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News Internship
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News Internship

• Intern Level

Summary

KAAL TV: Learn the day-to-day operations of a newsroom from camera work and editing to producing newscasts.

Category Camera Operators  Production Assistant 
Location Minnesota
Time Period 2 Months
Posted Date May 10, 2022
Start Date N/A
End Date N/A

Job Description

Job Responsibilities
  • Learn the daily operation of the news department
  • Develop and initiate a search for stories on a daily basis/pitch stories at daily editorial meetings
  • Contact and gather information on various stories to set up for reporters, photographers, and producers
  • Assist in newsroom functions including camera work, editing video, writing scripts, web/social media posting, producing newscasts
  • Go out in the field to conduct interviews, shoot video, and report on news stories
  • Maintain a friendly attitude; work closely with assigned news staff
  • Oversee hand-off of information to other staff daily; Establish and maintain positive lines of communication with all team members
  • Perform other tasks as perceived or assigned, that contribute to the achievement of department and station goals
  • Will be expected to shadow and assist reporters, producers, and assignment editors
Qualifications
  • Must be a student enrolled in a degree program at a trade school, college, or university which will recognize the internship for class credit
  • Understand, interpret, and communicate information about news events to staff
  • Good interpersonal skills a must; Excellent command of the English language
  • Work in a fast-paced, high stress, loud, busy, and high-performance environment
  • Write and communicate well

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