Spring 2023: Capital City Painting & Powerwashing- Social Media/Marketing Intern

Description of Organization:

Capital City Painting & Powerwashing, LLC. offers residential, commercial and government-property pressure cleaning and painting services in Virginia. We are currently in our 28th year of business and employ a team of 16-20 technicians and subcontractors. We service the Richmond area and surrounding counties. 

General Job Duties of Social Media & Marketing Design Internship:

  • Work directly under the Head of Marketing to establish marketing budget and usage.
  • Responsible for social media marketing design and management.
  • Responsible for Search Engine Optimization (SEO) management, as skill set allows.
  • Responsible for website build and redesign.
  • Assist in advertisement design, which will include working with print companies during the design process of printed marketing materials.
  • Design and execute marketing campaigns for mass customer emails and SMS communications. 
  • Generate reports for capturing/tracking leads as well as overall performance.
  • Ensure proper utilization of budgeted funds for Google Ad Words; candidate will need to frequently communicate with the ad words provider.
  • Some local travel may be required, to visit job sites for photograph opportunities needed for social media and website updates/advertising. 
  • Additional marketing design and social media tasks may be required, as assigned. 

Qualifications Applicants Should Possess:

  • Candidate should be a junior or senior. 
  • Should have strong writing and communication skills.
  • Candidate should have strong social media management experience.
  • Candidate should have basic knowledge of website building and design.
  • Should have basic knowledge of advertisement design processes. 
  • Ability to work on computers and the ability to learn new software systems quickly.
  • Should be prepared to work in a business environment; most work can be performed remotely however weekly meetings will be required in the office.
  • Ability to work on a deadline.
  • Ability to work alone as well as part of a team.
  • SEO experience not required, but preferred.

This is a paid internship ($1,000 stipend), paid at the completion of the internship. It is offered year-round. The internship will provide 3 credits. Hours are flexible. 

A long-term paid position can be discussed if the candidate performs well during the internship. 


Applicants should email resumes and two written references to

Blair Manning, CEO, Email: capitalcitypowerwashing@gmail.com 

Capital City Painting & Powerwashing, LLC is located at 480-D Hylton Road, Richmond, VA 23238.