WGN-TV is seeking a Production Intern. Internship pays minimum wage and lasts 8-12 weeks
Interns are considered trainees and not employees under the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1973.
Intern will assist in the day-to-day operations of the Sports Production Department. Including, but not limited to, assisting with pre-production work for various live remotes (parades, specials and sporting events) screening and dubbing tapes, maintaining the departments tape library and helping with general office duties i.e. copying, filing, etc.
The candidate must be an undergraduate (junior/senior standing) or graduate student attending an accredited University. Students can receive university or college credit for participating in this program but need to handle paperwork involved. Candidates must be reliable, organized, and possess excellent writing and interpersonal skills. Proficiency in word and excel helpful. Sports knowledge is a plus.
Resumes must be received at least one month prior to the beginning of each session to assure full consideration.
Four Internship Sessions (limited to 1 session per calendar year)
Fall (8-12 Weeks)
Winter (8-10 Weeks)
Spring (8-12 Weeks)
Summer (8-12 Weeks)
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 www.tribunemedia.com, click on the Career Opportunities
link then Job Search link and search for keyword "Production Internship"