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2021 Summer Internship


Multiple Locations, IL, US

Job ID:  35662
Estimated Travel:  0%
Contract Type:  Permanent
Talent Area:  Admin & General Services

Ardagh Group is a global leader in metal and glass packaging solutions, producing packaging for the world’s leading brands. We trace our roots all the way back to the Irish Glass Bottle Company, founded in 1932. Since then, we have grown rapidly to a team of more than 16,000 people with yearly revenues of approximately $7 billion. Today, we have a presence across Europe and the Americas.


Did you know….

  • Ardagh produces many of the beverage cans and bottles you drink your favorite beverages from?
  • Metal and glass packaging we produce are permanent materials, meaning they can be infinitely recycled without any loss of quality?
  • We produce more than 160 million containers per day across the country?
  • Ardagh Metal – Beverage North America produces approximately 15.4 billion cans and 15.3 billion ends each year?
  • Approximately 75% of aluminum ever produced is still in use today?
  • Aluminum cans, with 73%, have the highest recycled content among all beverage containers?


Ardagh is passionate about sustainability and has a reputation for innovation. We push the boundaries of what’s possible, pioneering new production methods, new design techniques and new ways to recycle and save energy. Our aim is to reduce any negative environmental impact while remaining economically sustainable and socially responsible.

Purpose of the Job:

Ardagh Group- Metal North America will host several interns this summer to support multiple areas of our business. We have opportunities in the following areas: Human Resources, Communications, Customer Service, Procurement, Engineering, Accounting, Finance, Operations and more.


Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Partner with perspective leaders to deliver meaningful work that push business initiatives
  • Collaborate with other summer interns on specific projects
  • Create and analyze data
  • Support colleagues in their responsibilities and duties 
  • Participate in client meetings (internal and external) to help develop business plans.



  • Currently pursuing a Bachelors’ degree from a 4-year accredited university
  • 3.0 GPA- highly preferred
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Experience conducting research
  • Self-starter
  • Excellent critical thinking/problem solving skills
  • Ability to work independently 
  • Ability to follow policies and procedures

Here at Ardagh, we offer exciting and rewarding opportunities for talented and creative people. If you have ambition and want to make an impact with your career, come and join our team. We know you’ll enjoy the journey!


Ardagh Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO)/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.