Jobs in Handshake highlighted for CVAD Students

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Find job postings in Handshake singled out here by CVAD career coaches especially for CVAD students!


Note: Interviews often begin prior to the expiration date of the job; apply soon!

January 2022

Modern Luxury Digital Editorial Internship - Winter/Spring 2022 (Remote) at Modern Luxury

Job ID #5523314 | Handshake Preview
Expiration: Jan. 10, 11:15  a.m.

About this Job: Modern Luxury's national and regional digital sites (inc. Ocean Drive, Gotham, Hamptons, LA Confidential, Chicago Social, The Atlantan, Aspen and more) seek editorial interns for the winter/spring term. Applicants should have a passion for editorial work and topics like food, the arts, culture, design, society, fashion and wellness.

Communications and Development Intern (Remote/Unpaid) at DrawBridge

Job ID #5744565 | Handshake Preview
Expiration: Jan. 24, 07 p.m.

DrawBridge is seeking a Communications and Development Intern (remote/unpaid) to assist with communications efforts and research for strategic partnerships and grants funding in support of DrawBridge’s free expressive arts programs for children at homeless shelters, affordable housing facilities, and community centers across the San Francisco Bay Area.

Working with the Executive Director and Communications and Development Manager, this three-month unpaid internship is fully remote and will begin in mid-February 2022. Estimated hours are up to 10 hours per week, with flexible work schedules allowed. College credit is available. UNT Career Center link to scholarships for Unpaid Internships.

Graphic Design Intern (Remote/Unpaid) at DrawBridge

Job ID # 5744560 | Handshake Preview
Expiration: Jan. 24, 7 p.m. 

DrawBridge is seeking a graphic design intern (remote/unpaid) to assist with the development of creative assets for web, social media, and print materials in support of DrawBridge’s free expressive arts programs for children at homeless shelters, affordable housing facilities, and community centers across the San Francisco Bay Area. UNT Career Center link to scholarships for Unpaid Internships.

Qualifications

  • Currently enrolled in a college or recently graduated; coursework focus in commercial art, graphic design, or design preferred
  • Available to work remotely with a flexible schedule 
  • Excellent knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite
  • Experience with WordPress is a plus

Arts Program Intern (Remote/Unpaid) at DrawBridge

Job ID ##5744561 | Handshake Preview
Expiration: Jan. 24, 7 p.m. 

Working with the Executive Director and Programs Manager, this three-month unpaid internship is fully remote and will begin in February 2022. Estimated hours are up to 10 hours per week, with flexible work schedules allowed. College credit is available. Additional opportunities to participate in in-person programs are available for Bay Area candidates but not required. UNT Career Center link to scholarships for Unpaid Internships.

Qualifications

  • Currently enrolled in a college or recently graduated; coursework in arts education, art therapy, education, or expressive arts preferred 
  • Available to work remotely with a flexible schedule 
  • Experience with K-12 audiences a plus 

Concept Art Internship (Blizzard) at Activision Blizzard

Job ID #5484214 | Handshake Preview
Expiration Date: Jan. 31, 7 p.m.
The focus for this internship will be on providing art to help realize the vision for Hearthstone, from initial concept to practical application. Responsibilities include creating concepts that support / further the vision of the game, painting textures for use on in-game assets, and working to provide a consistent aesthetic for the team. The ideal candidate has a firm grasp of composition, color, painting, and visual design. Create alluring character, creature, environment, and prop concepts Iterate on game assets with production artists via paint overs, studies, and group critiques.   

February

Office Assistant in the Dean's Office, Advising Office and Department Office, College of Visual Arts and Design, UNT Art Building

Job ID #5678804 | Handshake Preview | Work-Study preferred
Expiration Date: Feb. 11, 2022

Graduation Date: December 2022 – May 2025, Freshman — Senior

Duties include greeting and directing Dean's Office and CVAD Advising Office visitors, assisting with appointment scheduling, and answering multi-line phones. Other administrative or clerical tasks as assigned.

Prefer student who is people-oriented with general office skills including the use of basic office equipment (specifically computer and phone). Students must have excellent skills in communication. Must be able to handle confidential and sensitive information.

The Student Assistant will be provided personal protective equipment.

Digital Communication Assistant, Academic Technologies, UNT Office of Academic Resources

Job ID #5692054 | Handshake Preview
Expiration Date: Feb. 28

Work activities include the following.

  • Writing and web writing email, product documentation, web pages, and other digital content for external, internal, and interdepartmental audiences (primarily UNT faculty, staff, and students)
  • Coordinating with stakeholders and subject matter experts to understand what needs to be communicated, to whom, and which method(s) to use.

As a practical example, new remote lab solutions are being added online for students to use in spring and the following tasks are required.

  • Writing web “how-to” content for online and paper handouts
  • Effective communication to instructors and students about the removal of the old and the use of new options
  • On-going notices about any issues with that solution

To do the above requires essential written and verbal communication skills along with a good understanding of user experience.  

April

Spring 2021 Fashion Intern at Elizabeth W Boutique

Job ID #5237435 | Handshake Preview
Expiration Date: April 19, 11 a.m.

Currently seeking full and part-time interns for the Spring of 2021. This internship will include a rotation in that each intern will switch positions after a period of time to assure that everyone will learn the full overview of the business. The positions will rotate in roles such as stylist, media designer and assistant buyer. Successful candidates should be highly motivated, creative, and have a passion for the fashion industry.

May

Graphic Designer, UNT Theatre Department

Job ID #5706947 | Handshake Preview
Expiration Date: May 5 | Start date: Feb. 21, 2022

RESPONSIBILITIES: Design images for the upcoming UNT Theatre shows, copying, filing, printing, campus errands, assisting faculty/staff/students, cleaning/organizing/maintaining the Supply Room/Work Room/Office, mailing out materials/designs/promotions, and additional duties as assigned. Needs to be proficient in using Final Cut Pro, iMovie, and Photoshop.

Must be design and detail-oriented and responsible. Must be able to take direction and be self-reliant. This position requires that the student employee produce many creative works, it is necessary for that person to be able to design efficiently. Marketing skills are also preferred but can be trained. Physical ability to perform work involving running errands, standing, etc. Must be proficient in Word, Excel, Publisher, and other designing outlets/systems. Capture images for the department to use on our Social Media and websites. Media Photo Journalist/Photographer skills will be utilized and are recommended. You will discuss with Box Office Manager and Publicity Faculty Member further duties that will be assigned.
 
A copy of your portfolio of work for the department to keep and analyze is required. Interviews begin on Jan. 18, 2022, in RTFP, Room 104, for those selected for an interview.
 
Work schedule: Part-Time. Cannot work over 25 hours a week. Department requires weekday shifts. The schedule is negotiable.  

Rolling Applications

Interior Design Assistant/ Project Coordinator at Lea Newsom Designs

Job ID #4804343  |  Handshake Preview
Expiration Date: June 1, 2023 — rolling application
Interior Design Assistant / Project Coordinator needed part-time to assist owner, Lea Newsom, to create drawings in Auto CAD and/or SketchUp. Job has flexible hours depending on current projects. Some work can be done at home on your own time and sometimes there is a need to be onsite for client meetings. 

Contact Information

Send an email to CVAD Career Coach Marcy Bishop, Marcy.Bishop@unt.edu, if you have any questions about job postings or requirements.

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