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Visual Communications Internship


Akron, OH, US

Company:  Goodyear


Goodyear. More Driven.






Visual Communications Internship


Description: Visual Communications Intern

Job Purpose: Assist Goodyear’s visual communications team through the support, creation, and delivery of creative content for Goodyear with a specific focus on Goodyear's 125th anniversary. The intern will learn and support the team through the content development process: designed to inform, engage and influence both internal and external stakeholders. 

Responsibilities: The selected intern candidate will support the weekly planning and creation and/or delivery of creative content for Goodyear with an emphasis on photo/video editing, single camera videography, photography, sound recording, lighting and content capture. This position will also assist with filming, as needed.

The candidate will be creative, confident, curious, self-motivated, energetic and able to work autonomously. He/She/They must also be agile, able to multi-task in a fast-paced and ever-changing production environment. This intern must be knowledgeable in editing tools and have a keen attention to detail to ensure the final product meets, or exceeds, the client's needs. This role will work with the Videographers, Photographers and Editors to support the capture, editing and delivery of client content for internal/external use.

Interns can expect to…

  • Support the weekly planning and creation and/or delivery of creative content for Goodyear with an emphasis on photo/video editing, single camera videography, photography, sound recording, lighting and content capture.
  • Assist with filming or photography, as needed.
  • Support the team with project editing for internal and external campaigns.
  • Work with Microsoft and Adobe tools.

Applicants are required to have…

  • Pursuing an Associate’s or Bachelor’s degree in Public Relations, Journalism, Communications, or a related field.
  • Minimum 3.0 overall GPA
  • Experience in media production environment (including hands-on experience with cinematography cameras acting as director of photography, single camera production camera operator or equivalent) or related course equivalency
  • 1-2 years of experience with video editing and asset cataloguing
  • Experience with social media content creation
  • Interest in corporate/agency photography (environmental headshots, product beauty shots, product testing/usage shots, etc.)
  • Ability to multi-task, completing several projects and assignments simultaneously
  • Demonstrated and current working knowledge of all aspects of video and photo production (from creative brainstorming to a finished professional product for the client)
  • Experience in Adobe Creative Cloud products (specifically Premiere Pro, After Effects, and Photoshop)
  • Excellent communication skills (verbal/written)
  • Organized and attentive to detail
  • Efficient in time management

Helpful to have…

  • Creative design experience a plus in digital photography, Adobe Photoshop and InDesign
  • Understanding of the Goodyear business or an interest in the automotive or manufacturing industries.

The selected candidate must commit to working part-time (20-25 hours/week) during semester and full-time (40 hours/week) during school breaks.

Applicants must be lawfully authorized to work in the U.S.  Goodyear is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.


Goodyear is one of the world’s largest tire companies. It employs about 72,000 people and manufactures its products in 57 facilities in 23 countries around the world. Its two Innovation Centers in Akron, Ohio and Colmar-Berg, Luxembourg strive to develop state-of-the-art products and services that set the technology and performance standard for the industry. For more information about Goodyear and its products, go to

Goodyear is an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to that individual's race, color, religion or creed, national origin or ancestry, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, ethnicity, citizenship, or any other characteristic protected by law.


If you need reasonable accommodation to complete the online application, or any other part of the employment process, please contact the Goodyear Candidate Care Line at 330.796.4500.


Click here for more information about Equal Employment Opportunity laws, and here for additional supplementary information. 


Nearest Major Market: Akron
Nearest Secondary Market: Cleveland

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