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Production Internship

Production Internship

Job ID 
2015-42249
Location 
US-IL-Chicago
Category 
News Writers/Producers
Posted Date 
2/16/2017

More information about this job

Overview

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. 

Responsibilities

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.

Qualifications

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.

 

Additional Information: 

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"

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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