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DEI and Sustainability Intern - Summer 2024

Atlanta, Georgia

Job Category: Administrative
Brand: Genuine Parts Company
Job ID: R23_0000015345
Status: Full time

We're an organization of IT specialists, developers, salespeople, retail specialists, supply chain professionals, drivers and more. What binds us together is our passion for providing superior service to our clients, customers and teammates. Discover why GPC is the right place for you and your career.

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  • Collaborative
  • Communicator
  • Good Listener
  • Problem-solver
  • Self-starter
  • Team player
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Employee Benefits

  • Medical, Dental, Vision, life and disability insurance, as well as campus health and wellness programs

  • Paid time off, eight company holidays and flexible work schedules available

  • Tuition Reimbursement and professional development opportunities

  • 401(k) Plan with competitive employer matching

  • Onsite cafeteria, coffee stations and break rooms

  • Employee discounts, including NAPA parts, entertainment, technology, appliances, event tickets and more

Job Description

Are you ready to spend your summer as a part of something special? Imagine being with a company whose reputation for excellence paves the way for endless success. At Genuine Parts Company (GPC), people build long-lasting, highly satisfying careers and make a real difference in the community. 

Our 11-weeksummer internship program will be in person in Atlanta (some remote workdays available) and run from May 20, 2024 – August 2, 2024. 

As a Diversity, Equity & Inclusion & Sustainability Intern at GPC, you’ll have the opportunity to gain exposure to DEI initiatives and assist with implementation and training programs., you will develop and implement strategies, policies, and programs that align with GPC’s global business goals and support our talent acquisition, retention, and development objectives

You can expect to

  • Help develop the content for the 2023-2024 Sustainability Report and assist with the communication of the report

  • Conduct interviews with internal SMEs across the GPC organization

  • Collecting, scrubbing, compile, aggregate and organize sustainability data, including energy consumption, waste, recycling, and human capital

  • Help supportGPC’s 7 Business Resource Groups

  • Help coordinate and manage enterprise-wide training

  • Attend external community events

What you’ll need: 

  • Currently enrolled in an undergraduate program or recent graduate seeking a degree in human resources, sustainability or related field

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Data analytics a plus

What’s in it for you:

  • Participate in Lunch and Learn events with company leaders.

  • Attend a Braves game and volunteer time with fellow interns.

  • Explore the history of the company through a multi-day orientation, complete with a tour of the Atlanta Distribution Center

  • Access to enterprise-wide business units

  • Present your summer project to fellow interns and GPC executives.

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GPC conducts its business without regard to sex, race, creed, color, religion, marital status, national origin, citizenship status, age, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, disability, military status, status as a veteran, or any other protected characteristic. GPC's policy is to recruit, hire, train, promote, assign, transfer and terminate employees based on their own ability, achievement, experience and conduct and other legitimate business reasons.

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I would say this is the first job where I've felt cared about as a person and not an asset. I love the people and what I do.

Beau Mitchell GPC Accounts Receivable Specialist - Cash Apps

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