News internship will be responsible for a variety of duties. They will be asked to answer the assignment desk phone, take viewer comments and story ideas, make phone calls, and set up interviews, as well as search for file tapes. As part of the internship, they will be offered the opportunity to go out on stories to observe a news crew as well as be given the opportunity to produce a resume tape. Advanced candidates could find themselves reporting and shooting stories. Depending on the intern’s education, background, and experience, they may be offered the opportunity to report. The goal will be to leave with at least three on-air worthy stories at the end of the internship.
To apply for an internship at WXXV-TV
If you are interested in applying for this position please email your resume and internship application to : firstname.lastname@example.org,
Human Resource WXXV-TV
P.O. Box 2500
Gulfport. MS 39505
No phone call
If you have a website or an online resume, please include a link to it as well. Just because you apply doesn’t mean you’ll get the internship since we have a limited number of positions open each year.
We utilize DMV & criminal background checks as a condition of employment.
WXXV is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to diversity in our workforce. It is our policy to attract and retain the best-qualified people available, without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, disability or status as a Special Disabled Veteran, Vietnam Era Veteran or other qualifying veteran.