Job Announcement

Position: Internship: Production Assistant for Television Programming
Connecticut Public Broadcasting
Reports to: Executive Producer, CPTV,

Job Description

Availability: One position each for Fall, Winter/Spring and Summer Semesters

Hours: A minimum of 16 hrs/week

Internship Summary: Assist with various programming projects and documentaries, in all aspects of program production from storyline to on-air presentation.

Job Responsibilities

  • Assist in writing scripts.
  • Research story ideas.
  • Preparing producers for editing sessions, gathering videotapes and voice tracks.
  • Logging videotapes.
  • Phone work; calling to set up studio audiences for town meetings.
  • Requesting permissions from publishers and film companies.
  • Scheduling crews when coordinating producer needs assistant.
  • Assist in preparation for edits.
  • Other duties as assigned to help facilitate all aspects of production process.

Job Skills/Qualifications

  • Strong writing skills.
  • Good attention to detail.
  • Good follow through.
  • Ability to work with deadlines.
  • Self-starter, able to work independently.
  • Excellent telephone skills.
  • Professional demeanor required.

To Apply: Send resume and salary requirements to Katie Eber, Education Department, Connecticut Public Broadcasting, Inc., 1049 Asylum Avenue, Hartford, CT 06105. E-mail: