Posting Dates: 08/13/2019 - 09/13/2019
Job Family: Human Resources
Department: Family History Department
The purpose of the Family History Department is to create inspiring experiences that bring joy to all people as they discover, gather, and connect their familypast, present, and future. Our quality standards guide the way we work. They are: inspiration, trust, kindness, effectiveness, and simplicity.
If our purpose statement and quality standards are something you believe in, we invite you to apply for this position. One of the expectations of employment in the Family History Department is a willingness to do Family History research and help others do the same.
Under the direction of the FamilySearch Research Wiki Team, the primary focus of the Intern employee is to assist in the creation and management of genealogy content projects for the Research Wiki. This includes the management of both content and directing the work of the volunteers and missionaries involved.
Create and manage genealogical projects on the Wiki
Train missionaries on individual and group projects
Update, restructure and fix Wiki pages
Intermediate to advanced genealogical experience
Experience with FamilySearch.org
Strong online communication skills
Basic understanding of editing and wikitext on Research Wiki
Problem solving skills to update, restructure, and fix Research Wiki pages
Attention to detail and ability to audit content for compliance to templates and style guides
Strong computer skills including experience using Microsoft products and Google docs/sheets
Interpersonal communication skills with team members and volunteers/missionaries using virtual meetings and Yammer
Self-motivated with good organizational skills
Knowledge of foreign language a plus
To qualify for a paid internship, you must be enrolled in an educational institution or have enrolled in a degree program within the previous 12 months.
Must be a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and currently temple worthy.
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