Home Depot INTERN - Services in Atlanta, Georgia
POSITION PURPOSE -
The goal of this 12-week summer program is to recognize and attract top talent to The Home Depot. This is a great opportunity for students interested in a post-graduate, full-time position within our Outside Sales and Services organization, including Pro, HDE (Home Depot Exteriors), HDI (Home Depot Interiors), Services Operations and Renovation Services.
As part of the 12-week program, Interns will have the opportunity to learn from Executive leadership, give a final presentation, gain exposure to the in-store environment, tour distribution facilities, interact with other Home Depot interns and participate in social and networking events.
MAJOR TASKS, RESPONSIBILITES AND KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES:
Use strategic thinking to approach problems and create solutions
Responsible for the accuracy and quality of work performed
Develop and implement project plans; determine requirements, deliverables, resources, timing/milestones, and risks
Communicate findings and project status clearly and professionally through presentations
Make recommendations to upper management
Provide comprehensive report out to senior leaders on assignments and other related projects
Partner cross-functionally to achieve goals
NATURE AND SCOPE
Typically reports to Manager or Sr. Manager within Outside Sales and Services organization
No direct responsibility for supervising others.
ENVIRONMENTAL JOB REQUIREMENTS
Located in a comfortable indoor area. Any unpleasant conditions would be infrequent and not objectionable.
Typically requires overnight travel less than 10% of the time.
Must be eighteen years of age or older.
Must be legally permitted to work in the United States.
Additional Minimum Qualifications:
The knowledge, skills and abilities typically acquired through the completion of a high school diplomas and/or GED.
Years of Relevant Work Experience: 0 years
Most of the time is spent sitting in a comfortable position and there is frequent opportunity to move about.
On rare occasions there may be a need to move or lift light articles.
Strong analytical skills
Excellent communication skills (written and verbal)
Project management experience
Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access)
Ability to multi-task and prioritize in a fast paced environment
Proven leadership abilities
Juniors and Seniors currently pursuing a Bachelor’s degree in Business, Operations, Logistics, Industrial Engineering, Supply Chain, Management Information Systems, or Retail Studies
Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and Competencies:
- Ability to communicate issues and recommend solutions in a timely manner.
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.