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Grahpic Design Internship
Date inactive: 5/31/2013

ORGANIZATION:  Wicomico Recreation, Parks & Tourism


CONTACT:  Kristen Conn, Director of Marketing & Public Relations

ADDRESS:  500 Glen Avenue Salisbury, MD 21804

PHONE:     410-548-4900
FAX:          410-548-4917

EMAIL:      kconn@wicomicocounty.org

COMPENSATION:  Unpaid Internship. We will be glad to provide any information,
reports or evaluations required for you to obtain college credit for this internship and/or  provide a letter of recommendation for candidates that complete their assigned responsibilities professionally and successfully. 

Utilize artistic and technical skills to create print and online marketing collateral for various
programs and special events organized by Wicomico County Recreation, Parks & Tourism. Creativity, independence, flexibility and accountability are appreciated and encouraged. Intern will produce several items for his/her portfolio.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Assist the marketing department on a variety of design projects and gain an understanding of the importance of branding and project management.
  • Assist with layout, text edits or complete redesign of existing marketing collateral
    including brochures, flyers, etc.
  • Interact with different departments and help staff plan and design projects including
    coordinating materials and informational components.
  • Assist with e-newsletters, file management and website maintenance.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Wicomico County reserves the right to use all design work completed during this internship.


  • Current student or recent graduate at a college, institute or university in a graphic design program.
  • Demonstrate interest in pursuing a degree in graphic design. Emphasis in marketing or
    communications field a plus.
  • Knowledge of design and layout principles.
  • Ability to work independently and complete assigned tasks within identified timeframes.
  • Excellent computer skills including the Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign, Illustrator &
    PhotoShop) and Microsoft Office.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills. 
  • Your own computer and design software is useful, but not required.
  • A valid driver’s license and transportation.

To be considered for this position, applicants must submit the following:

  • Application
  • Resume
  • Cover letter describing your qualifications in relation to the responsibilities listed in
    the job description.
  • A CD or online portfolio showcasing your work.

Application instructions can be found online at http://www.wicomicorecandparks.org/about-us/volunteer-and-employment-opportunities.