Puyallup Fair Internships

Puyallup Fair Internships

Communications Seniors or Grads

Resume due: Feb. 28, 2011, 5 p.m.

Internship: July 13 – Sept. 25, 2011

The Puyallup Fair will provide a summer of experience that you can put to work in most any communications job. This is a high-pace, multi-faceted job, so apply only if you have talent, energy and unbridled enthusiasm.

If you want to get experience working with the media, writing, and assuming project responsibilities, then this job could be for you.

Qualifications and requirements:

Public relations / Communications career emphasis

Proven ability to write press releases

Writing experience

Willingness to handle a wide variety of responsibilities

Flexible working hours

Ability to jump into projects

Stamina to move around the facility frequently

Spring/Summer 2011 grad, or incoming senior (must be available through Sept. 25)

Work Hours:

July 13 – Sept. 8: Weekdays, 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Sept. 9 – 25: Five days a week, possibly long hours

What You’ll Get in Return:

Pleasant working environment

Paid position ($8.67/hour), plus free parking

Intern credits, if needed

Real life PR / Communications experi-ence


The Puyallup Fair is a private, non-profit cor-poration, located nine miles east of Tacoma, and 37 miles south of Seattle, Washington. Nearly 1.1 million guests attend the Fair during its 17-day run. It is one of the ten largest fairs in atten-dance in the world. The 2011 Puyallup Fair is Sept. 9-25.


Due Feb. 28, 2011, 5 p.m.

Mail or email resume to:

Karen J. LaFlamme, APR

Public Relations Counsel

The Puyallup Fair

110 9th Avenue SW

Puyallup, WA 98371


The Puyallup Fair 110 – 9th Avenue SW Puyallup, WA 98371 http://www.thefair.com

2011 Intern Flyer


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