Marketing and Communication Intern

About San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park
Located in the Fisherman's Wharf neighborhood, San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park offers visitors the sights, sounds, smells and stories of Pacific Coast maritime history. The Park includes a magnificent fleet of historic ships, a Visitor Center, Maritime Museum, Maritime Research Center, and Aquatic Park Historic District.

Marketing & Communication Internship Description
The National Park Service internship is located in the San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park in the Division of Interpretation. "Interpretation" includes publicity, explanation, information, education, philosophy, etc. The incumbent will report directly to the Interpretive Media Specialist.

Under the guidance of the Interpretive Media Specialist, the Marketing & Communication Intern will assist with duties including, but not limited to: (1) planning and drafting copy for social media, mobile applications, and website; (2) researching, recommending, and participating in diversity and inclusion outreach efforts; (3) assisting with multi-media and photojournalism projects.

Knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel programs is required, Power Point preferred. Experience with social media a plus. Good oral and written communication skills are also required. Interns must demonstrate a high degree of initiative, and be able to work independently as well as with a team, and be able to complete each project assigned.

Please submit your cover letter and résumé to with the subject line "Marketing & Communication Internship" by August 9, 2017.

Mailed copies can be sent to:

Erika Brown
2 Marina Boulevard, Building E, 2nd Floor
San Francisco, CA 94123

Key Requirements
  • Must be a U.S. citizen
  • Must be currently enrolled in a full or part-time Undergraduate or Master's program.
  • All students must be enrolled or accepted for enrollment as a degree-seeking student in the following or related areas of study; Government, Journalism, Communications, Marketing, or Public Relations.

Last updated: July 25, 2017

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San Francisco, CA 94123


(415) 561-7000
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