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Employment Type:
Intern/Co-op
Posted:
8/17/2019
Job Category:
Education
Fall Intern
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WCIU | South Bend, IN
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Job Description

Weigel Broadcasting Co.

Weigel Broadcasting Co. is a family-owned media company based in Chicago, Illinois. The company owns and operates national television networks, as well as local broadcast stations throughout the country. Weigel is the leader in the multicast television network space with "MeTV," Memorable Entertainment Television, the number-one rated and distributed multicast network, as well as the "Movies!" Network in cooperation with the Fox Television Stations, the "DECADES" Network, the "H&I" Network and the Start TV Network in association with the CBS Television Stations. Weigel's local stations include CBS, ABC, The CW, MyNet and Telemundo network affiliates. Weigel and its affiliate companies broadcast network and independent television stations in Los Angeles, Chicago, San Francisco, Seattle, St. Louis, Cedar City-St. George (Utah), Milwaukee, South Bend and Rockford.

News Intern

General Job Description:

Weigel Broadcasting and ABC 57 are pleased to offer college students interested in pursuing a career in TV News, the opportunity to apply for our summer internship program. Located in South Bend, we offer a variety of internship programs within news broadcasting. Work side-by-side with professionals in our newsroom and creative services. Interns will receive an hourly rate of pay.

Requirements:

Internships require a commitment of 20 hours per week.

Summer Internship Length: September start date with December end date.

Students must be enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate degree program.

Must be extremely organized, detail-oriented, and have strong interpersonal skills.

Creativity is a must.

Computer skills required include Microsoft Office Applications.

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:

1. Why do you want an internship at ABC 57?

2. What are your career aspirations and area of interest?

3. What are your expectations for an internship?

Weigel Broadcasting Co. maintains an Equal Employment Opportunity Policy for all applicants and employees. We give fair consideration to all qualified persons and afford all our employees opportunities for advancement according to their individual abilities, regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, age or sex, or other protected categories. No opportunities for promotion, transfer or any other benefit of employment will be diminished through discriminatory practices. Employees or prospective employees have the right to notify an appropriate local, state or Federal agency if they believe they have been discriminated against.