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Social Media & Digital Marketing Internship for Rapidly-Growing Chicago Home Service ($14/Hr Part-Time)

Organization: 3rd Gen Painting and Remodeling

3rd Gen Painting and Remodeling is a rapidly expanding and forward-thinking Chicago painting contractor located in both Chicago and Madison, WI.

Our team is passionate about building a nationally recognized home-improvement brand that completely disrupts every notion of how a home service company is run. 3rd Gen Painting is looking to hire a marketing intern in Chicago to help generate content and manage our social media & web presence this coming 2019 Spring and Summer season.

What you'll be doing:

  • Assist our company in generating online content—stories, photos, videos, posts—for publishing on the web including news features and social media posts
  • Find ways to better promote our message
  • Create marketing materials & help with advertising efforts
  • Assist in event support and community reach out as needed
  • Research and analyze competitor marketing and sales materials
  • Support our team with research and various administrative tasks as necessary


  • Recent grads or current college students pursuing a degree in communications, journalism, PR, marketing, or digital media.
  • Knowledge of basic social media platforms and graphic design programs (photoshop, etc)
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to understand basic technology concepts regarding search engine optimization 
  • Organized, detailed-oriented and capable of managing multiple tasks

Compensation & Benefits
The internship is part-time, 15-20 hours per week starting this April. Pay is $14/Hr. There will be a full-time position available starting Mid-June which starts at $16/Hr. 

Work hours are flexible between 8:00 a.m. and 7:00 p.m. Monday-Sunday. We have workspaces in both Wicker Park (Milwaukee & Division) and Western Springs, IL but the bulk of work will be performed near Wicker Park. 

To apply, please send us a short email with the following:

  1. Brief introduction of yourself along with any personal & professional goals (3-5 sentences)
  2. Applicable digital media, web content, or social marketing work that you have created in the past

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