Fall Intern - Broadcast Engineering


Portsmouth, VA 07-09-2024
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  • Unpaid
  • Internship
  • Entry (0-2 years) Experience
Job Description
Fall Intern - WAVY Broadcast Engineering

WAVY-TV 10/ WVBT FOX43 is searching for a dynamic BROADCAST ENGINEERING INTERN who wants to work closely with IT and engineering staff to maintain broadcast systems, identify problems, assist in resolving rapidly to maintain highest levels of transmission reliability for the station; participate in installation, testing, commissioning of new services and software: troubleshoot TVU live packs and live capabilities (ENG and SAT trucks).

This is an UNPAID / FOR-CREDIT position for the fall semester 2024 only.

We are looking for someone who is studying communications, engineering, or equivalent courses, and has an interest in broadcast engineering and live broadcast technologies, and/or an interest in design, construction, and operation of complex broadcast systems.

The successful candidate must have a willingness to learn the inner workings of a local newsroom and how all departments in a TV station work to support each other. Before beginning, the intern *must be* enrolled in a college degree granting program, and *will be required* to show proof of enrollment in an internship course within that program.

12-15 hours per week on site. Ability to work Monday through Friday are required; days and times will vary and be set in agreement with supervisor.

To be considered for this job you must apply online at:

No calls.


Jobcode: Reference SBJ-gmm272-44-200-194-255-42 in your application.

Company Profile

Nexstar Media Group is America’s largest local television and media company with 196 full power stations (including partner stations) in 114 markets addressing nearly 63% of US television households and a growing digital media operation.