Job Information

University of Utah U-TTEC Lab Social Media & Communications Intern in Salt Lake City, Utah


Open Date 06/29/2022

Requisition Number PRN12619N

Job Title UU Student - Admin/Clerical

Working Title U-TTEC Lab Social Media & Communications Intern

Job Grade SJ

FLSA Code Nonexempt

Patient Sensitive Job Code?

Type Non Benefited Staff / Student

Temporary? Yes

Standard Hours per Week 10

Full Time or Part Time? Part Time

Shift Day

Work Schedule Summary


Is this a work study job? No

VP Area Academic Affairs

Department 00163 - Educational Psychology

Location Campus

City Salt Lake City, UT

Type of Recruitment External Posting

Pay Rate Range $15.00

Close Date

Job Summary

The Media and Communications Intern will report to U- TTEC Lab director and faculty. Responsibilities include: assisting the lab coordinator in designing all communications, both online and print for Utah School Mental Health Collaborative ( SMHC ) and the U- TTEC Lab.


The Intern candidate should be interested in skill development in the following areas:

- Social media

- Marketing

- Communications

- Computer Animation

- Visual Arts

- Design

Learning Outcomes:

- The Media and Communications Intern will gain a well-rounded introduction to the importance of web marketing and content creation.

- Will understand the process of creating promotional material that can be used on multiple platforms.

- Learn the skills of creating online engagement through social media interaction on Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, YouTube, website, leveraging other posting sites and working with the lab to maximize the visibility and web traffic.

- Create graphic designs that meet the specifications and requirements of communication problems.

- An understanding of basic business practices, including the ability to organize design projects and to work productively as a member of the lab.

- Create a content that will be accessible to audience, teachers and parents.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Basic understanding and competency with Google Drive, Google Suite, MS Word, MS Excel
  • Basic experience or knowledge with Canva or equivalent visual graphic software
  • Ability to communicate with supervisors or other team members in a timely and professional manner


Special Instructions Summary

Additional Information

The University of Utah values candidates who have experience working in settings with students from diverse backgrounds and possess a strong commitment to improving access to higher education for historically underrepresented students.

Individuals from historically underrepresented groups, such as minorities, women, qualified persons with disabilities and protected veterans are encouraged to apply. Veterans’ preference is extended to qualified applicants, upon request and consistent with University policy and Utah state law. Upon request, reasonable accommodations in the application process will be provided to individuals with disabilities.

The University of Utah is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and does not discriminate based upon race, ethnicity, color, religion, national origin, age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, pregnancy-related conditions, genetic information, or protected veteran’s status. The University does not discriminate on the basis of sex in the education program or activity that it operates, as required by Title IX and 34 CFR part 106. The requirement not to discriminate in education programs or activities extends to admission and employment. Inquiries about the application of Title IX and its regulations may be referred to the Title IX Coordinator, to the Department of Education, Office for Civil Rights, or both.

To request a reasonable accommodation for a disability or if you or someone you know has experienced discrimination or sexual misconduct including sexual harassment, you may contact the Director/Title IX Coordinator in the Office of Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action:

Director/ Title IX Coordinator

Office of Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action ( OEO /AA)

135 Park Building

Salt Lake City, UT 84112


Online reports may be submitted at

For more information:

To inquire about this posting, email: ( or call 801-581-2300.

The University is a participating employer with Utah Retirement Systems (“URS”). Eligible new hires with prior URS service, may elect to enroll in URS if they make the election before they become eligible for retirement (usually the first day of work). Contact Human Resources at (801) 581-7447 for information. Individuals who previously retired and are receiving monthly retirement benefits from URS are subject to URS’ post-retirement rules and restrictions. Please contact Utah Retirement Systems at (801) 366-7770 or (800) 695-4877 or University Human Resource Management at (801) 581-7447 if you have questions regarding the post-retirement rules.

This position may require the successful completion of a criminal background check and/or drug screen.