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Human Resources Intern

Date: Nov 13, 2021

Location: Paducah, KY, US, 42003

Company: Worthington Industries, Inc


This position will support the HR team and other managers in the facility through various tasks and projects. 


Ideally, candidates would be able to start in Feburary/March timeframe. Preferably, candidates would be looking to build a long-term relationship with the company as this internship would extend into future semesters. Candidates must be able to work a minimum of 20 hours per week throughout the school year and preferably 40 hours per week in the summer.  



  • Assists in benefit administration including; answering questions, completing and filing necessary forms, employee training, new hire benefit orientation and exit process, open enrollment etc.
  • Assists in payroll auditing to confirm compliance
  • Involved in the recruitment and selection process such as screening, interviewing, onboarding, etc.
  • Coordinates miscellaneous programs including health fairs, banquets, picnics, attendance and recognition awards, etc.
  • Other duties as assigned

Desired Experience

  • Basic knowledge of human resources laws and regulations
  • Customer service focused
  • Organized and detail oriented
  • Work independently and interact with all levels of employees (production and management)
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Advanced communication skills
  • Excellent prioritizing skills
  • Ability to maintain a high level of confidentiality


Company Information

Worthington Industries operates under a long-standing corporate philosophy rooted in the Golden Rule, with earning money for its shareholders as the first corporate goal. As a market leader in metals manufacturing for nearly 60 years, we put people first, whether they’re our employees, shareholders, customers or suppliers. We’re looking for individuals who share our people-first philosophy and can help us continually innovate and grow through their insights, leadership and unique talents.

Worthington Industries (NYSE: WOR) is a global metals manufacturer serving growing end markets including automotive, construction, energy, agriculture, alternative fuel and many other markets. Our family of 10,000 employees in over 80 facilities throughout 10 countries has helped us earn the respect of our customers, our communities and our industry. With sales of approximately $ 3 billion annually, our company has been recognized by FORTUNE magazine as a “Most Admired Company” and four times as a “100 Best Companies to Work For.”

Worthington Industries Inc., and its subsidiaries, is an equal employment opportunity employer. Qualified applicants are considered regardless of race, color, religion, age, national origin, sex, disability or veteran’s status.


Nearest Major Market: Paducah

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