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Internship Spotlight

November 17, 2020

This week's spotlights include Minnesota Center for Book Arts, Buck Hill Ski and Snowboard Area, OPTIM, and Southeast Como Improvement Association

Weekly Internship Spotlights

Job Title: Book Arts Education Intern (remote)

Organization Name: Minnesota Center for Book Arts
Wage/Salary: $500 stipend

Opportunity Summary:
"Join our collaborative book arts team and play an important role in shaping our work! We’ve spent the past eight months developing a robust series of new virtual book arts programs, and we are looking to grow our programs and share book arts with adults, families, and students in Minnesota and beyond."

For a full description of this opportunity and/or to apply, go to the job posting.


Job Title: Marketing Social Content & Design Intern

Organization Name: Buck Hill Ski and Snowboard Area
Wage/Salary: $10/hr

Opportunity Summary:
"Forged in tradition Buck Hill is Minnesota’s Premier Action Sports Resort and the place to be if you want to have fun outside any time of the year. We have action for everyone and pride ourselves on providing a great experience for all our guests, with year-round offerings like skiing, snowboarding, mountain biking, camps, development teams, and live music! We also have the perfect Event Center for sports banquets, weddings, receptions, and large group gatherings that can be booked year round. We are looking for an energetic and passionate person to join our marketing team."

For a full description of this opportunity and/or to apply, go to the job posting.


Job Title: Creative Content Creator for Product Brands

Organization Name: OPTIM
Wage/Salary: Paid

Opportunity Summary:
"As one of the fastest growing companies in Minnesota, we own and operate over 10 consumer brands with a wide range of products, ranging from kitchen, to household, to personal care. We are constantly launching new product lines, and the need for creative content, particular photo and video is only growing. We use our creatives for social media, web, and advertising.

As opposed to traditional routes of studio photography and videography which are slow, expensive, and not always effective, we prefer an organic, guerilla approach to content creation and video production. For instance, some of our best performing ad campaigns which have generated millions of dollars in sales have used videos which we shot on our cell phones and edit in TikTok."

For a full description of this opportunity and/or to apply, go to the job posting.


Job Title: Communications Intern

Organization Name: Southeast Como Improvement Association
Wage/Salary: $15/hr

Opportunity Summary:
"Southeast Como Improvement Association (SECIA) is looking to hire a paid Communications Intern. This position will be approximately 8-10 hours of work per week.

Communications are vital to the mission of our organization; and connecting with students and residents in the neighborhood is critical to do our work. SECIA has a long history of engaging students in community building through our internship programs, and we are looking for candidates to fill our open internships for 2020. More information about SECIA can be found on our website: http://www.secomo.org"

For a full description of this opportunity and/or to apply, go to the job posting.


Each week Career Development will be "spotlighting" four internship opportunities. Please read the opportunity's details closely as application requirements may vary. If you have any questions, do not hesitate to contact us either at careers@mcad.edu or stop by Career Development (M120 Morrison). You may find other internship opportunities on Handshake.

MCAD does not conduct any investigation of employers, opportunities, or positions publicized either on Handshake or via email notifications, and makes no representations or guarantees about positions/opportunities shared by Career Development. MCAD is not responsible for safety, wages, working conditions, or other aspects of off-campus employment. It is the responsibility of students and alumni to research the integrity of the organizations and opportunities to which they are applying. We advise you to use caution and common sense when applying for any position or opportunity with an organization or private party. Opportunities shared may range from entry-level to advanced. For questions regarding best practices surrounding employment/freelance negotiations, please feel free to contact Career Development at careers@mcad.edu.

Posted: 
Tuesday, November 17