Responsibilities: This internship is designed for a student who is interested in on-air reporting and anchoring. Working with the Morning Anchor team, the duties include, but are not limited to: guest and show research, working on special reports and projects, contributing story and production ideas, and help coordinate appearances. Interns will also communicate closely with segment producers, show producers, and executive producer. Mature and professional conduct expected.
Undergraduate (junior/senior standing) or graduate students attending an accredited college or university majoring in Broadcasting/Communications/Journalism or related field of study. Students must be able to obtain college credit for the internship experience (Internships are unpaid).
Equal Opportunity Employer
DURATION/HOURS: Must be able to work 3 days per week from 7:30am-12pm per week during a 13-18 week period.
FALL (September December) WINTER/SPRING (January April) SUMMER (May August)
To Apply: Send resume and cover letter to Attention: WGN-TV Human Resources Dept. Mail: 2501 W. Bradley Place, Chicago, IL 60618 Fax: (773) 528-1387 Apply On-line: Please go to http://www.tribjobs.com, click on the Career Opportunities link then Job Search link and search for keyword “Morning News Anchor Internship”.
Interns are considered trainees and not employees under the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1973.