Job Announcement

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


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.


  • Assist in writing scripts
  • Research story ideas
  • Support producers with their editing sessions, gathering videotapes and voice tracks
  • Log videotapes as needed
  • Help in calling to set up studio audiences for town meetings
  • Assist in requesting permissions from publishers and film companies
  • Assist with scheduling crews when coordinating producer needs assistant
  • Other duties as assigned to help facilitate all aspects of production process


  • Strong writing skills
  • Good attention to detail
  • Good follow through
  • Ability to work within set timeframes to meet production deadlines
  • Self-starter, able to work independently
  • Excellent telephone skills
  • Professional demeanor required