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Take your knowledge to the streets and highways with GM. As an intern or a member of our co-op program, our industry leaders will give you hands-on experience to propel your career. Our Exploring Career through Experiential Learning (EXCEL) program is designed specifically for college-level students. Gain the skills that will maximize your real-world potential, such as:

  • Collaborating on innovation challenges
  • Interacting with industry leaders
  • Attending cross-functional networking events
  • Volunteering for community service activities

Explore the opportunities below and find an EXCEL program that works for you.

“The most exciting time in automotive history is right now. With a career at General Motors, your opportunities are as fast as the world itself...”

Molly, Director of Chevrolet U.S. Advertising and Sales Promotion


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Brittany, Manager, Global University Relations

“The most exciting time in automotive history is right now. With a career at General Motors, your opportunities are as fast as the world itself...”

Molly, Director of Chevrolet U.S. Advertising and Sales Promotion

Explore our EXCEL opportunities

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As a part of our Communications team at GM, you'll help support Chevrolet Communications, GM News Operations, and Manufacturing/Labor Relations Communications initiatives. Join us if you are working on an undergraduate or graduate degree in:

  • Communications
  • Journalism
  • Public Relations or Marketing

Please stay tuned. Opportunities will be available soon.

Creative Design

We are seeking creative students to help us shape the future mobility and transportation products for our brands and customers.

Creative Design - Intern

Customer Care & Aftersales

Our team focuses on after-market, manufacturing, and retail components for our global enterprise. You'll build the experience by learning from GM teams in seven, interrelated areas, including:

  • Aftersales Engineering
  • Global Enterprise Solutions
  • Lean Warehousing Operations
  • Operations
  • Sales and Marketing
  • Service Operations
  • Supply Chain and Logistics

Customer Care & Aftersales - Global Aftersales Engineering and Service Operations - Intern / Co-op


Our role in Finance at GM is to support every facet of our diverse portfolio. As a Finance team member, your assignments may range from helping to develop budgets to providing key input for newer products and business ventures.

Finance Intern/Co-op

Global Connected Customer Experience (GCCX)

Today’s vehicles need to be able to communicate with the world around them. To truly be a customer-centric organization, we must provide the best possible experiences for our customers. The GCCX team is responsible for connected vehicle technology and services for General Motors globally. General Motors is a leader in connected vehicles, with advanced telematics services such as OnStar and new connected infotainment systems now launching in Chevrolet, Cadillac and other GM vehicles around the world.

Global Connected Customer Experience Intern/Co-op

Global Environmental & Sustainability

Help manage our environmental regulatory compliance for all manufacturing, engineering, and non-manufacturing operations. You should possess a diversified knowledge of environmental regulatory principles and practices to produce and/or coordinate these operations. Degree majors include:

  • Civil Engineering
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Environmental Science

Please stay tuned. Opportunities will be available soon.

Global Facilities

Help manage and oversee General Motors facility related services. Support the full life-cycle of facility services beginning with site selection, followed by design and construction of manufacturing and office facilities. Identify and drive energy reduction and Green initiatives. Degree majors include:

  • Civil Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Facilities Management

Global Facilities – Intern/Co-op

Global Propulsion Systems

At General Motors, we pride ourselves on designing and building the world’s best, most innovative Global Propulsion Systems. We do this through integration of the latest technologies to deliver responsive, efficient, and reliable Propulsion Systems that exceed our customers’ expectations. Our team has opportunities in many areas of the business including Transmissions, Gas Engines, Diesel Engines, Embedded Controls, Electrification (including Battery, Hybrid development) and Fuel Cells, with many different jobs including:

  • Advanced Engineer
  • Algorithm/Software Engineer
  • Calibration Engineer
  • Controls Test Engineer
  • Controller Integration Engineer
  • Design Release Engineer
  • Development and Validation Engineer
  • Diagnostic Calibration Engineer
  • Drive Quality Engineer
  • Electronic Controller Engineer

Global Propulsion Systems Intern/Co-op

Global Purchasing & Supply Chain

Working with our team, you'll develop an in-depth process knowledge base for Global Purchasing and Supply Chain. Your daily activities touch all aspects of the corporate business, including:

  • Engineering
  • Finance
  • Quality
  • Manufacturing
  • Research and Development
  • Sales, Marketing, and Advertising

You'll have critical projects that play a crucial role in reducing material costs and supporting GM's global vehicle sales growth.

Global Purchasing & Supply Chain Intern/Co-op

Global Safety & Industrial Hygiene

Assist in the management of safety and industrial hygiene processes related to manufacturing, engineering and non-manufacturing operations. You should have a diversified knowledge of Safety & Industrial Hygiene principles and practices to produce and/or coordinate the operations of Safety processes. Degree majors include:

  • Engineering Sciences (EE, ME, or Chemical Engineering)
  • Industrial Hygiene
  • Occupational Health & Safety
  • Safety Management

Safety & Industrial Hygiene - Intern / Co-op

Human Resources/Labor Relations

Acting as a strategic partner, we provide the integrated processes to help talented people develop their capabilities and competencies to accomplish business objectives. In addition, we contribute to the development and fulfilment of GM's business plan and objectives. Our team consistently works with our partners to diagnose problems, plan and implement solutions, and evaluate results. We help optimize the talent of our GM team. We have a number of distinct roles, including:

  • Benchmarking and Salaried Administration
  • Compensation and Benefits
  • Health Services
  • Labor Relations
  • Organizational Development
  • Talent Management

While our focus is on people, we're continually aware of the role in fulfilling our mission – to design, build, and sell the world's best vehicles.

Please stay tuned. Opportunities will be available soon.

Information Technology

GM is undergoing one of the largest technological transformations – ever. Your talent and ambition could bring it all to life. Join our team if you are pursuing an undergraduate degree in:

  • Computer Engineering
  • Computer Science
  • MIS or related technical curriculum

We are also looking for graduate-level students completing an MBA, preferably with an Information Technology focus.

Please stay tuned. Opportunities will be available soon.


Come join our team if you're working towards a Bachelor's degree and pursuing a Legal Assistant certification from an ABA-approved program.Please stay tuned. Opportunities will be available soon.

Please stay tuned. Opportunities will be available soon.


Our team is realizing our automotive vision, creating the vehicles that move the world. Join our team if you're pursuing an undergraduate degree in:

  • Engineering Technology
  • Manufacturing Technology
  • Industrial Engineering/Industrial Arts Statistics
  • Operations or Production Management
  • Supply Chain Management and Business Administration

Manufacturing Intern/Co-op

Manufacturing Engineering

Creating efficient, lean, and ergonomic processes to build high-quality vehicles is at the heart of our mission. We have opportunities for intern and co-op students in multiple areas:

  • Advanced Propulsion
  • Body Center and Pre-production Build
  • Body Systems
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Facilities
  • Global Integration
  • Manufacturing Automation and Assembly
  • Paint and Polymers
  • Propulsion Systems
  • Vehicle Systems

Manufacturing Engineering - Intern/Co-op - Manufacturing Engineering

Public Policy

Advocate for GM by working with local and national legislators. Our team has opportunities in Detroit and Washington, D.C. Join our team, if you're working toward a degree in areas including:

  • Communications
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Environmental Management
  • International Affairs
  • Journalism
  • Law/Pre-law
  • Political Science
  • Public Policy

Public Policy Intern


Our focus on quality makes our vehicles unlike any other in the industry. You'll have access to experiences critical to your career growth, including program management, data analysis, quality assessments, quality operations, and program quality readiness reviews. Join our team if you're pursuing an undergraduate degree in:

  • Electrical Engineering
  • Industrial Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering

Please stay tuned. Opportunities will be available soon.

Research & Development

Our team is dedicated to identifying the needs for the future, which form the basis of innovation in the areas of safety, lowering emissions, fuel economy, performance and driving experience. We offer a range of assignments in the fields of:

  • Test Systems Development
  • Diagnosis and Prognosis
  • Transmission Systems
  • Applied Operations Research Analysis

Please stay tuned. Opportunities will be available soon.

Sales, Service & Marketing

As an intern, you'll work with our Field Sales, Service, and Marketing teams to analyze trends throughout our organization. Gather and interpret marketing data to assist us in making informed decisions. You'll have the mentorship of industry leaders who will give you the skills to gain valuable career experience.

Sales, Service & Marketing Intern/Co-op

Strategy & Global Portfolio Planning

The Strategy & Global Portfolio Planning organization is seeking the next generation of visionaries to drive the evolving auto industry. Our organization is responsible for GM's current and future global Vehicle, Propulsion Systems, and Technology portfolio plans. Our approach combines a deep understanding of customer needs and desires, with societal, market, and industry trends, as well as a vision for new possibilities for the transportation industry of the future.

Strategy & Global Portfolio Planning's MBA Intern program has opportunities available in the following functions:

  • Consumer Insights
  • Global Market Research
  • Market Analytics
  • Global Portfolio Planning
  • Global Technology Planning
  • Regional Product Planning
  • Global Propulsion Systems Planning
  • Innovation/Strategy
  • Global Planning & Program Management

Strategy & Global Portfolio Planning Intern

Vehicle Engineering

Engineering smarter, safer, and more sustainable vehicles takes talent, drive, and determination. If you're ready for a challenge, we're looking for those pursuing undergraduate or graduate degrees in:

  • Computer Engineering
  • Computer Science
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Engineering Design Technology
  • Mechanical Engineering Technology
  • Product Design Technology

Vehicle Engineering Intern/Co-op