Human Resources Intern in Falls Church, VA at HITT

Date Posted: 2/28/2023

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Human Resources Intern

HITT Contracting, a Washington Post Top Workplace, seeks a summer intern to join our Human Resources team from May to August in the Falls Church, VA headquarters office. This entry-level intern will be exposed to a multitude of functions including human resources and recruiting administration, onboarding logistics, and policy and project support. This individual will work to support many teams within the Human Resources Department to include, but not limited to, assisting with benefits administration, conducting office tours, completing data entry, preparing onboarding documents, researching HR industry trends and pre-screening candidates. This position reports to the Director of Human Resources and Recruiting and will be mentored/managed on a day-to-day basis by multiple members of the Human Resources team.

The ideal candidate possesses a high attention to detail in all tasks assigned, that range from HR operations support to taking on challenging special projects. In order to excel in this position, one must have a great attitude, sense of accountability, excellent communication skills, and the ability to maintain absolute confidentiality in all business matters. Candidates must apply via the job posting.


  • Seeking a Bachelor’s Degree in Human Resources, Communications, Business Administration, Business Management, or associated majors with completed human resources courses
  • Rising junior or senior preferred


  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Strong interpersonal and listening skills
  • Must be able to work efficiently in a deadline-oriented environment while maintaining quality
  • Strong working knowledge of Microsoft office including Excel and PowerPoint
  • Experience with Microsoft SharePoint and/or Adobe Creative Suite is highly desirable
  • Knowledgeable of fundamental HR principals and practices
  • A self-starter and excellent, can-do attitude
  • Proven track record in problem-solving and maintaining confidentiality
  • Willingness to go the extra mile

HITT Contracting, Inc. is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer providing opportunities to all employees and applicants without regard to race, sex, national origin, religion, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity and any other protected status in accordance with applicable law.

Women, minorities, individuals with disabilities, veterans, and LGBTQ+ individuals are encouraged to apply.

HITT Contracting, Inc. promotes a drug-free workplace.