Advertise here!

Wednesday, November 17, 2010

Mayo Clinic - Public Affairs Intern


Public Affairs offers internships that provide high-quality, hands-on work experience for individuals in the fields of communications, journalism, public relations, and marketing. This is a temporary position, less than 12 months. One or more mentors will be assigned to the intern to provide instruction, guidance and to assess performance. The intern is responsible for observing the functions and processes of the assigned work unit. In addition, the intern may be given selected work assignments to reinforce the learning experience, to assess the performance levels and to provide benefit to the work unit. The intern will be responsible for completing all internship-related assignments and reports for both Mayo and the participating educational facility. The duration and timing of the internship will be arranged with the intern and the sponsoring educational facility. (002102)

Department: Public Affairs

Basic Qualifications: The incumbent must be enrolled in a degree program from a college or university with an overall GPA of 3.2; OR a recent college graduate. Typically, this internship would occur after the student has taken most of the courses required by the degree program. Applicant must also provide a cover letter, resume, three (3) writing samples and an unofficial college/university transcript.

Other Qualifications: Applicants seeking a degree in Journalism, Mass Communication or Public Relations is preferred. Letter(s) of recommendation would also be preferred.

Benefit Eligibility: No

Posting Begin Date: 11/15/2010

Posting End Date: 11/17/2010

Employment Type: Nonexempt

Hours/2-Weeks: 80

Salary: Education, experience, and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended. The minimum pay rate is $13.00 per hour.

Staffing Contact: Emily Lind

Apply online today!