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Communications Intern

Port of Corpus Christi Authority
Corpus Christi, TX 78401
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Port of Corpus Christi Authority

Salary: $12.00 Hourly
Job Type: Intern
Job Number: 2021-00075
Closing: 5/9/2021 11:59 PM Central
Location: Corpus Christi, TX
Department: Communications

Job Summary
This position, under general supervision of the Director of Communications, is responsible primarily for the support of planning and coordination of different events involving Port staff and employee participation; responsible for performing general administrative tasks.

Essential Functions:
  • Assist the Communications Director in the planning of internal and external events requiring Port staff participation
  • Produces, formats, and edits communication pieces, including Commission slideshows
  • Develops content for social media channels and strategizes methods for driving engagement
  • Coordinates with Port staff, Port Commissioners, and members of the community requirements for events hosted and sponsored by PCCA
  • Provides clerical and minor administrative tasks
  • Establishes and maintains necessary office files including photo archive and media contacts
  • Adheres to Port policy and maintains good employee relations
  • Complete assigned tasks and works required hours/shifts to fulfill Port objectives
  • Performs other related duties as assigned

Additional Physical Factors :
While performing duties employee is regularly required to sit, speak or hear, use hand finger movements; occasionally required to stand, walk, reach stoop, kneel and lift and/or move up to 30 pounds.

Environmental Factors :
General office environment; occasional exposure to adverse weather conditions.

Minimum Qualifications:
This is an internship position. Candidates shall be attending an accredited college or university with a major in Communications and/or Public Relations; demonstrated written and oral proficiency in the English language; proficiency in Spanish preferred. Strong writing, editing and graphic communication skills, organizational and time management skills; ability to operate a personal computer and a variety of programs, office equipment, and internet. Must deal effectively with the public and varying levels of management.

Interested and qualified candidates must apply online at www.portofcc.com on or before May 9, 2021, 11:59 PM CST.

While interning at thePort of Corpus Christi Authority (PCCA), I understand that I will not be entitled to participate in or receive any benefits from PCCA, including any benefits under any PCCA's employee benefit plan.


This internship program requires the student to be currently enrolled in a college or university, in pursuit of an Associate, Bachelor, or Graduate degree at an accredited institution. Do you meet this requirement?
  • Yes
  • No


If you answered "yes" to the previous question, please specify your major.


This internship program requires the student to have a current class standing of a Sophomore or above. Do you meet this requirement?
  • Yes
  • No


This internship program requires the student to have a cumulative GPA of 2.75 or above. Do you meet this requirement?
  • Yes
  • No


Are you 18 years or older?
  • Yes
  • No


Are you authorized to work in the U.S. without sponsorship or visa?
  • Yes
  • No


This position requires the ability to work a maximum of 25 hours per week, within an 8AM to 5PM, Monday through Friday workweek. Would you be able to meet this requirement?
  • Yes
  • No


The selected candidate will be expected to complete a Project Portfolio and Presentation, as part of their internship experience. Would you be able to meet this expectation?
  • Yes
  • No

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Posted: 2021-04-22 Expires: 2021-05-24

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