Tenneco HR Intern (Summer 2019) in Lansing, Michigan

HR Intern (Summer 2019)

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Job Description

Tenneco Inc. (NYSE:TEN), a multi-billion dollar global manufacturing company, is pioneering global ideas for cleaner air, and smoother, quieter and safer transportation. We're one of the world’s leading designers, manufacturers and distributors of clean air and ride performance products for the automotive, commercial truck and off-highway, and large engine markets as well as the aftermarket.

We serve our customers from 93 manufacturing facilities and 15 engineering and technical centers around the world, delivering advanced technologies, quality products, powerful brands and outstanding engineering and manufacturing capabilities.

Headquartered in Lake Forest, Illinois, our 30,000 employees around the world demonstrate the company's commitment to shareholder value, our customers’ success, employee engagement and sustainability.

Tenneco is seeking a driven, self-motivatedHuman Resources (HR) focused studentwho has an interest in gaining hands-on experience working at our fast paced Clean Air Manufacturing Facility located in Lansing, Michigan.

As aClean Air HR Intern YOU (1) will be assigned a Mentor to guide, support and coach you throughout your internship experience at Tenneco. (2) Be responsible for supporting the HR Manager and team in accomplishing basic HR Tasks such as (but not limited to) the following:

  • Tracking Attendance.

  • Recruiting.

  • On-boarding.

Required Skills

  • Must be able to work independently and in a Team based environment.

  • Must be able to work full-time during the months ofMay - August

  • Ability to work with all levels of the organization.

  • Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills.

  • Excellent problem solving and analytical skills.

  • Effective time management skills.

  • Proficient in Excel, PowerPoint and Word.

  • Must have experience with maintaining sensitive and confidential employment records and/or information.

Required Experience


  • Student currently enrolled and pursuing an undergraduate degree in Human Resources, Human Resource Management, Business, Business Administration, or Psychology from an accredited institution.

  • Student with a minimum overall cumulative GPA of 2.8 or higher.

  • Ability to work full-time during the internship period starting in May 2019.

  • Student who resides within a commutable distance of the job site (Lansing, Michigan).

  • Ability to provide own transportation to/from the job site.

  • Legally authorized to work in the United States without company sponsorship.


  • Student with a minimum overall cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher.

  • Student enrolled and pursuing an undergraduate degree with a focus (major or minor) in Human Resources from an accredited institution.


Tenneco is a global leader in designing, engineering and manufacturing Clean Air solutions for passenger cars, light trucks, commercial trucks, off-highway equipment and high horsepower engines used in marine, locomotive and stationary power applications.

Partnering with our global customers, we deliver Clean Air products and systems designed to meet global emissions regulations anywhere in the world, while our Clean Air technology roadmap ensures that we have the right solutions in place to meet the needs of our customers.

Tenneco's commitment to Clean Air product leadership includes investing in the core sciences, including combustion and thermal management, materials science and thermoelectrical energy. This advanced research enables the development of creative solutions that help us to better meet customers' current and future emissions control needs.

For more information, please visithttp://www.tenneco.com/ourproducts/cleanair/

Job Location

Lansing, Michigan, United States

Position Type


We are an equal opportunity employer. Employment selection and related decisions are made without regard to gender, race, age, disability, religion, national origin, color, gender identity, sexual orientation, veteran status or any other protected class.