Morning News Internship

US-IL-Chicago
7 months ago
Job ID
2015-42246
Category
News Writers/Producers

Overview

Responsibilities: This internship is designed for a student who is interested in a news position, specifically for a morning show. Duties include, but are not limited to: greeting guests, writing tip sheets, escorting guests to and from studios, researching and locating archive video. Interns will communicate closely with segment producers, show producers, and executive producer. Mature and professional conduct expected.

 

DURATION/HOURS: Must be able to work a minimum of 16 hours per week.


* Additional Information

Internship Eligibility
– Must be 18 or older and eligible to work in the US.
– Registered students in good standing at an accredited college or university preferred.
– Must be able to work the hours required by department.
– Students can receive university or college credit for participating in this program but need to handle paperwork involved
– Undergraduate (junior/senior standing) or graduate students attending an accredited college or university majoring in Broadcasting/Communications/Journalism or related field of study.

 

Internships pays state minimum wage.

 

Equal Opportunity Employer

 

If interested send cover letter & resume to:

WGN-TV Human Resources Dept.

2501 W. Bradley Place, Chicago, IL 60618

Fax: (773) 528-1387

Apply On-line:  Please go to http://www.tribunemedia.com, go to Careers, then job listings and search for keywords “Morning News Intern".

 

Resumes must be received at least one month prior to the beginning of each session to assure full consideration.* Interns are considered trainees and not employees under the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1973.

 

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Company Info

Tribune Media Company (NYSE: TRCO) is home to a diverse portfolio of television and digital properties driven by quality news, entertainment, and sports programming. Tribune Media is comprised of Tribune Broadcasting's 42 owned or operated local television stations reaching more than 50 million households, national entertainment network WGN America, whose reach is approaching 80 million households, Tribune Studios, and a variety of digital applications and websites commanding 60 million monthly unique visitors online. Tribune Media also includes Chicago's WGN-AM and the national multicast networks Antenna TV and THIS TV. Additionally, the Company owns and manages a significant number of real estate properties across the U.S. and holds a variety of investments, including a 31% equity interest in TV Food Network and a 32% equity interest in CareerBuilder. For more information please visit http://www.tribunemedia.com.

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