IntroductionLocated adjacent to the city of Los Angeles, the second largest urban area in the United States, Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area (SMMNRA) encompasses more than 150,000 acres of mountains and coastline in Ventura and Los Angeles counties. This protected area is one of only five Mediterranean ecosystems within the world and contains a rich biological diversity of more than 450 animal species and 26 distinct plant communities. SMMNRA is a unit of the National Park Service and is comprised of a network of local, state, and federal parks interwoven with private lands and surrounded by urban communities.
To continue the preservation of this unique ecosystem, SMMNRA is developing a new program that will engage park neighbors and local communities through education and outreach.
Santa Monica Mountains National Recreational Area is pleased to offer a part-time graphic design internship. The goal of the internship is to help the National Park Service design and develop informational posters, fliers, pamphlets, video work, short slide shows and other creative projects to share information with the public. While primary duties will be development and design of informational graphics, the selected intern may be asked to assist with content research and public programs.
QualificationsWe are looking for applicants who posses both technical graphic design skills as well as an interest in science and science communication.
The intern should have:
Additional ResourcesFor questions about the internship, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Email application to: email@example.com
Last updated: November 14, 2019