Internships

Media Internship

Description:

The media internship provides extensive hands-on experience with the inner workings of the Magicians’ team-run media effort. Media interns will participate in the team’s graphic design, video production, social media and in-game production. Media interns report to the Operations Director.

Responsibilities:

  • Assisting in creating advertisements for print and online publication, including posters and social media graphic assets
  • Assisting sales team in executing advertisements for corporate clients in a timely manner
  • Shooting video for production on non-game days, with both HD video cameras and cell phone cameras including live videos on platforms like Facebook Live, Instagram, Periscope and YouTube
  • Editing short videos for social media and in-game use
  • Creating content during games on real-time social media platforms (Twitter, Instagram, Snapchat, etc)
  • Other duties as assigned

Internship Requirements:

  • Be eligible to receive high school, undergraduate, or grad school credit for your work
  • Ability to work nights and weekends during home and away games
  • Working knowledge of hockey
  • Their own laptop PC to work from (graphics/video editing software is preferred but team will provide to interns who do not have software)
  • Be able to take & follow editorial direction on content
  • Be able to create online content in a fast-paced environment
  • Familiarity with Adobe Creative Suite 5 (or later) is preferred but not required
  • Strong communication & organizational skills

*If interested, please send your name, contact information, and resume to Casey Kirley at caseykirley@gmail.com.

Hockey Operations Internship

Description:

The hockey operations internship provides hands-on experience in the day-to-day management of a hockey team alongside a veteran coaching staff, including practice, game day and event preparation for the team throughout a 60-game season. The Hockey Ops intern reports to the coaching staff.

Responsibilities:

  • Prepare benches and equipment for daily practices
  • Maintain locker room tidiness
  • Handling team laundry following games and during the week
  • Prepare locker room for home games, including jerseys
  • Assist with skate sharpening prior to practices and during games
  • Assist with travel arrangements, including those of visiting teams
  • Assist with compiling video clips for film scouting
  • Assist in organizing tryout camp enrollments
  • Other duties as assigned by coaching staff

Internship Requirements:

  • Be working toward an undergraduate or graduate degree or be a recent graduate with a relevant degree
  • Working nights and weekends during games plus mornings Tuesday through Thursday
  • Strong knowledge of hockey
  • Ability to sharpen skates
  • Strong communication & organizational skills

*If interested, please send your name, contact information, and resume to Casey Kirley at caseykirley@gmail.com.