If you are an aspiring social media pro, filmmaker, storyteller or digital marketer, this might be a good fit for you. This internship position is diverse in its requirements, exciting, and every day is unique. We are looking for an intern who can create visual stories about our GOREC brand. This is a part-time position and there are positions available throughout the year. Its project scope is designed to be educational, challenging, and fun for the candidate while meeting the capacity-building needs of GOREC.
RESPONSIBILITIES & DUTIES:
Create content for the website and social media platforms
Create and edit many types of videos for a diverse range of clients
Create and edit audio and sound design on projects
Coordinate with the communications team to manage media assets
Manage multiple projects as needed
Any and all other duties as assigned
Super passionate about cameras and creating/editing video/graphics/music
Passionate about social media and everything video/social
Must be 21 years of age or older
Possession of valid State of Michigan driver’s license
Pass a criminal background check and receive a clean Central Registry Clearance from the State of Michigan Department of Human Resources
Must have good written and verbal communication skills and have the ability to communicate effectively and positively with GOREC vendors, customers, employees, volunteers and the public at large
Must have experience with and ability to use computer programs including but not limited to Cloud-based file storage, social media platforms, scanners, digital cameras, editing apps or software, etc.
Experience with digital cameras, filmmaking, photography, digital platforms & formats
Familiar with Adobe Creative Cloud Suite (Premiere, After Effects, etc.) or similar
Understanding of post-production workflow
Audio post-production experience is a plus (recording, mixing, scoring, etc)
Passion for working all types of guest including youth and adults
Ability to travel and work a flexible schedule that will vary from week-to-week and season-to-season, including holidays, to accommodate GOREC’s programs, rentals, and guests
Must be able to work on multiple tasks and be flexible with changes in project priorities
Travel and outdoor living
Work within and around GOREC
Work can be within a building but will also include the following: offices, grounds, woods, waterfronts, areas at height, and various program areas at GOREC
Exposure to various forms of machine noise
Exposure to extreme cold conditions or warm conditions when working outside in the winter and summer months
Must be able to perform the essential functions of the position with or without reasonable accommodation.
Must be able to drive vehicles owned and operated by GOREC
GOREC is Greilick Outdoor Recreation & Education Center just outside Traverse City, Michigan. Our 500 wooded lakeside acres managed for wildlife habitat is freely open to the public and a basecamp for adventure with hiking and biking trails adjacent to public land. Ours is a fast-paced, fun, and innovative team. The team is outdoor enthusiastic: skiing and snowshoeing, mountain biking, hunting and fishing, backpacking, and an adventure runner. We are working toward becoming a leading community resource over the next 4 years: getting people outside and teaching best practices for outdoor recreation.
MISSION STATEMENT: To create passion for our natural world through outdoor experiences.
VISION STATEMENT: GOREC will be a leading community resource promoting outdoor recreational and educational opportunities for youth and adults.