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Service Camp Video Intern: Pittsburgh Project, The Pittsburgh Project, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Organization: The Pittsburgh Project
Contact Name: Lauren Pfeiffer
Position Type: Short-term Missions / Volunteer Internship
Address: 2801 North Charles Street
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania  15214  
United States
Great For: Great for Christians
Service Area(s): Children and Youth Ministry
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City Vision Internships is a Christian one-year, multi-year or summer internship program based on the AmeriCorps model. Interns serve at one of over 40 positions across the USA and Canada. In the past 10 years, we have placed over 500 full-time interns and 68,000+ volunteers in hundreds of Christian ministries. Job Description: The Video Staff will work at our Service Camp to shoot, edit and duplicate the Service Camp video for each of the 8 one-week sessions. This video is typically 15-20 minutes long. The purpose of the Service Camp video is to provide a quality product that highlights the most memorable or impacting moments of students' week at The Pittsburgh Project. The aim of this ministry is to glorify God by respectfully filming His people as they live out the purpose statement of The Pittsburgh Project. All equipment needed for the video position is provided. Responsibilities include the following:
  • Model an intentional Christian faith
  • Demonstrate Christ-like hospitality through service and kindness to all Service Camp participants and homeowners
  • Shoot video at on-site camp events and at worksites
  • Edit footage (both shot by you and other people) and create the Service Camp weekly video
  • Purchase music rights for background music
  • Duplicate the video to DVD format
  • Sales distribution of DVDs
  • Labeling and casing DVDs
  • Manage time efficiently so that the video is ready for distribution on the closing day of each camp session
  • Keep track of all video shooting, editing, and duplicating equipment
  • Work in a friendly and engaging manner with teenage camp participants and their leaders to set up good shots
  • Interact respectfully with elderly homeowners while shooting footage at their home
  • Travel with Service Camp Staff to worksites to shoot
  • Work as part of the Service Camp team
  • Meet regularly for staff and community meetings
  • Meet periodically with the Service Camp Supervisor and attend the weekly Service Camp meeting, as able
  • Requirements
  • At least 18 years old and have a high school diploma or equivalent (GED)
  • Must be a Christian
  • U.S. or Canadian citizen, U.S. or Canadian national or lawful permanent resident alien, or have a valid student or work visa
  • Able to make at least a summer (May 31-August 12) commitment (may be extended by mutual agreement)
  • Able to financially live on just free housing and any outside income sources you have.
  • Able to relocate to a location of a ministry site (unless a site exists at your current location)
  • For more information or to apply visit cityvisioninternships.org. For more information about this site visit The Pittsburgh Project.

    Short Term Mission Trip Details

    Benefits Offered:

    • Housing or Rental Stipend
    • Paid Stipend

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    Length of Trip

    Summer (June-Aug)

    Initially Posted: 03/31/2015
    Last Updated: 07/06/2017

    (this opportunity is not scheduled for a specific date)