Summer Intern

Posted On: April 3, 2013

Journalism Internship

Media Organization: Popular Mechanics Magazine

Company Description

Hearst Magazines, a unit of Hearst Corporation, is one of the world's largest publishers of monthly magazines, with 20 U.S. titles and more than 300 international editions. The Company also publishes 24 magazines in the United Kingdom through its wholly owned subsidiary, Hearst Magazines UK.

Job Description

Popular Mechanics is looking to bring on enthusiastic interns for the Summer semester. One of the country’s leading science and technology magazines, PM reaches 1.2 million subscribers, an established online community and growing iPad and Android app audiences. The ideal candidate has experience in journalism and interest in some (or all) of the topics we cover—science, technology, entertainment, home, automotive and adventure.

Interns at Popular Mechanics write, work with editors on projects, correspond with readers, help coordinate photo shoots and handle various tasks around the office.

The Summer 2013 internship begins at PM’s NYC office in May and runs through August. Interns should be able to dedicate at least 15-20 hours a week and MUST be able to receive college credit.

Please send resume and clips to with the subject line “Popular Mechanics” and tell us why you’d be a great addition to Pop Mech.

To Apply

Cover letter, resume, writing samples (if available) and brief in person interview. Contact Theresa Breen, Assistant to Editor in Chief: