Human Resources Intern

Posted: 06/17/2022

Summary of this position:

The Cherry Republic Human Resources team is seeking a full-time Human Resources Intern! We are looking for an energetic intern for the Fall of 2022, who will proudly share our values, the spirit of Northern Michigan, and those Ruby Red Morsels of Joy (cherries) far and wide! You will have the opportunity to gain experience by working on hiring efforts for our busy holiday season, planning and executing training sessions for current employees, and helping to coordinate fall housing needs for our seasonal employees. 


This position would report directly to our Recruiter but will work on a rotational schedule with the entire Human Resources team in a hybrid format (remote and on-site). 


Essential Responsibilities:

  • Proudly share in the love of the Cherry! 

  • Participate in seasonal holiday recruiting efforts including assisting in interviews, attending job fairs around Michigan, and onboarding new employees

  • Assist in the organization and planning of employee housing

  • Provide assistance with housing inspections and serve as support for Housing Supervisor.

  • Collaborate with the Social Media / Creative Assistant to enhance the recruitment process for seasonal employees

  • Participate in the planning, set up, execution, and tear down of critical internal training events

  • Assist in the creation of new wellness initiatives in the Beaches Committee

  • Communicate with other departments as necessary

  • Support Human Resources team initiatives


Education/Necessary Skills:

  • Working towards a degree in Human Resources Management or a related field

  • Currently attending a College or University where an internship is required for your degree

  • Professional Communication Skills (written and verbal)

  • Strong attention to detail

  • High ethical standards and ability to exhibit a high level of confidentiality.

  • Self-starter with an ability to take Liberty 

  • Ability to prioritize and plan work activities effectively and efficiently. 

  • Positive attitude and a willingness to learn

  • A genuine interest in Cherry Republic’s Core Values!


The Liberty Clause:

Sure, listed here are the important parts of your job. But more importantly, you are here to think, to use your judgment,  to act in the best interest of the company at all times. The “Ultimate Expectation” is as follows: Always do what needs to be done without waiting to be asked. As long as you are acting in the company's best interests and in accordance with core values and policies, you have permission to act in our mutual best interests.


If at any time, you don’t feel we are doing the right thing, please say so. You have the right and we give you permission to speak up when necessary, to state what is unstated, to make a suggestion, or to question an action or decision. This doesn’t mean we will always agree with you, nor that we will necessarily change what we are doing, but we always want to hear what you most believe would help us better achieve our goals and purpose and to create an even better place for all of us!


EOE Statement: Cherry Republic is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate against otherwise qualified applicants in employment on the basis of race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, genetic information, disability, or any other characteristics as protected by federal, state or local law.