Wayne Main Street Internship


Cause Areas


Wed Feb 15, 2017 - Thu Jun 01, 2017


1 Town SquareWayne, MI 48184



Wayne Main Street is seeking an intern to assist with the day-to-day operations of our dynamic organization. This is a great opportunity for individuals seeking a career in the following fields: non-profit management, community development, community management/downtown revitalization, marketing, or volunteer management.

The intern will assist our staff and board on a wide variety of projects including event planning, website updates, and project planning & coordination. Hours are flexible, with a minimum of 8 hours a week. This position is available starting in February 2017 and the end date is flexible. The intern will work out of the Wayne Main Street offices located at 1 Town Square, Wayne MI 48184.

Projects/Learned Outcomes

The intern will learn communications and project management skills, MS Suite skills, ability to construct content and enhance communications, as well as the usage of web tools, and social media properties. The intern will work with internal and external stakeholders and gain exposure to specific events terminology.

The role will not be dull and the intern will have an opportunity to gain experience in many aspects supporting all types of programs & events. He/she will also be able to work with our four standing committees, including Design, Promotions, Business Empowerment, and Organization to gain knowledge in all areas of our operations.

This is a great opportunity to enhance skills in organization, multi-tasking, communications & marketing, and non-profit operations.

Qualifications & Requirements:

▪ Attention to detail and effective time management skills

▪ Excellent written and oral communication skills

▪ Ability to work independently

▪ Reliable personal transportation

▪ Volunteer management, fundraising, or event planning experience preferred

▪ Website development & familiarity with WordPress preferred

To apply, please send resume by January 31, 2017 to:

Wayne Main Street director@downtownwayne.org Attn: Maxwell Cameron

For Inquiries call: 734-629-6822


  • History
  • Basic Computer Skills
  • Event Planning / Management
  • Marketing & Communications (Mar/Com)
  • Microsoft Office Suite
  • Community Outreach

Good Match For

Teens People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • 8 hrs per week

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