Camp Skylemar, a residential summer camp for boys in Maine, is currently building its video production staff for its upcoming summer session, from June 14 to August 8, 2022. Camp Skylemar is recruiting exceptional students who have demonstrated professional-level skills in filming, digital content creation or video production. Our mission is to make a positive difference in the world, one child at a time.
As a member of Skylemar’s video production team, daily duties would include conceiving and shooting video/digital content of the campers, staff and activities, as well as editing and merging video, photos, music and narration. Throughout the session, the video team will be producing topic-based production segments (highlight reels), to be published on social media and shared with camp families. Applicants would also be building those segments into a 90-minute end-of-camp presentation.
Qualified candidates will meet the following requirements:
* Has completed upper-level or graduate coursework related to video production & editing
* Has a prominent online portfolio of work demonstrating extensive skills behind a camera and in post-production
* Has superior proficiency in Adobe Premier Pro and After Effects
* Has a drive to succeed in a creative, deadline-based work environment
Camp Skylemar is a well-established (since 1948) recreational summer camp, located in southern Maine. The state of Maine, is more than a destination – it’s an experience that will take your breath away. In summer, there’s no better place to be than in Maine. From the beaches to the mountains, there’s so much to explore, and enjoy during your free time.
Salary for the summer is $3,000 – $4,000 depending on experience, and Skylemar would also provide housing, meals and travel expenses. Internship credits are offered as well. Most educational institutions require prior approval before the start of an internship. Check with your institution to be sure this opportunity meets any requirements.
A summer working at Camp Skylemar is a rewarding experience, both professionally and personally. Candidates are encouraged to review some of the video content produced in previous years: