College/University Co-Op programs where you can receive credit for your work experience at Volvo
  • Outstanding, values-driven work culture

Volvo Group Trucks Operations encompasses all production of the Group’s engines and transmissions, as well as all production of Volvo, Renault and Mack trucks. The organization is responsible for spare parts supplies to the Group's customers as well as for designing, operating and optimizing logistics and supply chain for all brands, production facilities and distribution centers where the Volvo Group operates.

In Volvo Group Trucks Operations you will be part of a diverse team of highly skilled professionals who work with passion, trust and embrace change to stay ahead. We make our customers win.

Volvo Group North America is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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Application Process


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