Be a part of our mission.
The mission of the YMCA of Metro Chicago is to develop strong children, families and communities across Metropolitan Chicago through academic readiness, character development, violence prevention, fitness and healthy living. Our network of 23 membership centers, five camps, early learning, school-aged and other programs at 100+ sites in the city and suburbs provides everyone with a safe place to learn, play and grow.
The Human Resources Intern will gain hands on experience working in several key areas specific to employee sourcing, candidate recruitment, screening and on-boarding. The intern will be assigned to a mixture of special projects and some core job function areas intended to build knowledge and capacity in the skills, systems, and procedures needed to sustain best practices in hiring and HR.
Scope of Responsibilities:
o Steps in the recruiting and hiring process including: posting job openings, reviewing resumes, conducting reference checks, etc.
o The importance of employment law and compliance, especially regarding employment eligibility, confidentiality, and proper maintenance of employee files