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Panavision Internship Program

Panavision Internship Program

Job Scope:

The Internship Program at Panavision New York embraces the workings of motion picture film needs within a camera rentals company, focusing on Marketing and Operations aspects. The ideal Panavision Intern will gain a diverse understanding of costumer and equipment service during their tenancy and embrace the resources that are available to them. A model candidate for the program showcases an ambition to learn, interpersonal skills, and is able to work in a fast paced environment with constant change. Strong attention to detail and teamwork skills are a necessity for this position.

This is a paid Internship. For those still enrolled in higher education, course credits may also be applied in addition.

Key Tasks: Operations

  • Part take in day to day organization and maintenance of gear.
  • Assist in various tasks in Equipment Service and Costumer Service departments.
  • Aid in preparing orders going out to clients/ productions
  • Gain hands on experience with motion picture digital and film equipment.

Key Tasks: Marketing

  • Participate in day to day interoffice communication.
  • Assist in obtaining all required information and documentation for upcoming and ongoing projects.
  • Research rumored and in-development projects; Locate client commercials, shorts, trailers, etc. for video reels; Collect information for NY and surrounding area film festivals.
  • Gain hands on experience communicating with production teams and crew members on all levels.

Key Tasks: Service Repair Department

  • Assist repair team in the maintenance and organization of camera related cables.
  • Maintain an active log of repair department accessories and supplies.
  • Learn to analyze equipment blue prints and exploded views for purposes of repair or modification.
  • Assist in the maintenance and organization of high end camera batteries and chargers.
  • Learn how to repair and service 4k monitors and HD wireless video devices.

Key Tasks: Camera Service Department

  • Assist Camera and Lens team in the maintenance and organization of general camera/lens related items.
  • Help to maintain and organize camera and lens inventory room.
  • Assist service manager in maintaining a proper parts and camera accessories count.
  • Interfacing with the prep and sales team to relay order information to the service department.

Knowledge and Prior Experience:

  • Team player.  Highly self-motivated, enthusiastic and able to work on own initiative.
  • Strong interpersonal and oral communication skills.
  • Thorough, outstanding follow through and attention to detail.
  • Remain calm and professional even in tense situations.

Contact Information:

To apply for the program, please send resumes and cover letters addressed to Mary McGee, Joanna Samulski and Dan Martinez at

Please specify which focus you would like to be considered for in your application and in the subject header of your email.


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