Information Technology Intern- Web Development/Application Research

Company: Georgia Pacific


General Information
  • Job Type: Internship
  • Location: Atlanta, GA
  • Educational Requirements: High School Diploma
Contact Information
  • Name: Kali Chattman
  • Phone: 404.652.2774
  • Email: kali.chattman@gapac.com
  • Website: http://www.gpc.com
Qualifications:
Information Technology Intern- Web Development/ Application Research - 012543

 

Description

 
Headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia-Pacific is one of the world's leading manufacturers and marketers of building products, tissue, packaging, paper, cellulose and related chemicals. The company employs more than 40,000 people at approximately 300 locations in North America, South America and Europe.

Information Technology Intern 
Come join an opportunity-rich, diverse culture that rewards value creation, entrepreneurialism, initiative, and responsibility. At Georgia-Pacific, we are looking for people with intellectual curiosity and a proactive communication style who can create value through a diversity of perspectives, experience, knowledge, and abilities.
  
 
Internship Description:
 
Our 6 month to 1 year paid internship is designed to provide each student with professional work experience and exposure to the various career paths available in the GP Information Technology organization.  Interns will have interaction with senior leadership through career focused networking, formal mentoring and job shadow.
 
Successful candidates will be placed in the area of Application Support and Productivity OR Web Development and Web Support
 
In each area the focus is on providing a working knowledge of information technology and will include exposure to the corporate environment. Our internship provides the opportunity to participate on cross-functional teams to support process improvement projects, focus on continual learning in the area of information technology, make suggestions for process and systems improvements to help streamline the organization, and lead development of new procedures and the implementation of new ideas.
 
Knowledge-Skills-Abilities:
  • Analytical and organizational skills
  • Able to work independently and manage multiple tasks
  • Interpersonal communication and collaborative teamwork
  • Effective oral and written communication skills
  • Proficiency in Microsoft applications is preferred (SQL, VB.NET, SharePoint)
  • Ability to learn new software applications quickly is mandatory
  • Ability and desire to follow detailed safety precautions
Basic Qualifications:
  • Pursuing Bachelor’s Degree or higher in Computer Science, Computer Information Systems, Information Technology, Computer Engineering, Management Information Systems, or other technology related degree
  • Sophomore status or higher
  • Minimum 3.0 GPA overall and core coursework
  • Must be able to work at least 20hrs/week Monday - Friday
Preferred Qualifications:
· Coursework or experience with programming, logical thinking and collaborative tools.
·  Coursework in business management or related area

We are an equal opportunity employer. M/F/D/V
Except where prohibited by state law, all offers of employment are conditioned upon successfully passing a drug test.

This employer uses E-Verify. Please visit the following website for additional information: www.kochcareers.com/doc/Everify.pdf
 

How to Apply: www.gpcareers.com and enter job number 012543 to apply