Jeffco Open Space, based in Golden, Colorado, is seeking a talented video intern. You will have the opportunity to get more familiar with our parks, their habitat and a leading open space program for more than 40 years. Successful candidates will advance the cause of the agency’s educational messages, identity and overall outreach strategy.
Check out some of the videos we have produced at https://www.youtube.com/user/jcosandparks .
The video intern works with a team that includes a manager, communications associate, communications assistant and graphic designer. If you have partnered successfully with another student needing an internship, there is the opportunity to work in tandem.
Responsibilities: You may be called upon to take a lead or supporting role in concept development, shoot set-up, production, editing, post production, animation, equipment maintenance and footage archival.
- Positive attitude, desire to work collaboratively, open to feedback and willing to accept direction
- Meeting personal deadlines and working with others to meet team deadlines
- Advanced editing skills in Adobe Premiere, working to advanced knowledge of Adobe After Effects
- Familiarity to advanced skills in working with an HD-SLR camera
Compensation: This internship is unpaid at this time. We will be happy to work with your school so that you may receive college credit. We will also support you in producing a capstone project, such as the one produced by our fall intern (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AOatFVbLF5c), and in making sure you are recognized for your work.
How to Apply: Applications should be sent to Will Lebzelter at: firstname.lastname@example.org and consist of a resume, a link to your portfolio or video reel (no large attachments) and a link to a favorite YouTube video—for advancing nature or recreation messages in a unique way. Please provide what daytime hours you are available. Reference “Video Intern” in the subject line. The internship starts after Labor Day.