Web Design Assistant

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SPECIAL NOTE: Email it@appvoices.org to inquire about Summer 2017

The web design assistant will work with the Senior Communications Coordinator in our Boone, N.C. main office and be responsible for helping to update and maintain the AppalachianVoices.org and iLoveMountains.org websites. This position will work remotely for Summer 2020.

Intern activities will include (but are not limited to):

  • Maintaining and updating the looks of various web pages throughout AppVoices.org and other organizational websites
  • Helping to publish The Appalachian Voice bi-monthly newspaper to the website
  • Designing new web graphics for our online campaigns and special events, as well as other web-related graphics needs


  • Academic experience in at least 1 web-design class or related personal experience
  • Proficiency in Adobe Photoshop or related imaging program and basic understanding of creating graphics for the web
  • Knowledge of HTML and CSS (experience with Adobe Dreamweaver and WordPress or other blogging software a plus)
  • Eagerness to learn web design and work with CSS, HTML and other web-related skills
  • Familiarity with PHP, Javascript/jQuery, etc., a plus (but not necessary)
  • Ability to meet deadlines and work well in a fast-paced office
  • Ability to perform duties with minimal supervision
  • A well-developed sense of humor


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