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Hiring Summer 2010 interns!

The Indie Mart & Workshop are looking for a few good interns for Summer!  As an intern, you will have the opportunity to work for two fun, progressive, completely independent businesses, and get hands-on work experience  while we jedi train you on one of the fields below. Applications are being accepted now through May 12thnd and positions will start at the end of May, just in time for new summer classes at Workshop & our Summer Indie Marts!  Indie Marts begin on June 6th and run through November. Here’s what we’re on the hunt for:

Event, PR,  Promotions & Marketing: Learn how to plan events, assist in all event prep & set up, help send press releases, seek out new partnerships & media contacts, flier & promote through online and in person. Manage facebook, twitter & social media communications.

Music: Help us scout out bands & DJ’s, write for the blog & zine, manage bands & DJ’s for events. Be involved in our Workshop secret shows where rad local bands do small, invite only shows. Help create fun ideas & giveaways that involve music. You must be active in the SF music scene- basically be out seeing shows, meeting bands and networking.

Design/Sewing: We need creative folks. Work studio time hours at Workshop (commission based), assist us in design & execution of our retail products, for the Indie Mart and Workshop.  We will help you execute your own line, work with you on getting it out there, and even give you a chance to sell your wares. Scout for ideas, search for rad, local designers & stores to get involved in the Indie Mart.

Graphic Design & Art: Help us create one of a kind, concert style posters, fliers, promo materials and designs for screenprinting. Organize contests for graphics & artwork. We are starting monthly posters that will be limited release, hand printed and sold at the Indie Mart, at our retail space at Workshop and also online. Be involved in our new artist series, helping us scout out new artists to set up at Indie Mart and do art shows at Workshop. Get your name out there, earn valuable experience for your resume and help us build art more into our operation.

Printmaking Intern: do you geek out on printmaking? Work studio time hours at Workshop (commission based), have opportunities to print any custom orders that we receive (paid), work with us on new ideas & help execute our poster series. You really need to loooove printing. You can also use our facilities & equipment in exchange.

All interns are expected to:

·      Be fun, outgoing, embrace what we’re about and help us get the word out

·      Be independent & able to get it done, mostly working from home

·      Have a little bit of badass in you. Or a lot.

·      Love what you do & what we’re about

·      Attend occasional staff meetings (2-3 times a month)

·      Like the movie Roadhouse (these are college kids…this might be over their head…)

·      Commit to 8-12 hours a week

·      Work the majority of large events

·      Possess the ability to carry a beer koozie with you at all times

·      Work one day a month at Workshop helping out with Admin responsibilities & the “boring” tasks

·      Flier and distribute posters for events

Internships are unpaid, but offer:

·      Being apart of 2 progressive and rapidly growing, fun businesses

·      Opportunities to get involved and not become our lackeys (you’ll never have to pick up dry cleaning, we swear!)

·      Bone up on sewing, screenprinting & DIY, make cool stuff all the time!

·      Did we mention that we have fun, like… a lot.

·      Valuable experience

·      Meeting contacts in your field

·      Help with your own line, business, etc

·      Additional paid hours offered for events, rental, parties, projects & gigs

·      A sweet set of beer koozies with you name on it. For real.

·      1 free classes a month

·      Beers on the boss if you’re over 21

·      Free meals a few times a month

To apply, please send over an application via email to kelly@workshopsf.org. Thanks so much!

Application: To apply, shoot us your resume or a summary of your experience, areas of interest, a one paragraph bio about yourself. Please specify if you’re interested in positions for the Indie Mart, Workshop or both. whoot whoot!

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