Interpretive Media Intern

Expected Dates
September 17, 2018 to March 3, 2019
Lake Clark National Park and Preserve
Position ID
This position will work with a dynamic interpretive program to develop content for the park’s website and social media streams and create new interpretive content for exhibits and publications.  This will include facilitating interdisciplinary input into the develop new web content for portions of the website such as the cultural section; writing for the web, social media, and publication platforms; layout and design for publications and exhibits; curation of digital content in Portfolio Extensis; executing accessibility components such as audio description and captioning for video and pdf accessibility.  This position is located in the Anchorage office and will have 1-2 extended trips to Lake Clark National Park.

Compensation amounts:
  • $1,115 - one time RT travel allowance
  • $200 - weekly living allowance
  • $900 - monthly housing allowance
  • $400 - gear allowance
  • $1,200 - duty related travel (for work related air travel trips)
  • AmeriCorps eligible (health insurance and approximate $2,900 education award)

*All allowances subject to applicable federal, state, and local taxes

  • Anchorage, AK is a vibrant city with extensive cultural offerings, excellent trails and cross-country skiing.
  • Developmental opportunities in writing, layout, and design for both web and publications.
  • Anchorage has an excellent biking/crosscountry ski trail network, live music, and universities.
  • No
Main Area of Focus
Education and Interpretation
Education, Training & Skills Expected
Social Sciences
some coursework or experience
degree minor or extensive experience
some coursework or experience
degree minor or extensive experience
Social Media
competent without supervision
Community Engagement
some experience
Public Speaking
some experience
competent without supervision