Thank you for your interest in joining our team at 60 Seconds! Here you can find our current staff and management openings. Our publication's internships operate on a semester basis. Our semesters run as follows:
FALL (September - December) | SPRING (January - April) | SUMMER (May - August)
For our Staff Writer internships, we accept applications year-round and new interns will join us at the start of the next semester. Internships can be renewed on a semesterly basis.
For our Editor and Manager internships, we review applications on a case-by-case basis for current open positions. Applicants should be current college or high school students. Interns are eligible to receive school credits.
Interested applicants should sent a resume and cover letter addressed to Sherri Scheck-Merrill at sherri@omicslive.com

Open Positions

STAFF WRITER.
Description
This is a remote internship. Staff Writers will be responsible for producing weekly articles for each Tab they write for, in accordance with the themes/prompts sent by the Tab Editor(s). Articles will be published on the 60 Seconds Magazine website upon submission of final, edited draft. Writers will communicate in a timely manner with their editors to ensure that deadlines are consistently met and articles are written in a polished, professional manner.
Duties and Responsibilities
Staff Writers can write for as many tabs as they wish, and will be responsible for meeting each tab’s individual article specifications.
- Communicating with Tab Editors to ensure that all deadlines are met and Tab Editor expectations are fulfilled for each article produced.
- Producing weekly journalistic articles following the theme/prompt for the relevant tab. Articles will be properly researched, and sources for images, quotes, and other relevant content must be properly cited and sourced.
- Writers will submit a Live Resume and complete an Executive Interview within the first semester of the internship.
- Writers should communicate with their Tab Editor(s) and the Social Media Manager for sharing publications. Articles should be publication worthy, as this internship will provide an opportunity to build an online presence and professional writing portfolio

STYLE TAB EDITOR.
Description
This is a remote internship. The Style Editor will be responsible for overseeing writers in the Style tab and providing thorough copyediting and proofreading of article submissions before publication. They will work closely with the Editorial and Content Managers to ensure all writers under their tab are meeting submission deadlines, and will coordinate with the Social Media Manager on deciding articles to highlight on 60 Second Magazine’s social media pages.
Duties and Responsibilities
The Style Editor is responsible for overseeing interns writing for all tabs under the Style section.
- Assigning weekly prompts
- Providing copyediting and proofreading for articles before publication
- Working closely with the Content, Editorial, and Social Media Managers
- Maintaining article deadlines
- Attending monthly editorial board meetings

HIDDEN GEMS TAB EDITOR.
Description
This is a remote internship. The Hidden Gems Editor will be responsible for overseeing writers in the Hidden Gems tab and providing thorough copyediting and proofreading of article submissions before publication. They will work closely with the Editorial and Content Managers to ensure all writers under their tab are meeting submission deadlines, and will coordinate with the Social Media Manager on deciding articles to highlight on 60 Second Magazine’s social media pages.
Duties and Responsibilities
The Hidden Gems Editor is responsible for overseeing interns writing for all tabs under this tab.
- Assigning weekly prompts
- Providing copyediting and proofreading for articles before publication
- Working closely with the Content, Editorial, and Social Media Managers
- Maintaining article deadlines
- Attending monthly editorial board meetings
- Brainstorming new content to refine the Hidden Gems tab's content

LIFESTYLE TAB EDITOR.
Description
This is a remote internship. The Lifestyle Editor will be responsible for overseeing writers in the Lifestyle tab and providing thorough copyediting and proofreading of article submissions before publication. They will work closely with the Editorial and Content Managers to ensure all writers under their tab are meeting submission deadlines, and will coordinate with the Social Media Manager on deciding articles to highlight on 60 Second Magazine’s social media pages.
Duties and Responsibilities
The Lifestyle Editor is responsible for overseeing interns writing for all tabs under this tab.
- Assigning weekly prompts
- Providing copyediting and proofreading for articles before publication
- Working closely with the Content, Editorial, and Social Media Managers
- Maintaining article deadlines
- Attending monthly editorial board meetings

SOCIAL MEDIA MANAGER.
Description
This is a remote internship. The Social Media Manager will be responsible for maintaining 60 Seconds Magazine’s social media presence across our accounts. They will work closely with the Content and Editorial Managers, as well as the Tab Editors, to highlight weekly writers and articles to generate cross-platform content and encourage readership. They will also be in charge of brainstorming new ways to further 60 Seconds Magazine’s interaction with interns and advertising of new positions.
Duties and Responsibilities
- Maintaining a weekly posting schedule to relevant social media sites: Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn, Handshake
- Communicate with Tab Editors and Staff Writers on facilitating article sharing across official 60 Seconds Magazine accounts and personal accounts. Staff Writers should be encouraged to share official 60 Seconds Magazine posts that highlight their articles, and to announce new publications on their personal accounts (if they have any and are comfortable doing so)
- Generate a list of relevant links and tags that all 60 Seconds Magazine interns can and should use when posting about new publications (ex: #60SecondsMag, #internship, #amwriting, #(articlecontent), etc.)
- Communicate regularly with Content and Editorial Managers to review traffic across platforms to see what is generating attention and what might need more focus
- Work with the Content Manager to advertise open internship positions
- Attend monthly editorial board meetings