Public Relations / Communications Intern


Based in Brillion, Wis., AriensCo is a privately-owned and operated corporation focused on outdoor products that serve the needs of both consumer and professional customers. Established in 1933, the company manufactures outdoor power equipment under the Ariens®, Gravely®, Countax® and Westwood® brands.

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Public Relations / Communications Intern
Northeast Wisconsin
Brillion, WI

At AriensCo, we build more than exceptional products – we create opportunities that impact careers. Our culture values innovative thinking, hard work and determination. We interact in teams, collaborate together and make decisions quickly.

We see growth potential in every team member, and are committed to supporting our employees with continuous training and advancement opportunities.

Our environment? We’re corporate, without being “corporate.” Whether you work at our headquarters, manufacturing facilities, or one of our global distribution businesses, you’ll always have the freedom to create and contribute. Our company vision is “Passionate People, Astounded Customers.” Quite simply: it revolves around people.

Speaking of people, you’re not just employee #1,762 to us. You’re family and your role is invaluable. Without exceptional people, we can’t continue to produce the amazing products we're known for around the world.

Ready for the ride of your career? Then come join us. By joining our team, you'll have the opportunity to work in a rewarding workplace with a strong sense of community.

AriensCo is looking for self-starting, motivated Public Relations Intern seeking practical hands-on experience. This is the perfect opportunity to enhance your education, put theory into practice, and prepare for your future in public relations / communication with great hands-on experience at an industry leading international manufacturing firm. At AriensCo “Our Legacy is Your Future.”


  • Fully support company’s PR strategy and execute it in different phases 
  • Create and curate engaging content 
  • Effectively utilize company’s social media and blogs 
  • Create and distribute press releases 
  • Assist in administrative duties 
  • Build and update media lists and databases 
  • Perform research and market analysis activities


  • Strong desire to learn along with professional drive 
  • Solid understanding of the different social networks 
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills 
  • Efficiency at MS Office 
  • Passion for the PR industry and its best practices 
  • Current enrollment in a related BS or Masters university/college or 2020 graduate

About AriensCo:

Since 1933, the AriensCo name has been associated with reliable, durably crafted, high-performance outdoor power equipment. Our core values – Be Honest, Be Fair, Respect the Individual, Keep our Commitments, and Encourage Intellectual Curiosity define our culture and inspire our team. We believe passionate people and astounded customers lead to unstoppable success.

Our employees’ quality of life is important to us. When people feel appreciated, respected and supported, careers thrive and ideas come to fruition. AriensCo employees are provided various great benefit opportunities which may include:

  • Medical, Dental, Vision Life Insurance 
  • 401(k) and profit-sharing plans 
  • Bonus Programs 
  • Accident and Critical Illness Insurance 
  • Paid vacation, holidays and leave programs 
  • Flexible spending account (FSA) plan 
  • Voluntary wellness programs 
  • Employee purchase benefit 
  • Employee Assistance Program 
  • Tuition Reimbursement 
  • Safety shoes and safety prescription glasses reimbursement

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