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Digital Media Internship

Digital Media Internship

We are currently recruiting for an important unpaid intern role in our Education and Development Departments, looking for the right person to support our team with a variety of filming and editing roles. Intern in a comfortable, friendly environment; share your passion for wildlife and conservation; boost your resume; meet like-minded people and feel great knowing that you’re supporting a good cause.

The Digital Media Internship is available at our Main Hospital in Sausalito. 

Intern Responsibilities

  • Create new marketing and communication pieces for use in marketing and social media
  • Capture video of education instructors and volunteers leading tours and classes at The Marine Mammal Center
  • Capture video of veterinary staff and animal care volunteer performing medical procedures (i.e. surgery and necropsy), basic animal husbandry (i.e. feedings and basic care), and animal rescues and releases
  • Edit new and existing video to create professional-level video productions for both internal and external use

Intern Qualifications:

  • Skilled using a video camera and capturing quality video of fast-paced actions
  • Proficient using video editing software (iMovie or FinalCut Pro) to create professional-level videos
  • Prior experience with Adobe Suite (Photoshop or Illustrator) preferred but not required
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Proficient using both Mac and PC
  • Ability to stand for 2-4 hours 
  • Ability to complete tasks in a productive, proactive manner with minimal day-to-day supervision
  • Well-versed in Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel and PowerPoint)
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills 
  • All applicants must be at least 18 years of age and pass a background check

Intern Schedule:

Ideal candidates serve 3 days a week for approximately 24 hours for 3 to 6 months. We offer flexible end dates and extensions for excellent candidatesTime off must be arranged in advance.

To Apply:

To apply, please send a resume and cover letter to Applications are accepted year-round on a rolling basis. Please contact the Guest Experience Manager at 415-289-7356 or to express interest or learn more about this opportunity. 

Examples of a Past Intern Video Project:

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