Utah Lake Commission – Provo, UT 84601
The Utah Lake Commission is in need of an Outreach Intern. This is a full time position, with stipend , that is based out of the Utah Lake Commission office in Provo, UT. Internship will begin April 24, 2017 and end July 14, 2017 (start and end dates are flexible, if needed).
*This application will close at 5 pm, MT on March 20, 2017.*
Why you should apply for this internship:
Network with representatives from dozens of municipalities, agencies, and departments
Experience in social media, public relations, event planning, recreation programming, communications, and more!
Take on a challenge, and make an impact by innovating new projects at Utah Lake
A stipend will be available for this position.
The following are responsibilities of this position:
Optimize social media accounts for Utah Lake
Develop public relations campaign for the lake
Assist with blog posts, a monthly newsletter, and other written publications.
Oversee and grow the Utah Lake “Adopt-a-Shoreline” program
Coordinate with volunteers for various projects around the lake
Attend meetings with a variety of Utah Lake stakeholders
Assist with planning the annual Utah Lake Festival
Assist with planning and implementation of 4th grade field trips at Utah Lake
Answer questions from the public about Utah Lake via email and phone calls
Assist in applying for and tracking grants for lake projects
Assist with general office duties
Applicants should have the following qualifications:
Be working towards a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university
Preferably in the fields of: Communications, Recreation, Event Planning, Marketing, Public Relations.
Be able to lift 50 pounds
Be comfortable working outdoors on several occasions throughout the year
Be physically capable of standing for several hours at a time
US citizenship or lawful permanent residency
A valid driver’s license
Be able to type at least 60 WPM
Be competent in Microsoft Office
There are two steps to apply for this position:
Fill out an online application by filling out this simple Google Form: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLScmTsYT1jDMxOf4KFyMI0N5Aoa83ZkVU3JMqfrKNtYzl96Drg/viewform
Email cover letter and resume to Attn: Sam Braegger through this job posting: https://www.indeed.com/viewjob?jk=d34bc1e471d18f2a&q=internship&l=utah&tk=1bap5duvh18p4ebh&from=ja&alid=583df9960cf2d39645b1dd1c&utm_source=jobseeker_emails&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=job_alerts
Job Type: Full-time