Santee Cooper: Seeks Public Relations Intern (Summer 2021)

With Who:  Santee Cooper

Location:  Moncks Corner, SC

Dates:  Summer 2021 (begins May 17, 2021 – 10-12 weeks in length)

Hours:  40 hours per week


  • Rising Sophomore $13.00 per hour
  • Rising Junior $14.00 per hour
  • Rising Senior $15.00 per hour

Position Description:  (This is a paid internship.) The primary responsibility of a Public Relations Intern is to assist in providing writing services used in day-to-day internal and external communications to include research, writing, proofreading and distribution of information.

Additional Responsibilities: 

  • Writing for Santee Cooper’s publications
  • Special event planning Database maintenance
  • Photography and videography

Position Requirements: 

  • Writing and interviewing skills for articles in the utility’s publications digital photography skills for the newsletter, as needed.
  • Strong computer expertise with knowledge of various writing and design computer programs effective interpersonal and organizational skills.
  • Knowledge of computer technology for writing, editing and design

In addition, the candidate must: 

  • Have completed their first year at a 4-year college or 2-year college (transfer program).
  • Be pursuing a degree in Journalism, Communications or English.
  • Have a valid driver’s license.
  • Successfully undergo pre-employment physical and drug screen.

Application Deadline:  Applications close on January 15, 2021 at 12:00 AM.

Apply (or request more information):  Apply today on the CofC Handshake Portal! You must complete all sections of the employment application OR attach a resume to be considered. Applications with incomplete information cannot be considered. You must also complete the questionnaire to be considered. Please note: If you worked for Santee Cooper during previous summers, please update your resume/application to reflect your work history. Selected candidate will be required to provide a copy of their transcripts.

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