HR Intern - Recruiting
Milwaukee, WI 
Posted 27 days ago
Job/Internship Description
Company Overview

A. O. Smith Corporation (NYSE: AOS) is a Fortune 1000 global manufacturer of residential and commercial water heaters, boilers, and water treatment products. Founded in 1874 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, A. O. Smith has over 15,100 employees with annual sales of $3 billion. A. O. Smith fully recognizes that clean, hot water is essentialto households, hospitals and businesses and is dedicated to providing the best water heating and water treatment solutions. We were voted a Top Milwaukee Workplace by the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel in 2020 and again in 2021.

Internship Overview

We are looking for a HR Intern - Recruiting to join our Talent Acquisition team where you will support our Talent Acquisition Manager, our Corporate Talent Acquisition Team (salaried roles), and our Manufacturing Talent Acquisition Team (hourly roles). This position will be located on-site at ourMilwaukee World Headquarters (11270 W Park Place, Milwaukee, WI). This role is year-round and offered until graduation and requires a minimum of 12 hours/week during the school year and upto 40 hours/week during the summer. The HR Intern - Recruitingwould ideally start Spring Semester 2022 (January/February).

What You'll Gain
  • Mentorshipfrom in-house corporate and hourlymanufacturingrecruitmentteams at a Fortune 1000 company
  • Experience full-cycle recruiting on your own requisitions from start to finish
  • Opportunities to shadow HR Professionals outside of Talent Acquisition
What You'll Do
  • Assist corporaterecruiters with the full recruiting life cycle including sourcing, screening, and interviewing candidates
  • Lead recruiting efforts on intern and entry-level roles within the organization
  • Conduct reference checks for the team
  • Complete Talent Acquisition projects as assigned
  • Reconciling billing for our background check vendor and job board ads
  • Support our Training & Development team as needed
  • Graduate/undergraduatestudent in Human Resources preferred
  • Strong interest in learning recruiting as a future career path
  • Excellentwritten and verbal communication skills
  • Self-motivated, takes initiative, ableto work independently within a quiet office environment
  • Previous recruiting or human resources internship experience a plus but not required
A. O. Smith Vision and Values

Vision: To be a leading provider of innovative and energy efficient products used to heat, treat, and conserve water, providing value to our residential and commercial customers.


  • Achieve profitable growth
  • Emphasize innovation, a primary source of profitable growth
  • Preserve its good name, acting with uncompromising integrity in all dealings
  • Be a good place to work
  • Be a good citizen, serving the public and communities in which we do business

A. O. Smith values employee excellence. In our employment practices, we will not discriminate based on race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, marital status, disability, or other legally protected status. We operate in a global environment and will strive to create a workplace where men and women from diverse backgrounds can thrive and achieve their fullest potential.


Position Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Type
Full Time
Period of Employment
Type of Compensation
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