2021 Summer Events and Tourism Intern

The Summer Events and Tourism Intern will help plan and execute major community events and be a smiling face in the Crosslake and Pequot Lakes Welcome Centers.   Outgoing, independent thinker, curious, adaptable, efficient and a good team player should be words to describe you!

DUTIES:

  • Social Media – Ability to post interesting and relevant posts to Facebook and Instagram daily
  • Guest Services – face to face interactions, answer phones, provide guidance for visitors inquiries for activities, lodging, restaurants, parks and trails.
  • Ability to assist with all planning and execution efforts for Pequot Lakes Stars & Stripes and Bean Hole Day events in July. 
  • Attend Brainerd Lakes Chamber Staff meetings and event committee planning meetings
  • Attend MN Chamber of Commerce Executives Summer Refresh Conference May 27, 2021 and Intern Orientation (date TBD)
DETAILS:
  • May 17 to August 13, 2021 (13 weeks of work) start date negotiable
  • $12 per hour/20 hours per week(additional hours may be expected during busy events) 
REQUIREMENTS:
  • Must be available to work Pequot Lakes events July 1-5 and July 12-16, 2021
  • Knowledge of the Crosslake and Pequot Lakes communities
  • Strong Organizational skills
  • Basic Computer skills and email correspondence
  • Valid driver’s license and proof of insurance
  • Ability to lift 30 pounds and carry up a flight of stairs
  • Experience with Microsoft Office, Facebook and Instagram and willingness to learn new computer programs
  • Ability to work independently, communicate professionally and multitask when necessary
Send cover letter and resume to cindy@crosslake.com