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Communications Intern

Date: Oct 15, 2021

Location: Hiram, OH, US, 44234-1806

Company: Great Lakes Cheese

Job Overview

Great Lakes Cheese is seeking a Sustainability & Communications Intern from May 2022 – August 2022

at our corporate headquarters in Hiram, OH. At GLC, you have the opportunity to grow, optimize your

performance and unlock your ambitions through positions in many areas of the organization. While

working independently or in a team environment, you develop leadership and critical thinking skills to help

build a foundation for your career. Internships at GLC allow students to gain real job experience and

receive on-the-job training that focuses on our technologies and methodologies. From the start, interns

are challenged to demonstrate their strengths and apply their knowledge to help us achieve our business

strategy. At GLC, we place great value on our interns. Our positions are structured to maximize your

internship experience. This position is a paid internship

Job Responsibilities

  • Improve data collection efforts and explore sustainability reporting tools to enhance processes
  • Improve recycling and waste diversion efforts across all facilities
  • Assist in ongoing renewable energy projects and explore new opportunities
  • Work with the project and procurement teams to improve sustainability sourcing practices
  • Assist in the preparation of sustainability-related social-media posts, internal communications, and customer responses
  • Assist the sustainability team in developing a sustainability report
  • Support the communications and HR teams as needed
  • All GLC interns are expected to perform any assignment or job task according to the stated safety policies and procedures.
  • Other responsibilities as assigned by the manager.

Required Education and Experience

  • Current college student pursuing a Bachelor’s degree in Environmental Science, Communications, or related field.
  • Year in school: Junior/Senior.
  • Must have at least a 3.0 GPA.
  • Strong proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint.

Preferred Education and Experience

  • Strong attention to detail, data analysis, and reporting skills.
  • Strong communication, presentation, and team skills.
  • Strong organizational and time management skills.
  • Self-motivated with a high level of initiative, able to work well independently.

Working Conditions

• Work is performed in an office setting.

EEOC & Disclaimer

Great Lakes Cheese is an Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action Employer