Research Park Logistics and Community Intern (Summer 2021 Internship)

Company Overview

At Motorola Solutions, we create technologies our customers refer to as their lifeline. Our technology platforms in communications, software, video and services help our customers work safely and more efficiently. Whether it's helping firefighters see through smoke, enabling police officers to see around street corners, or reliably keeping the lights on in homes and businesses around the world, our work supports those who put their lives on the line to keep us safe. Bring your passion, potential and talents to Motorola Solutions, and help us usher in a new era in public safety and security.

Department Overview

Motorola Solutions creates innovative, mission-critical communication solutions and services that help public safety and commercial customers build safer cities and thriving communities around the world.

Job Description

Motorola Solutions is looking for an undergraduate student to fulfill two roles as a full-time summer 2021 intern. The logistics role is an administrative role that supports the office, while the community role works to create a strong sense of community among employees through events, interactions, and service to others. The successful candidate will be self-motivated and have excellent interpersonal and organizational skills.

Logistic responsibilities include:
  • onboarding and orientation for new staff
  • ordering and distributing office supplies and IT equipment such as desks, laptops, monitors, etc.
  • coordinating with the Motorola Security and our landlord on security issues (e.g. badge access)
  • organizing travel for staff,
  • organizing lunches, dinners, and event catering (we order a lot of food here!),
  • stocking and maintaining the kitchen.
  • maintaining a detailed expense ledger
  • greeting guests and visitors

Community responsibilities include:
  • Proposing and hosting creative events for team activities, designed to create a sense of community amongst the employees
  • Finding and hosting meaningful service opportunities for employees to support and engage with the community
  • Creating opportunities for ongoing relationships (e.g. book club, movie club, etc.)

This is a full-time summer internship position located at our Research Park facility on the University of Illinois campus.

Our presence here at University of Illinois-Research Park fosters creativity and innovation, and our Research Park facility is designed to provide a world-class environment for work, collaboration and even studying. Come join our dynamic team and help first responders be their best in the moments that matter! Note: candidates must be located on campus during the summer.

This paid internship is full time (40 hrs/week) for the Summer 2021.

Required skills:
  • Currently pursuing a Bachelor's degree at UIUC.
  • Effective oral communication skills, organizational skills and attention to detail.

Basic Requirements

Pursuing a Bachelor's degree

Travel Requirements


Relocation Provided


Position Type


Referral Payment Plan


EEO Statement

Motorola Solutions is an Equal Opportunity Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran's status, or, any other protected characteristic.


Champaign, IL (IL169)