Web Producer Internship

Department: News

Responsibilities: WGN-TV is looking for an Website Producer-News Intern. The internship will expose the participant to the day-to-day requirements for updating and maintaining wgntv.com and cltv.com. Must possess strong writing skills and have a background/courses in journalism and or mass communications. Knowledge of content management systems, blog software, social media (facebook and twitter) desired. The intern will work with other web producers, news producers, writers and reporters.

Internship Eligibility

•Must be 18 or older and a registered student in good standing at an accredited college or university.

•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.

 

HOURS:  TBD

INTERNSHIP SESSIONS:

•Fall (8-12 Weeks – Deadline to Apply – July 15)

•Winter (4-10 Weeks – Deadline to Apply – October 15)

•Spring (8-12 Weeks – Deadline to Apply – January 15)

•Summer (8-12 Weeks – Deadline to Apply – April 15) – extended to April 25


Equal Opportunity Employer

 

Apply online or send cover letter & resume to:
WGN TV
2501 W. Bradley Place, Chicago, IL 60618
Attention: Human Resources
Fax: (773) 528-1387
NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE

Interns are considered trainees and not employees under the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1973.

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