Job Announcement

Position: Internship: Production Assistant for Television Programming Special Projects
Reports to: Executive Producer, CPTV,


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

Hours: A minimum of 16 hours per week

Internship Summary: Assist with various programming projects and documentaries, in all aspects of program production from pre-production research to off-line editing. Students with an interest in history, research, writing and information gathering should apply.



  • Research story ideas
  • Gather archival materials from newspapers, libraries, viewers and historical societies
  • Assist with logging and digitizing raw footage
  • Help with requesting permissions from publishers and film companies
  • Assist in preparation for edits
  • Other duties as assigned to help facilitate all aspects of the production process 



  • Strong research and writing skills
  • Good attention to detail
  • Good follow through
  • Self-starter, able to work independently
  • Excellent telephone skills
  • Professional demeanor required