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University of Florida OPS - Editorial Intern in Gainesville, Florida

OPS - Editorial Intern

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Work type: Student Ast

Location: Main Campus (Gainesville, FL)

Categories: Communications/Public Relations/Marketing, Office/Clerical

Department: 47002200 - UP-EDITORIAL

Classification Title:

Student Assistant - Clerical & Admin

Job Description:

  • Insertion of typesetting coding in book files before sending them to a freelance copy editor.

  • Preparing copyedited manuscripts for transmittal to the design department.

  • Performing the following sequence of technical steps in perfection of typography: marking up manuscripts according to specifications; making or monitoring, then verifying corrections; checking final proofs and printer’s proofs.

  • Other clerical duties as assigned.

    Salary$10.00 - 15 hours per week

Minimum Requirements:

  • A high school diploma .

  • Computer literacy, including working knowledge of Windows and Microsoft Office Suite.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Appropriate college coursework or relevant experience in a professional setting and/or publishing, especially copyediting and proofreading.

  • The ideal candidate will exhibit superior language skills and attention to detail; excellent time management and strong organizational and follow-through skills; reliability in meeting deadlines and adhering to schedules; excellent interpersonal skills, even under pressure; ability to work courteously and effectively with others; and the ability to juggle many tasks simultaneously and on deadline with minimal supervision.

Special Instructions to Applicants:

A cover letter demonstrating your writing skills and interest in this internship is required. Applications without cover letters will not be considered.Candidates selected for interviews will be given an editorial test.

Application must be submitted by 11:55 p.m. (ET) of the posting end date.

This position is open to all students who are eligible to work on campus and will be employed through student Other Personnel Services (OPS) and must maintain a minimum 2.0 grade point average. Registered students are employed on a part-time basis, up to 20 hours per week.

This is a time-limited position.

Health Assessment Required:No

Advertised: 15 Jul 2021 Eastern Daylight Time

Applications close: 12 Aug 2021 Eastern Daylight Time