Audio/Visual Internship


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When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

1731 SE 10th Ave.Portland, OR 97214


About

Learn to identify, test, and triage audio and visual tech that’s donated to Free Geek! Through the A/V Internship, you’ll learn how to troubleshoot receivers, tuners, amplifiers, speakers, TVs, DVD players, and a variety of other audio and visual equipment, old and new! You’ll also learn how to research functionality and resale value of the A/V equipment, and gain experience working with the Free Geek thrift store and online sales department.

Job Title: A/V Intern

Hours Weekly: 8-20 hours/week

Free Geek Supervisor: Jeff Churchill

Responsibilities
  • Research and determine value of potentially reusable A/V equipment via online sales research
  • Troubleshoot and test ipod docks, speakers, cabinet speakers, headphones, DVD players, LCD TVs, and surround sound systems
  • Develop a thorough understanding of hardware specifications and Free Geek Production and Sales area needs
  • Coordinate the flow of tested equipment to the store, online sales, and bulk buyer
  • Triage and recycle incoming A/V hardware donations as needed
Desired Qualifications
  • Basic internet research knowledge
  • Technical knowledge of internal components of electronic devices is a plus
  • Experience with online sales websites like Amazon and eBay is a plus
  • Enthusiasm for Free Geek’s mission of Reuse & Responsible Recycling
To apply

Please fill out our application form at freegeek.org/internships, and we’ll get in touch with you.

Skills

  • Internet Research

Good Match For

Teens People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 16
  • Orientation or Training
  • 8-20 hours per week
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