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Television Engineering Intern - WHEC-TV

08 Dec, 2022

Requisition #:  22-1637 - Television Engineering Intern

Job Overview:  WHEC-TV has a paid internship in our Engineering department during the Spring Semester of 2023. The intern will work directly with experienced members of our Engineering department in a learning opportunity, where the student extends their education beyond the classroom.


Job Responsibilities:

Interns will learn how to do the following technical procedures:

Responsible for video recording and file-based clip management involving studio, satellite, and video-on-demand systems for both commercial and program content.

Audio responsibilities include daily live newscasts, as well as news and promotional production.

Master control work involves live switching and studio robotic camera operation. The Master Controloperator will also verify and edit automation playlists, and maintain and complete all logs, FCC compliance, and other records related to each Master Controlshift.

Ability to handle last-minute and unexpected changes in a professional, poised manner during live broadcasts. Able to communicate calmly, quickly, and clearly to all involved as needed.

Act in a professional, courteous manner when representing the station and the News and Engineering Departments. Perform other duties as assigned.




Must be a student enrolled in a degree program at a trade school, college, or university which recognizes the internship for class credit. Will need to provide proof of credit from the institution.

Applicant needs to be in good academic standing, and provide a signed letter of recommendation from an academic advisor. Students should be interested in pursuing a career in Operations.

A self-starter that thrives under the pressure of strict deadlines.

Working knowledge of the internet and strong computer skills are essential. Work effectively in a team environment.

Compliance with Company policies & procedures.



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