Intern - Human Resources

Requisition Id:  368692
Business Unit:  Corporate

Charlotte, NC, US, 28277


Solutions driven success.


XPO is a top ten global provider of transportation services, with a highly integrated network of people, technology and physical assets. At XPO, we look for employees who like a challenge and can communicate effectively in all situations. We want to leverage your skills and years of experience to drive positive results while ensuring a bright future for yourself and XPO. If you’re looking for a growth opportunity, join us at XPO. 


As a Human Resources Intern, we’ll give you real-world skills and experience to learn more about Human Resources (HR). Join XPO and start building the career you’ve always dreamed of.


What you’ll do on a typical day:

  • Work alongside the Human Resource team to drive change initiatives to our field operations
  • Act as the intern liaison for other local XPO interns
  • Create an HR intern manual/how-to guide for future use
  • Support onboarding and off-boarding activities
  • Support internal HR audit and Talent Acquisition functions
  • Provide assistance and support for on-site trainings
  • Serve as a key contributor to projects that impact the business and solve real problems
  • Utilize a survey platform for local polls and the tracking of engagement events

Complete other duties and special projects as needed

What you need to succeed at XPO:

At a minimum, you’ll need:

  • High school diploma or equivalent, and currently pursuing a bachelor’s degree
  • 2 or more years of relevant coursework
  • Experience with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook)

It’d be great if you also have:

  • Education toward a bachelor's degree in Human Resources or a related field
  • Completed 1 HR internship
  • Intermediate knowledge of SharePoint
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Solid organizational and multitasking skills with the ability to set priorities and meet deadlines
  • Energetic work style with a strong drive to succeed
  • Self-motivated instincts with the ability to work well with minimal supervision or in a team environment and consult with team members/management as needed

Be part of something big.


We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, disability, veteran or other protected status.


All applicants who receive a conditional offer of employment may be required to take and pass a pre-employment drug test. 

The above statements are not an exhaustive list of all required responsibilities, duties and skills for this job classification.  

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Nearest Major Market: Charlotte

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