Summer International Moving Summer Intern

Oakbrook Terrace, IL, USA Req #530
Tuesday, January 19, 2021

Position Summary

The International Moving Summer Intern will work on the many aspects of the International household shipments moving process under the direction of the supervisor and other special projects as assigned. To be successful, the Summer Intern will need to communicate with agents & vendors and be responsible for shipment tracing, updating the IMC and will assist in filing US custom entries (ISF).The summer intern will also assist filing electronic documents within SISTRS. The Summer Intern must be focused on customer satisfaction and excited about and interested in learning SIRVA's unique industry.


The accomplished individual will possess:

Strong communication skills: both oral and written with proper business etiquette

Strong negotiation skills

Strong analytical skills

Effective problem solving skills

Basic world geography

Organization: time management, setting priorities, multi-tasking, deadline oriented

Teamwork and ability to work with different cultures


Proficient in Microsoft Office Applications (Excel, Word, Outlook)

Multi-lingual a plus


Working on obtaining or completion of a bachelor's degree required

SIRVA Worldwide Relocation and Moving is a global leader in moving and relocation services, offering solutions for mobility programs to companies of every size. With 75 owned locations and more than 1,000 franchised and agent locations in 177 countries, we offer unmatched global breadth supported by localized attention and innovative technology that strikes the right balance of self service and human support. From relocation and household goods to commercial moving and storage, our portfolio of Brands (SIRVA, Team Relocations, Allied, northAmerican, & SMARTBOX) provides the only integrated moving/relocation solution in the industry. By leveraging our global network, we deliver a superior experience that only a “one-stop shop” can provide. We’re a team that works globally to provide the best service locally — a company that is everything you need, everywhere you need it. For more information please visit


SIRVA brings together strong, collaborative people in a dynamic culture of mutual respect, support, and passion for the brand and product. We believe innovation drives winning performance, and we constantly challenge ourselves to be the very best we can in every aspect of our business. You will be surrounded by some of the brightest and most driven people in the industry. At SIRVA, you will be in great company! 

At SIRVA, we're committed to cultivating a workplace that reflects the diversity of the global organizations that we serve. We recognize that building an inclusive, engaged company culture results in empowered employees that reflect a wide range of approaches and perspectives. Those perspectives lead to new ideas. New ideas lead to innovation and excellence. Our approach to diversity, equality and inclusion is driven by a commitment to these values and a belief that diversity makes our company stronger. 

SIRVA is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, military status, genetic information or any other consideration made unlawful by applicable federal, state, or local laws. SIRVA also prohibits harassment of applicants and employees based on any of these protected categories.
It is also SIRVA's policy to comply with all applicable state and federal laws respecting consideration of unemployment status in making hiring decisions. The Federal EEO Law Poster may be found at

If you need a reasonable accommodation because of a disability of any part of the employment process, please send an email to Human Resources at and let us know the nature of your request and your contact information.

Other details

  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Oakbrook Terrace, IL, USA