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Blank Park Zoo

Open 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Admission: $14 Adult | $8 Child

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Open 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Admission: $14 Adult | $8 Child

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Blank Park Zoo Social Media Intership

Click here to download the social media internship application

This internship is available to college students looking to gain experience and knowledge with in nonprofit marketing and social media practices.

2020 Intern dates are as follows:  Application Deadlines:
Spring: Jan. 20 – May 1 Spring: Nov. 1
Summer: May 20 – Aug. 7 Summer: Mar. 1
Fall: Aug.24 – Dec. 4 Fall: July 1

The Social Media Intern will assist BPZ Education staff with the following duties:

  • Create and post engaging content for social media platforms including Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and YouTube
  • Participate in stakeholder engagement meetings and events
  • Attend events and activities for “live” posting; tweeting, Instagram stories, etc. as well as collecting digital content for future use
  • Organize digital content
  • Develop goals for social media content, engagement, promotion, and education

 

Requirements:

  • 18 years or older, currently enrolled in college and receiving college credit for the internship.
  • On the first day of orientation interns must provide proof from their university that the internship will be for college credit. A letter from college advisor is acceptable.
  • Capable of lifting 50 lbs.
  • Willing and able to work in all weather conditions
  • Available to work 15-20 hours per week, Monday – Friday, 9:00am - 4:00pm, may include some weekends
  • Experience with computers and working knowledge of social media platforms
  • Photography and videography experience a plus
  • Must be comfortable with public speaking
  • Must have excellent writing skills
  • Select and execute a project with the help of the Education staff, which will be presented at the completion of the internship.

Click here to download the social media internship application

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