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Harpers Ferry National Historical Park, National Park Service
485 Fillmore St.
Harpers Ferry, WV
DescriptionDo you have an interest in sharing the beauty and history of Harpers Ferry through virtual media? Are you savvy with new technology? If so, apply to become our next Social Media / Web Management Intern and use your technology and outreach skills to share and inspire public interaction with the stunning landscape, special events, and programs at Harpers Ferry National Historical Park!
Have the ability to effectively use PCs, Macs, and handheld devices in order to access social media sites.
Have experience using social media sites.
Communicate effectively both verbally and in writing.
Be friendly, polite, respectful, and enjoy working with people.
Be able to work independently.
Be able to occasionally stand for a long period of time.
Be reliable, punctual, and represent the National Park Service in a professional manner.
Be able to follow direction and work as a team member.
Park Housing may be available, please inquire if you would need housing.
ResponsibilitiesAssist Harpers Ferry National Historical Park in creating and managing social media (Facebook, Twitter, Flickr, and YouTube) and website content.
Assist Harpers Ferry National Historical Park in creating and managing social media (Facebook, Twitter, Flickr, and YouTube) and website content.
Capture digital photographs or video, as assigned, to document park programming and scenery and to supplement the modern photo/video collection.
Follow DOI, NPS, and Harpers Ferry NHP social media guidelines on usage and management.
Agree that all photo/videos/social media content are property of the National Park Service; sign waiver to rights of all content created during the course of the internship.
Work respectfully with people of all ages and backgrounds.
RequirementsFamiliarity w/ Social Media platforms Facebook, Twitter, Flickr, and YouTube)
Experience w/ Adobe Creative suite preferred
Must have good communication skills