Public Relations and Events Intern


About Us:


As a family-owned company, it’s the people who continue to make STIHL a successful, world-class brand. Since revolutionizing the forestry industry in Germany with the first electric chainsaw in 1926, the STIHL name has remained synonymous with outstanding innovations, high-quality products and comprehensive service.

Project Outline:


STIHL Inc. has an opportunity for a Marketing Intern in our Public Relations & Events Department! 


The PR & Business Events intern will support the department with event marketing activities and reporting.  Specific duties will include providing administrative, logistical, technical and on-site event support. The intern will also assist with material orders, event documentation, setup and teardown, reporting activities and other duties as assigned. Projected working hours may vary per week, but estimated at 40 hours on average. During events, hours may increase in excess of 40 hours.

Project Goals:


  • Sales and marketing conferences prep and support
  • Trade show prep and support
  • Media event prep and support
  • STIHL Tour support

Preferred Qualifications:


Preferred area of study in marketing, communications, business, or public relations. Minimum 3.0 GPA and currently a Junior or Senior.


Preferred Candidate Qualities

  • Microsoft Office proficiency
  • Ability to lift or move up to 40 pounds frequently
  • Willingness to travel and work overtime as needed
  • Familiar with outdoor power equipment


Nearest Major Market: Virginia Beach