Security, Emergency Services, Investigations Intern (Fall 2024)

March 22, 2024

Job Description

BMW Group

Innovation is imagining what’s NEXT when no one else can. Shaping your future starts here, as we believe our Gen>NEXT students are the future leaders of BMW. Our vision is to secure BMW Manufacturing’s excellence by attracting the best of the best. We believe in creating a hands-on environment where you can directly impact the future of mobility. You will be guided and mentored throughout inspiring tasks and projects. As one of our Gen>NEXT students, you will be part of the team from day one and encouraged to add new ideas and value to the business.

The Security, Emergency Services, Investigations Intern will coordinate, facilitate, and develop the primary tactical and strategic Security, Emergency Services, and Investigative functions for Plant Spartanburg and other BMW locations in USA and Canada, as needed. They will develop and implement core security strategies to meet location’s business needs and serves as a key resource to BMW Manufacturing, site business management, and external partners. They will ensure that security and emergency services are performing efficiently at the highest level and is under continual systemic review. They will serve as liaison with local law enforcement to assist investigations of accidents, thefts, and property loss. They will assist in Plant Spartanburg Security and Emergency Services functions, as well as Crisis Management operations. Reviews security technology tools (cameras, radar, License Plate Readers, etc.) to identify subject(s) committing criminal acts or causing damage on BMW property.

The qualified intern should expect to contribute & improve in the following functions:
  • Facilitates Department Meetings weekly
  • Maintains Intranet sites of the Department as needed
  • Maintains Organizational Charts for the Departments Region Americas
  • Updates and suggests improvements to the Department Guidelines
  • Weapons detection system project
  • New project security planning dashboard
  • Facial recognition project
  • Security system updates


  • Pursuing a degree in Emergency Management, Information Technology, Criminal Justice or Fire Science
  • Possess a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 (not just in major).
  • Have full-time status at an accredited four-year college or university in the United States.
  • Completed at least 30 credit hours at time of application.
  • Ability to complete 3 alternating work terms for co-op positions.
  • Ability to work full-time (40 hours / week).
  • Transfer students must have a GPA from current university.
  • Complete and pass a substance abuse test before the work term.
  • THE WORK TERM DATES ARE August 12th- December 13th 2024

BMW Manufacturing Company is an equal opportunity employer. It is the policy of BMW MC to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all qualified persons regardless of age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.

Employment with BMW Manufacturing Co., LLC (BMW MC) is at-will and may be terminated at any time, with or without notice, at the option of BMW MC or the employees.