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Human Resources Intern


Posted September 22, 2022

New York Hilton Midtown
New York, NY
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About This Job


An exciting opportunity exists at the largest Hotel in NYC - New York Hilton Midtown!

This internship will attract individuals who is interested in daily HR operations in hospitality industry or an indivudual interested in Labor Relations development in continously evoloving labor environment. 

This is a fast-paced work environment with regular demands for deadlines and project completion, which requires attentiveness to detail and support to internal departments.

What will I be doing?

As an Intern, you would be responsible for performing designated jobs and learning supportive functions in an assigned department in the hotel's continuing effort to deliver outstanding guest service and financial profitability. Specifically, you would be responsible for performing the following tasks to the highest standards:

  • Perform assigned duties as directed by Associate Director of HR and Director of HR
  • Work with upper management with sourcing of interns (Sort and distribute resumes, screening, interviewing)
  • Assist with Employee Relations Events as needed
  • Assist in monthly Newsletter and other projects that require creativity
  • Assist fellow team members and other departments wherever necessary to maintain positive working relationships
  • Assist in Labor Relations office, as needed
  • Assigns ID’s, name tags, and lockers to new team members (maintain supplies as needed)
  • Produce employment letters for team members
  • Create new hire packets / new hire orientation binders
  • Maintain main office telephone line and Human Resources office traffic
  • Maintain all filing
  • Maintain an adequate supply of all HR forms and information materials on a regular basis
  • Cross-train in additional departments, as needed


What are we looking for?

Since being founded in 1919, Hilton has been a leader in the hospitality industry. Today, Hilton remains a beacon of innovation, quality, and success. This continued leadership is the result of our Team Members staying true to our Vision, Mission, and Values. Specifically, we look for demonstration of these Values:

  • Hospitality - We're passionate about delivering exceptional guest experiences.
  • Integrity - We do the right thing, all the time.
  • Leadership - We're leaders in our industry and in our communities.
  • Teamwork - We're team players in everything we do.
  • Ownership - We're the owners of our actions and decisions.
  • Now - We operate with a sense of urgency and discipline

In addition, we look for the demonstration of the following key attributes:

  • Quality
  • Productivity
  • Dependability
  • Customer Focus
  • Adaptability

Ability to Communicate Effectively and Constantly

Organizational Skills

Technological Proficiency; Basic Knowledge of Microsoft Systems Office

Effective Problem-Solving Skills

Interpersonal Skills; ability to acknowledge the value of differing perspectives

Time Management Skills; Ability to meet deadlines

Adaptability; Willingness to become familiar with different parts of the organization

Critical Thinking; Ability to analyze and evaluate issues

Receptiveness; Ability to listen and receive feedback

What will it be like to work for Hilton?

Hilton is the leading global hospitality company, spanning the lodging sector from luxurious full-service hotels and resorts to extended-stay suites and mid-priced hotels. For nearly a century, Hilton has offered business and leisure travelers the finest in accommodations, service, amenities and value. Hilton is dedicated to continuing its tradition of providing exceptional guest experiences across its global brands.  Our vision “to fill the earth with the light and warmth of hospitality” unites us as a team to create remarkable hospitality experiences around the world every day.  And, our amazing Team Members are at the heart of it all!

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New York Hilton Midtown

1335 Avenue of the Americas
New York, NY 10019-6012

(212) 586-7000

2,086 Room Hotel

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At A Glance

It's all about location in NYC and New York Hilton Midtown Hotel places you right in the heart of the action, within walking distance of a multitude of famous attractions, including Central Park, Radio City Music Hall, MOMA and Broadway. Stop by the theatre and transportation desk for tips, tickets and travel in and around the city.

  • Easy cab ride from area airports (LaGuardia, JFK and Newark) to Hilton New York Midtown
  • NYC hotel close to Grand Central Station, Penn Station and Port Authority 
  • Several on-site restaurants and bars with options for breakfast, lunch and dinner 
  • 8,000 sq. ft. fitness center with strength, cardio and resistance equipment and a Kinesis wall
  • Multi-lingual staff ready to cater to your every need
  • This midtown NYC hotel near MoMa is walking distance to Rockefeller Plaza, Times Square and more