Oregon Public Broadcasting
7140 SW Macadam Ave.
DescriptionOPB is the largest cultural and education institution in the region, delivering excellence in public broadcasting to 1.5 million people each week through television, radio and the Internet. Widely recognized as a national leader in the public broadcasting arena, OPB is a major contributor to the program schedule that serves the entire country. OPB is one of the most-used and most-supported public broadcasting services in the country and is generously supported by 120,000 contributors.
OPB’s college internship program provides students with the opportunity to observe and participate in the daily activities of a broadcast center, as well as develop strong organizational and management skills.
ResponsibilitiesFor a full list of internship opportunities, please visit www.opb.org/internships
Fund Raising: Donor and Business Development
KMHD Jazz Radio
On Air Design/ Marketing
Production: KMHD Jazz Radio
Production: Local/National Television
Production: Oregon Art Beat and Oregon Field Guide
Production: Oregon Lens
Production: Project Development, National TV Productions
Radio: Think Out Loud
For full details about this internship and the application process, please visit www.opb.org/internships. Applications submitted via internships.com will not be considered. In order to be considered please submit your application in the ways outlined at www.opb.org/internships.
RequirementsThe intern must be currently enrolled in an college-level academic course or program. Documentation that the student is receiving academic credit for the internship must be provided.
The intern must be available for a minimum of 12 hours per week to participate in the internship program. A time commitment of at least 20 hours per week results in the most effective internship; however, needs may vary by department.
Each intern is required to keep a daily record of hours worked via OPB's electronic sign in system. Coverage under OPB's insurance policy is contingent upon the daily completion of a time sheet.