*M E M O R A N D U M*
TO: Dr. Anu Bourgeois, Department of Computer Science
FROM: David Graves, Hartsfield-Jackson Office of Public Affairs
DATE: Aug. 4, 2009
SUBJ: *Fall/Winter internship*
I am reaching out to department heads of area colleges and universities
in search of a part-time Web content editor intern for
Hartsfield-Jackson’s Web site. Although this is a non-paid internship,
working at the world’s busiest airport is an excellent opportunity for
students to gain valuable experience, build a strong resume and
network/train with some of the brightest minds in the technology field.
This would also be a great opportunity to earn college credit if this is
allowed in your school’s curriculum.
Primary responsibilities of the successful candidate will be updating
content on the airport’s Web site, which has approximately 250,000 page
views a month from around the world. The successful candidate should be
proficient in Dreamweaver, Virtual Studio, has a good knowledge of HTML
coding and has some experience working in a Web environment. We are
seeking a dynamic go-getter who needs little supervision. We are
flexible with a start and end date as well as work schedule.
If you know of any students who may be interested, please have them
forward an electronic resume to [log in to unmask]
<mailto:[log in to unmask]>. Attached, please find a more
extensive job description. *Deadline for submitting resume is Tuesday,
Sept. 1, 2009. *Thank you in advance for your assistance.
Creative Services Manager
Office of Public Affairs
Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport
*CITY OF ATLANTA**, GEORGIA***
*Job Title*: Web Content Editor *Department:* Aviation
*Date*: Aug. 4, 2009 *Reports to*: Creative Services Mgr.
Hartsfield-Jackson seeks a dynamic part-time Web Content Editor intern
to work in its Office of Public Affairs. The analyst should be highly
proficient in HTML coding, Dreamweaver and content-management tools. The
successful candidate will be able to gather analytics, oversee Web
trends and post news releases, reports and other material with
efficiency and on deadline. This is a non-paid internship.
The primary focus of this position is to maintain all content on the
Hartsfield-Jackson Web site and work with various divisions to make
updates and post new material as needed. This editor is
detailed-oriented, has excellent grammar and spelling skills and an
expert in current Web tools and trends. Also, this person will be able
to multi-task and remain highly organized.
Other responsibilities include but are not limited to:
· Building, posting and distributing the Airport’s online
Hartsfield-Jackson News, incorporating photos, charts, etc. for a
visually pleasing online package. Also, gathering and reporting Google
analytics on reader numbers, behaviors and interests.
· Converting monthly General Manager’s Reports, annual reports and
stakeholder reports to PDF and post to intranet for employees.
· Consulting with internal staff for deployment of Web content. Works
with internal staff and external clients to incorporate existing and new
content into Web site format/structure. This includes editing existing
copy and creating new copy. Acts as Webmaster.**
· Uploading videos, photos, etc. to the Web site and suggesting ways to
incorporate blogging, social media, etc. in Hartsfield-Jackson’s
· Communicating effectively and professionally via telephone, e-mail,
letter or in meetings to the internal and external customer base and
working diligently to meet their technical and communications needs.
· Assisting with creating professional PowerPoint presentations as needed.
· Working closely with the Information Services Division on projects.
· Demonstrating proficiency at multi-tasking and ability to prioritize
and make key professional decisions.**
· Works closely and diligently as intranet liaison with other units to
ensure internal material is up-to-date and informative on the
*Qualifications / Requirements*
Experience in Information Systems, Computer Science, Information
Technology or related field is required. Also, proficiency with
Web-based tools and applications required, including Dreamweaver,
Photoshop, HTML coding, Flash, etc. Must be comfortable in a PC
environment. Strong experience as Web content editor and PowerPoint
producer a plus; strong grammar, spelling skills required.