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
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)
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