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Media Intern 2024

By January 30, 2024February 15th, 2024No Comments

The Nature Connection eliminates the barriers to getting outside by providing fun, active, and educational outdoor experiences for youth and families in our community. 

Position Description:

If you enjoy taking pictures and videos, and being outside, this is the job for you! In this position, you will help manage the Nature Connection’s social media accounts by taking and posting pictures and videos of our summer camps and programming. You will help brainstorm new and unique ideas for photography and video projects to highlight the Nature Connection’s work, as well as support the creation of marketing materials, posting flyers, and other projects that will help to build your marketing skills. 

Responsibilities:

  • Create photo and video content while attending summer camps and family/community events during the summer.
  • Help Nature Connection promote and communicate events and programs to our community during the summer months.
  • Post consistently on social media to engage and grow our audiences.
  • Encourage and inspire campers and the general public when at camps/events.

Qualifications: 

  • Current high school students (under 18)
  • Reliable transportation to/from events and programs throughout Delta County
  • Experience or enthusiasm for taking photographs and video content
  • Encouraging attitude

Application Deadline:  Open until filled; Priority given to applications received by March 18.

Compensation:  Hourly: $14.42-$16/hour depending on experience. Free outdoor gear during summer (SUPs, mountain bikes, camping equipment). Wilderness first aid training provided.

Locations: throughout Delta County. Mileage is provide from Nature Connection headquarters to the various locations where you are photographing.

Commitments: 

  • 10-20 hours/week (depending on the week)
  • Mandatory Summer Staff Orientation: May 28, 29, 30
  • Wilderness First Aid Training (if you don’t already have): May 31 and June 1
  • First Day on the job: June 3
  • Last Day on the job: August 2
  • Some weekend work is required

To Apply: Complete an online application here which includes listing two references. Interviews will be scheduled between March 18-29. We will reach out to you to schedule a day/time