Pre-law Intern

Job Description

Auto req ID: 223942BR
Position Type: Full Time
Employee Type: Nonexempt

Job Summary

Performs activities related to his/her field of study while obtaining experience working in a corporate environment. Participates in various networking and/or community service events.

In some intern opportunities, the following may apply:
Performs various activities related to functional area projects including, but not limited to, researching, evaluating, and testing; planning and executing small projects; and conducting research and testing as a part of larger project teams. Develops processes and programs to support the functional area.

Essential Functions

•Supports and plans work on small projects with direction from management.
•Assists management and other department personnel to support larger projects (e.g., managing project schedule and status reporting).
•May assume the duties normally performed in the department, alongside professionals who perform these roles.
•Works with various departments and/or vendors to gather information needed for various projects.
•Presents project results to management and/or department personnel.
•Performs analytical work within the assigned functional area.
•Conducts research using the internet and other sources of information.
•Creates or updates systems or databases for specific department needs.

Minimum Education

•One (1) year of education at an accredited college, university or technical school (must be currently enrolled).

Minimum Experience

None required.

Required Skills, Abilities and / or Licensure

•Software skills, including use of Microsoft Office software and web-based applications.
•Knowledge of AutoCAD software may be required for some positions.
•Verbal and written communication skills necessary to communicate with all levels of management.
•Time management, organizational and multi-tasking skills necessary to work in a fast-paced environment, handling various tasks and changing priorities, while maintaining a high attention to detail and accuracy to achieve daily assignments and goals.
•Ability to analyze, review, and make recommendations.

Other Job Description Information

This posting is for a summer intern position which will support FedEx Ground’s legal department. The position is intended for undergraduate students with a focus on individuals interested in paralegal studies, pre-law, or similar areas. This position will provide students with the opportunity to work with attorneys, field operations and corporate departments to gain experience in many areas of the law, including employment and regulatory. Familiarity with SharePoint and Microsoft Office 365, including Microsoft Teams, Flow, and Planner a plus. The position will be located at the FedEx Ground corporate headquarters near Pittsburgh, PA.

Preferred Majors: Students entering their junior or senior year in the fall of 2019 who are interested in considering a career as a paralegal, or other similar interests, or majoring in analytical fields, such as Engineering, , Business, or related.

Address: 1000 FedEx Drive
City: Moon Township
State: Pennsylvania
Zip Code: 15108
Domicile Location: P090

EEO Statement

FedEx Ground is an equal opportunity / affirmative action employer (Minorities/Females/Disability/Veterans) committed to a diverse workforce

Search Engine Description: Intern
Legal