Create Social Media for the National Weather Service

Project Title Create Social Media for the National Weather Service
Project Summary Create tweets, Facebook posts and other social media content for the National Weather Service.
Country United States
Agency National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
DoS Office N/A
Post N/A
Section N/A
Number of Interns 1
Project Description

Working under the supervision of the NWS social media lead at NWS Headquarters (and possibly other NWS Communications staff), the intern will develop and edit content for posting on main NWS social media platforms (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram) on a variety of topics related to the NWS mission and operations, severe weather preparedness/safety and general education/outreach of weather and the atmospheric sciences. The intern(s) will also actively monitor other NWS (and related) social media accounts for posts/Tweets to share/retweet on NWS HQ accounts.

Required Skills or Interests
Additional Information

A basic understanding of scientific principles and meteorological processes, phenomenon data and products will also help the applicant, but is not necessary.