get involved / jobs

Intern

Here’s what we’re looking for:

  • – Extremely polished writer, able to convey both professionalism and emotion in a variety of channels; a brilliant communicator in person.
  • – High level of energy and enthusiasm.
  • – Social media native (fluent in all things Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Tumblr, and beyond).
  • – Graphic and web design skills and experience – Photoshop, InDesign, WordPress, Mailchimp highly preferred.
  • – Independent worker willing to take on all tasks—glamorous and otherwise.
  • – Interest in parks, public space, “green” technology, New York City and its politics, urban design, and preferably the Lower East Side of Manhattan.
  • – Must be able to commit to a minimum of 3+ days per week (full-time preferred).
  • – Top-notch academic credentials and some professional experience preferred.
  • – Spanish and/or Chinese language proficiency preferred.

Responsibilities will include:

  • – Community Engagement: Support the execution, optimization, and strategic direction of the Lowline’s community outreach efforts, including Young Designers Program, community events, public talks, and small business initiatives.
  • – Event Production: Support Lowline events, such as fundraisers, community street fairs, and the Lowline Lab technology exhibit.
  • – Online Content: Help produce and curate online social media content and support digital engagement across other communication channels (i.e. email, website).
  • – Operations: Manage internal systems and day-to-day operations as appropriate.

To apply for this position, please send a cover letter and resume to info@thelowline.org with the subject line “Lowline Intern”