Department: News

Responsibilities: WGN-TV is looking for an Website Producer-News Intern. The internship will expose the participant to the day-to-day requirements for updating and maintaining and Must possess strong writing skills and have a background/courses in journalism and or mass communications. Knowledge of content management systems, blog software, social media (facebook and twitter) desired. The intern will work with other web producers, news producers, writers and reporters.

Candidate must be an undergraduate (junior/senior standing) or graduate students attending an accredited college or university majoring in Broadcasting/Communications/Journalism or related field of study. Students must be able to obtain college credit for the internship experience (Internships are unpaid).

DURATION/HOURS: Must be able to work a minimum of 16 hours per week during a 13-18 week period. FALL (September – December) WINTER/SPRING (January – April) SUMMER (May – August)

To Apply: Send resume and cover letter to: 2501 W. Bradley Place Chicago, IL 60618 Attention: Human Resources Department Fax: (773) 528-1387 Apply On-line: Please go to, click on the Job Search link and search for keyword "Web Producer-News Internship". Please include the internship title in all correspondence. NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE

*Interns are considered trainees and not employees under the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1973.

Equal Opportunity Employer