EAA - Experimental Aircraft Association  

Infinite Menus, Copyright 2006, OpenCube Inc. All Rights Reserved.



Open Position - Publications Intern

Title: Publications Intern
Department: Publications
Reports To: Managing Editor
Status: Non-exempt, full-time internship
Location: Oshkosh, WI

SUMMARY

An interesting and challenging opportunity for a student seeking a career in journalism to learn more about print and electronic publishing. This position will be a combination of administrative duties as well as a variety of journalism tasks, as the intern demonstrates abilities.

ROLES / RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Writing and editing assignments for print and web
  • Produce assigned sections of the magazine each month
  • Contact members/contributors for photos or other materials to complete articles
  • Assist with weekly e-Hotline preparation
  • Proof final pages for EAA Sport Aviation
  • Assist in production of the digital edition of EAA Sport Aviation and its web components
  • Other general administrative duties as assigned

QUALIFICATIONS

  • College student majoring in journalism or related field
  • Working knowledge of AP Style
  • Good writing and editing skills
  • Strong customer service skills
  • Proficiency in MS Word and Adobe Acrobat required, proficiency in Excel and Adobe Photoshop preferred

COMPETENCIES

  • Able to work independently
  • Attention to detail: Completes and maintains high level of accuracy in even the smallest aspects of assigned tasks; tolerates significant amounts of detailed work; consistently reviews work to detect errors
  • Show adaptability: Works effectively in situations involving ambiguity, shifting priorities, and rapid change; demonstrates resilience and composure in trying circumstances; deals constructively with mistakes and setbacks; copes effectively with stress and pressure.
  • Show drive and initiative: Sets challenging goals and puts a top priority on getting results; conveys a sense of urgency and drives issues to closure; persists in the face of obstacles; demonstrates initiative and sets high personal standards of performance; maintains a consistent, high level of productivity; is committed to the organization.
  • Learn continuously: Engages in a continuous learning process by focusing on top-priority learning objectives; spends time each day on learning and development; reflects on both successful and unsuccessful experiences; learns from others' feedback and ideas and transfers learning into next steps.

To Apply

Fill out our online employment application

Please direct any employment questions to hr@eaa.org.

You also may mail your application, resume, and cover letter to our office:

Experimental Aircraft Association
Human Resources
P.O. Box 3086
Oshkosh, WI 54903-3086

Equal Opportunity Employer

Copyright © 2014 EAA Advertise With EAA :: About EAA :: History :: Job Openings :: Annual Report :: Contact Us :: Disclaimer/Privacy :: Site Map