Spring 2020 NBC 7 San Diego News Internship
Location: San Diego, California
Function: Operations & Strategy
Level: Experienced (Non-Manager)
Duration: Full Time
Salary Description: competitive
Make beat checks, data entry of current and future news assignments.
NBC 7 and Telemundo 20 San Diego Internships provide students with real world experience and exposure to working in television industry. Internships at NBC 7 and Telemundo 20 are paid and do not require course credit.
Summer – Apply online between Feb 1 and March 31. Candidates selected by April 30.
Fall – Apply online between May 1 and June 30. Candidates selected by July 31.
Winter/Spring – Apply online between September 1 and October 31. Candidates selected by November 30.
Assist in phone calls, sorting/distributing newsroom mail.
Coordinate guests and make tape dubs.
May shadow news crews in the field.
Assist with script writing, various newscasts
Guest coordinating, gathering segment guests
Log sound bites and data entry for future files
May shadow news crews in the field and/or field produce on occasion
Assist with digital archiving project. Interns will turn tapes into digital format
Experience with non-linear editing helpful
Perform background research working with consumer and political reporters.
Talk with contacts and follow up on emails and setting up stories.
Help investigative Team research story ideas and log recorded interviews
Screen calls and email for good story ideas
May shadow news crews in the field
Assist with writing sports scripts, editing sports highlights and logging highlights of all sporting events
May shadow sports crew in the field at various sporting events
Record news events
Understand and practice ethical journalism
Understand and practice safety guidelines in the field
Learn fundamentals of photojournalism
Learn fundamentals of video editing
Learn and understand microwave, satellite, and cellular bonded transmission
Understand file transfer protocols
Display positive work ethic and ability to work under tight deadlines
Contribute to NBC 7 digital content and social media accounts
Desired skill level but not required:
AP Style Writing
Desktop video editing
Interactive graphic development
Use of content management system for digital publication
Must be functional in MS Excel, Word and Powerpoint.
In pursuit of an Associate, Bachelor or Graduate degree at an Accredited Institution and be able to provide documentation to confirm your degree progress.
Current class standing of Sophomore or above
Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or above
The ability to work at the San Diego station
Eager to learn
Work as a team player
Able to work in a fast-paced environment
The NBCUniversal Internship Program is an experience like no other. We offer diversity of opportunities, with unique internships across our iconic portfolio of brands. Through unparalleled access to the best in the business, hands-on training & one-of-a-kind networking events, our interns have the chance to influence change. Our interns are ambitious, innovative and savvy; they shape the way we do things. Here you can contribute as content creators, problem solvers & innovators. Here you can learn the power and possibilities of media and technology. Here you can go far.
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