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.
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 2 or 3 days per week from 6am-11am 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 Internship”.
Interns are considered trainees and not employees under the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1973.