Internship in Tamilnadu – HR interns required for the ROPE production units

Internship in Tamilnadu for HR interns is available at the ROPE (Rural Outsourced Production Enterprise) production units. ROPE is supported by the Villgro and TeNeT group of Indian Institute of Technology Madras.

ROPE (Rural Outsourced Production Enterprise) is a company incubated and supported by the Villgro and TeNeT group of Indian Institute of Technology Madras, with the objective of establishing production centers in rural India to enhance livelihoods of rural poor. ROPE focus on natural fiber crafts and products made from banana bark fiber, korai grass, elephant grass, bamboo and coir.

Duration of the project 8-10 weeks

Location T. Kallupatti, Madurai Dt, Tamil Nadu
Title of the project Analysis of absenteeism, performance and salary of workers  at the ROPE production units
Brief Description of the project a) Assess the attendance system, absenteeism and turn over for a specific period of time and identify the causes. Compare this with standard manufacturing industry averages.

b) . Correlate age of the employee, distance travelled by each employee to work, travel expenditure with performance, absenteeism and overall satisfaction and turn over

c) Ensure  availability of correct and updated profile of all employees f) Compare the household workers and regular workers in terms of  their number, their average daily earnings, no of hours they work, their profile

d) Compare local employment opportunities with ROPE in terms of salary, nature of work etc

Deliverables at the end of the project Internship report describing the findings of the analysis described above

Desired profile:

Critical Qualification: M.B.A Specialising in Human Resource Management

Experience: Nil
Skill: Problem solving through analytical approach.
Knowledge: Quantitative and Qualitative research techniques.
Attitude: Ready to live in Rural areas with minimum facilities, outspoken and practical.
Working knowledge of Tamil is mandatory

How to apply: Send your resume to (with in subject line)

Villgro Innovations Foundation
III Floor, IIT Madras Research Park Building
Kanagam Road, Tharamani,
(Near TIDEL Park),
Chennai – 600 113

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