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Intern - Face of Fishers
Job Description

 
Are you the life of the party? The star of the show? Do you get excited being around people and helping others have fun? The City of Fishers is looking for that special extrovert to be our "Face of Fishers" intern for the large-scale summer community events presented by the Parks and Recreation Department. These events are already fun and exciting, but we want to ramp up the fun by having this person lead audience participation, emcee the event, and drive the social media train. This will be a fun and rewarding summer internship (and you get paid for it!!!), but don't overlook that it will also be a great experience builder. Especially if you are considering an education and/or career in marketing, promotion, event management, or in entertainment. Below are the basic details, but don't let them distract you from the fact that this job is about fun and having an outgoing personality! Are you our next Face of Fishers?

Examples of Duties:
2017 SUMMER CONCERT EVENTS: Tuesday Concert Series: June 6, 13, 20, 27, July 11, 18, 25, August 1, 8; Friday Concert Series: June 2 through August 25; Monsoon Madness: Saturday, June 17; Blast on the Bridge: July 4; Mud Day: July 8; Farmers Market Specialty Days: May 27; June 3,10; July 16; Jaws at the Beach: July 22; Video Game Fest: August TBD

Fireworks! Rock bands! Sharks! Video Games! Mud! In what other job would you find these words in the description? The Face of Fishers will be expected to attend these events and enhance the audience experience through public speaking, use and activation of social media, and interaction with attendees. The Face of Fishers also gets to lead a Promotions Team, which will help support event activation and audience engagement.

Here are some examples of other job duties:

  • Recommend, develop, and implement strategies for effective event activation and engagement.
  • Work with Marketing Manager for strategic and tactical use of social media during events.
  • Serve as emcee for events – Welcome the crowd, introduce the band, mention sponsors, and mention nightly promotions and/or contests, etc.
  • Set up the Parks & Recreation booth, tables, and promotional items at events.
  • Pass out t-shirts or other promotional materials to the audience.
  • Assist with set up and tear down of events, as needed

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Minimum Qualifications:
Minimum 18 years old at employment start date; Graduating Senior in high school or currently enrolled in college; Position is required to attend all the events listed above, however some exceptions may be allowed (particularly in late August with school is back in session) if we are notified before hire.

Supplemental Information:
Following the application step of the selection process, passing candidates will be asked to submit an audition video in which he/she explains why they should be the Face of Fishers. Candidates not selected as the Face of Fishers may be asked to be part of the Street Team.

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Job Title Intern - Face of Fishers  
Closing Date/Time Sat. 04/08/17 11:59 PM Eastern Time  
Salary $12.00 Hourly 
Job Type Internship 
Location Various City Parks, Fishers, Indiana 
Department Parks and Recreation