FOX40 Newsroom Internship

The FOX40 Newsroom is bustling with activity from the wee hours of the morning until well into late evening. The product delivered over the air each morning and evening, and online 24/7, is the result of the hard work of the behind-the-scene writers, gatherers, producers and editors.

The application process for FOX40’s 2017 Fall/Winter session is now open.  We will accept resumes through September 29, 2017, and the session will start October 2017.  Send resume and information to Ed.Chapuis@FOX40.com for review. Thank you for your interest in an internship in the FOX40 Newsroom.

Internship Overview:

Assist the Assignment Desk in researching story ideas and coordinating crews of reporters and photographers in their daily assignments. Tasks may include retrieving file materials, answering telephones, making beat checks, and assisting assignment editors and reporters in setting up coverage plans.

Support live news broadcasts with program content creation. This is an opportunity to learn and participate in the daily production of a fast-paced, major market newscast. Tasks may include writing scripts for live newscasts, creating graphic elements and assisting in story research.

Assist the Web Producers in story research and writing, use social media to gather information or share station content, and video publishing. Tasks may include conducting internet searches, scanning and reading multiple news sources, writing posts for station social media accounts, creating content for station’s website.

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