- Intern

Job Details



Weigel Broadcasting: From the first day, interns are given real-world, hands-on responsibilities. Working alongside a dynamic production staff, interns do substantial work in the world of busy, fluid daily production.

Category Production Assistant  Production Services 
Location Greater Chicago Area
Time Period 3 Months
Posted Date Aug 17, 2022
Start Date N/A
End Date N/A

Job Description

Interns are treated as professionals and given in-depth learning opportunities for those who want to see what producing daily television really means.

  • This internship will support the Weigel Productions team.
  • Work up to 20 hours per week.
  • All interns are paid.
  • Weigel Broadcasting Co. does not subsidize housing.
  • Reviews research for daily stories and long-term projects
  • Reviews Storyboard edits for editors
  • Assists in coordinating & organizing assets for editors & graphic artists
  • Help get the program on the air, which includes performing routine administrative tasks
  • Exposure to studio & field production 
  • Opportunity to create stories for air from research to completion
  • Other duties, as assigned
  • Students must be enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate degree program.
  • Interns a required to adhere to Weigel Broadcasting Covid-19 vaccine and booster mandate
  • Candidates should have an interest in history, pop culture, and news.  
  • Flexible schedule to meet the demands and rigor of a daily one-hour television program.
If you have what we are looking for, please apply with your resume and cover letter.  Within the cover letter please answer the following questions:
  • Why do you want an internship at Weigel Broadcasting?
  • What are your career aspirations?
  • What are your expectations for an internship?
Our Perks & Benefits:
  • Compensated internship
  • Tax-free Transit
  • Discounted Parking Access
  • Gym Membership Discount
  • Convenient access to highways and public transportation
  • One block from the aptly named Restaurant Row

Job Type Intern  Part Time 
Weekly Limit N/A
Shift Day
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