Intern (Marketing & Communications)

Port of San Diego - San Diego, CA (30+ days ago)3.5


Description
The Marketing & Communications department is seeking a student intern with interest gaining experience in marketing, promotions, advertising and sponsorship recognition. Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to: marketing plan coordination, event logistics, creative copywriting, public engagement, target audience research, administrative documentation and collaboration with project teams. Applicants should be creative, organized and have strong interpersonal skills. Communications and/or Marketing majors preferred.

GENERAL PURPOSE

With general supervision, provides part-time employment opportunities for college level interns to perform job assignments that are closely related to their area of study. Any full-time college or graduate level student may apply for consideration for vacancies.

DISTINGUISHING CHARACTERISTICS

Total scheduled work hours shall not exceed 25 hours per work week (Monday through Friday). Intern positions do not include benefits and are not eligible to receive paid leave, paid holidays, retirement and/or any type of insurance.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Duties and responsibilities assigned to Interns will vary depending on the department they are assigned.
Qualifications
MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS

Education, Training and Experience:
Intern I: College level students currently enrolled in at least twelve (12) semester units at an accredited college or university, majoring in a field of study closely related to current vacancies, may qualify for Intern I appointments. Students in their final semester/quarter who need less than full-time enrollment to graduate with a 2 or 4-year degree need only be enrolled part-time in courses required for degree completion, with verification from the college or university registrar.

Intern II: Students in a graduate program leading to an advanced or doctoral degree enrolled in an accredited college or university, majoring in a filed of study closely related to current vacancies, may qualify for Intern II appointment with verification from the college or university registrar. Full-time student status is not required for students in a graduate program.

How to Apply:
Applications will only be accepted online. We do not accept hard copy applications.

NOTE: A COLLEGE UNITS VERIFICATION FORM OR TRANSCRIPT MUST BE SCANNED AND UPLOADED TO THE ATTACHMENT SECTION OF YOUR APPLICATION.

APPLICATIONS WITHOUT UNITS VERIFICATION FORM OR TRANSCRIPT WILL BE DISQUALIFIED.

Licenses; Certificates; Special Requirements:
A current, valid California Class C driver's license at time of appointment and maintained at all times thereafter in order to operate a vehicle on District business.
If assigned to perform work at any of the District's maritime facilities you must be able to pass a background check in accordance with current Federal and State requirements.

If assigned to perform work at any of the District's Harbor Police facilities you must be able to pass a background investigation that includes, but is not limited to a polygraph examination.
Supplemental Information
PHYSICAL AND MENTAL DEMANDS

Persons with disabilities may be able to perform the essential duties of this class with reasonable accommodation. Reasonable accommodation will be evaluated on an individual basis and depends, in part, on the specific requirements for the job, the limitations related to disability and the ability of the hiring department to accommodate the limitation.

Resolution #:2014-130
Dated: June 10, 2014