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News Intern – KETV, Omaha

Details:  KETV-TV offers paid internships for students who are currently enrolled in an accredited college/university. Internships are currently available in our News Department. KETV-TV does not provide living arrangements or any type of living expenses or transportation. Interns are not employees of KETV-TV so therefore will not get benefits afforded KETV-TV personnel.

Application Deadline for this Spring Internship with KETV-TV is January 31, 2023.

Interns in the News Department get a variety of opportunities:

•             Go out to the field and shadow crews

•             Take notes at courtroom proceedings

•             Answer phones, learn police/scanner codes and how to gather information for a possible news story

•             Get the chance to see the inner workings of the news department and learn what it takes to cover/research

•             Learn how to edit, photograph and produce

There are 3 assignments that must be completed before the end of their internship:

•             Write and edit a VO

•             Write and edit a VSot

•             Write, edit, and track a package

Students must submit the following to KETV-TV

•             Letter of introduction

•             A completed resume

•             Completed cover letter. The cover letter should include the applicant’s available start and end dates, and what days and hours the applicant is available to intern.

Requirements: To apply for an internship with KETV-TV students must currently be enrolled in a college or university working to receive a graduate or undergraduate degree in Mass Communications/TV with plans to pursue a career in on-air television broadcasting or a related field. Student should have a grade point average of at least a B.

All of our internship slots are filled based on the student’s need for an internship, resume, cover letter, and application information, timeliness of return of application and personal interview.

KETV-TV does not discriminate against applicants because of age, race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation or disability. KETV-TV is an equal opportunity employer.

Vacancy Type: Part Time

Date Posted: 1/19/2023

Closing Date: 2/18/2023

City: Omaha – 68108

State: Nebraska

Contact: Please visit careers.htv.hearst.com to apply.