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TV Production Assistant Internship
For Academic Credit
Communications major preferred, but we will also accept hard-working Journalism majors.
We're looking for highly motivated people that want to gain valuable hands-on experience! We'll give you a behind-the-scenes look at what it takes to put on a variety of programs. You'll be a "jack of all trades" once you get through your internship with us! Lifting, climbing, and some minor carpentry skills are required.
In order to qualify as a student intern, you must be enrolled as a full-time student for Spring and Fall semesters. For summer students, you must be enrolled as a full-time student for the upcoming Fall semester in order to be eligible.
To envision, schedule, and produce educational and informative programming for North Carolina's public television network, UNC-TV.
Karen Pearce, Technical Operations Manager
Operate studio cameras and teleprompter in working studio. Acquire skills in character generator (CG), video switching, lighting equipment, audio consoles, various editing systems, and other production equipment. There is also various set load-ins in which we construct or tear down sets when necessary. You must be willing to do some lifting!
Final Product or Outcome:
To show you how a television program comes together and ultimately, to help our interns find gainful employment in the field of television.
10-15 hours minimum. We need a solid commitment from you in order to offer you a position. Typically, we have students work a Monday, Wednesday, Friday schedule or a Tuesday, Thursday schedule. Our crew window runs from 3pm until 8pm. We cannot adjust this time.
Varying time lengths- from one semester to two years. We do ask that you give us a commitment of at least one semester.
EQUAL OPPORTUNITY / AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPLOYER.
WOMEN AND MINORITIES ENCOURAGED TO APPLY.
THE UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA CENTER FOR PUBLIC TELEVISION
10 T.W. Alexander Drive
PO Box 14900
Research Triangle Park, NC 27709-4900
Phone: (919) 549-7082
Fax: (919) 549-7201