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Quick Hit: Jim Henson Summer Internship Opportunity


Duties may include shopping assistance both on-line and in person, errands to production locations, on-line research, photo record keeping, packing and shipping, storage management, art /crafts-based tasks as required depending on individual student’s talents and experience. Candidates wishing Creature Shop experience benefit from having basic sewing skills and familiarity with hand and machine tools. Knowledge of Photoshop, Illustrator, and Excel are useful, but not required. A minimum of 16 hours per week are required M-F, with flexible daytime hours. Reliability is essential, as we depend on our interns to help meet production requirements.

If interested, please contact Caty Bartholowmew (our internship coordinator) directly with:

  • A one page resume
  • A cover letter referencing the position you are applying for and specifically stating reasons why you are interested in interning at Henson, and why you feel you would be a good fit for this position and our company.
  • Please cite past work experience or college activities that speak to your qualifications.
  • For Creature Shop applicants, we conduct portfolio review at the time of interviews.

Good luck!