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Project Management Office Internship

Date: Jul 11, 2019

Location: Akron, OH, US

Company: Goodyear

Goodyear. More Driven.

 

Project Management Office Internship

 

Company Information

 

Goodyear is one of the world's largest tire companies. A Fortune 500 company, we employ approximately 66,000 people and manufacture our products in 48 facilities in 21 countries around the world.  Our two Innovation Centers in Akron, Ohio and Colmar-Berg, Luxembourg strive to develop state-of-the-art products and services that set the technology and performance standards for the industry.  At Goodyear, we embrace the diversity of our workforce and value the contribution of our associates.  We strive to provide associates with a safe work environment, the resources they need to do their jobs, and ample opportunities for growth.  These objectives, coupled with competitive compensation and benefits, allow us to foster an environment where associates can work to achieve their full potential and contribute to the company's success.  For more information, go to www.goodyear.com/corporate.

 

Program Description

 

The company, headquartered in Akron, Ohio, is looking for talented leaders to significantly strengthen its global leadership depth and play an integral role in the current and future success of the organization.  Students entering an internship with the Enterprise Competency Center of the Project Management Office (PMO) will be provided with a meaningful and challenging twelve- to eighteen-month assignment (on a part-time or full-time basis) at our corporate headquarters in Akron, Ohio.  As a PMO intern, you may be responsible for:

 

  1. Assisting with the development of new training material for onsite and eLearning modules
  2. Knowledge Management: Analyze and organize Project data to leverage lessons learned for future projects
  3. Assisting with the administration and maintenance of associate training history
  4. Making updates to the PMO SharePoint site
  5. Assisting Project managers with ongoing workshops and training

 

In addition to challenging, engaging, and interesting work assignments, interns have the opportunity to meet and interact with other interns, including interns in other functional areas and from different schools.  Educational and social events are coordinated for during and after work hours to help interns learn more about Goodyear.  Several Goodyear leaders present various topics to help interns begin to think about significant business issues and their career options.  Interns even have the opportunity to speak with the Goodyear Senior Leadership Team.

 

Requirements

 

  1. Actively pursuing a Bachelor’s or advanced degree in human resources, business administration, management, or another related field
  2. At least a 3.0 overall GPA

 

Ideal Candidates

  1. Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite products including Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
  2. Have worked with SharePoint
  3. Seeks a wide range of opportunities for growth and development
  4. Values and appreciates diversity and may be interested in global experiences
  5. Excels in project work and likes a sense of accomplishment
  6. Prefers a culture of open communications and wants to contribute to a team
  7. Fast learner who is able to keep up with a rapidly changing environment
  8. Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  9. Detail oriented
  10. Able to self-manage
     

To Apply

 

It is required that you go to www.goodyear.com/careers to create your candidate profile in order to be eligible for this position.  A separate profile must be created for each position applied.  Applicants must be legally authorized to work in the U.S.  Goodyear is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

 

Goodyear is one of the world’s largest tyre companies. It employs about 64,000 people and manufactures its products in 47 facilities in 21 countries around the world. Its two Innovation Centers in Akron, Ohio and Colmar-Berg, Luxembourg strive to develop state-of-the-art products and services that set the technology and performance standard for the industry. For more information about Goodyear and its products, go to www.goodyear.com/corporate


Nearest Major Market: Akron
Nearest Secondary Market: Cleveland

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