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Events + Volunteers Intern

Sunday, May 28th to Tuesday, August 1st, 2017 (CT)
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Shelby Farms Park and Greenline are managed and operated by the 501(c)3 nonprofit organization Shelby Farms Park Conservancy. Our vision is to give rise to a celebrated 21st century park that defines and shapes a great city.

Title: Events + Volunteers Intern   

Supervisor: Irene Montanez, Volunteer Coordinator


Purpose: To assist the Events team, including volunteer recruitment

Hours and duration of internship: As assigned by University requirements

Brief position summary: The Events & Volunteers Intern will act in an ‘assistant’ role to the Volunteer Coordinator


Assists in planning and executing the Events Department goals

Recruits and organizes volunteers and volunteer information

Occasional events to be worked on Saturdays and Sundays, which will clearly planned

Requirements and Qualifications:

Experience with Microsoft office (excel, word, etc.)

Driver’s license & personal vehicle

People/conversational skills

Ability to perform repetitive task such as stuffing envelopes

Intermediate to advanced organizational skills

Ability to manage multiple projects as needed

Ability to learn volunteer recruitment and retainment

This internship will take place from end of May to the beginning of August - exact schedules will be determined between intern and supervisor.

Location: 6903 Great View Drive North, Memphis, TN 38120