Intern, Human Resources 

LOCATION: Salisbury / North Carolina (US-NC), United States | BRAND: New York Air Brake | REQUISITION ID: 2683 | JOB GRADE: 


Since 1890, New York Air Brake has been an innovative leader in the heavy-haul railroad industry. As a member company of Knorr-Bremse –the world’s leading manufacturer of braking systems for rail and commercial vehicles--New York Air Brake is recognized worldwide as a Center of Competence for heavy-haul freight railroad control systems. From multiple locations, we serve customers across the United States, Canada, and Mexico—reaching clear across the globe to South America, Africa, the Middle East, China, and Australia. Our talented, diverse, and dedicated teams develop innovative solutions to the challenges facing our customers. Join us in our next steps.



New York Air Brake is seeking a Human Resources Intern seeking a degree in Human Resources, Communications, or Business Administration with a GPA of 3.0 or higher. You can expect challenging work and an insider’s view into your future profession. You will work as an individual and as part of a project team, while receiving regular feedback in preparation for a final presentation to company leaders.


Essential Functions

  • Assist with ongoing HR Projects
  • Filing of electronic documents
  • Review, research, and update HR Policies in accordance with government guidelines
  • Assist with data validation and archiving
  • Create and distribute communications
  • Assist with company events
  • Perform general duties as assigned



  • Strong MS Office Skills
  • Excellent attention to detail with strong written communication skills
  • Presently attending an accredited college or university, with a GPA of 3.0 or higher
  • Previous relevant internship, co-op, course, or work experience
  • Strong communication, teamwork, and leadership skills
  • Active involvement in your own career development to date (e.g. networking, seminars, industry groups, etc.) is highly desired





Previous relevant internship, co-op, course, or work experience



Human Resources and Business administration associate/bachelor degree in process

Our internships are not all work. Our Premtec facility is centrally located between Charlotte and Greensboro areas of North Carolina where there are easy drives to sunny beaches and beautiful mountains. Our summer interns begin work as early as the end of May and work up until the middle of August. Expect 40 hours per week and a competitive salary (based on experience and position) of up to $22 per hour. You will take part in special events, & outings, take advantage of wellness & workout programs in our fitness facility. There is something for everyone as a summer intern in Salisbury.


Then join us! We look forward to receiving your online application!

Nearest Major Market: Charlotte