Nexstar Media Group

  • News 8 WROC-TV Internship

    Requisition ID
    2019-4265
    Category
    News
    Job Locations
    US-NY-Rochester
    Position Type
    Temporary Part-Time
  • Company Overview

    Nexstar Media Group Inc. is the largest TV station operator in the country. With the reach of 171 television stations in 100 markets addressing nearly 38.7% of US television households, and a diversified, growing digital media operation.  Nexstar Media Group Inc. is the parent company of Nexstar Broadcasting Group, Inc. & Nexstar Digital LLC.  Learn more at www.nexstar.tv.

    EEO Statement:

    Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

    Position Summary

    Legacy CBS Station serving beautiful Rochester, NY and the Finger Lakes region, located on the shores of Lake Ontario.  Rochester offers the cultural amenities of a major city without the traffic congestion, as well as year-round family-friendly activities and festivals, all in a diverse community.  Educational opportunities abound at all levels, ranging from 11 local high schools ranked among the best in the nation to 19 exceptional colleges and universities with more than 83,000 students, including the University of Rochester, Eastman School of Music, and Rochester Institute of Technology.

     

    Cultural amenities include the Rochester Philharmonic, touring Broadway shows, a vibrant concert scene, the Rochester Jazz Festival, Rochester Fringe Festival, and a wide variety of museums, including the nationally recognized Strong Museum of Play.  Rochester offers plentiful interstate access to destinations like Toronto and the Adirondacks, and the region is home to nationally renowned wineries, Niagara Falls, and stunning state parks like Letchworth, recently named #1 in America by USA Today. 

     

    NEWS 8 WROC is Rochester’s first TV station, with a 70+ year history and a film/video archive that goes back to 1962.  The station itself is in a quiet neighborhood with free parking, easy access to downtown, interstates, Park Avenue shops and restaurants, and the East Avenue Wegmans. The spacious station features a state-of-the-art studio, award-winning News and Creative Services departments, and a long tradition of solid journalism, including a recent national Edward R. Murrow Award for Social Media. 

     

    To learn more about our beautiful area click here  - https://www.rochesterbiz.com/live/quality-of-life

     

    WROC- TV News 8 is committed to developing talent and interest in our industry and provides a wide range of internship opportunities for students interested in the Broadcasting industry. An internship at WROC-TV can provide you the chance to explore your career interests, acquire marketable job skills while “learning the ropes” of the industry, establish professional contacts, and gain practical work experience. Because internships at WROC News 8 are designed for learning experiences only, they are unpaid.

    Essential Duties and Responsibilities

    The WROC-TV News 8 internship program offers opportunities in the areas of News, Promotion, Digital Media, Sales, Weather and Sports. Our internships offer meaningful educational and work experiences designed to meet the academic and career goals of the intern. Every effort will be made to place you in the internship of your choice.Our management team will teach and encourage, but it’s up to the student to bring the enthusiasm to learn. Because internships at WROC News8 are designed for learning experiences only, they are unpaid.


    Eligibility:

    • 18 years of age
    • Enrolled in an accredited school, college or university
    • Able to provide a letter from the student’s school stating that the student will be granted credit for the internship.

                                To apply, please email your resume to Internships@WROCTV.com

     

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