Careers and Internships

witf-pmc.jpgWITF, a multimedia company and a destination, is one of the country's top-performing and most entrepreneurial public broadcasting organizations, serves the 41st largest media market.

The company comprises public broadcasting stations WITF TV, WITF FM, news networks RadioPA Networks and Pennsylvania Public Radio, regional magazine Central PA, WITF.org, WITF Educational Services, TFM Advertising and Media Solutions.

Serving the beautiful and historic Susquehanna Valley in South Central Pennsylvania (with easy access from Routes 283, 83, 81 and the PA Turnpike)-offering a reasonable cost of living. WITF is located just one and one half hours from Baltimore, two hours from Washington and Philadelphia, and three hours from New York City.

If you are involved in a community group that would like to be notified of current job opportunities, please call (717) 704-3000 or email humanresources@witf.org

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Current Open Positions

Maintenance Engineer

WITF is seeking top notch Maintenance Engineers to monitor and maintain studio production, origination and transmission equipment such as cameras, videotape equipment, distribution equipment, switchers, and editors on a regular, part-time evening schedule (weekdays & weekends). Perform Operation Technician duties as needed and train employees in operation of production, recording and broadcast equipment. May be assigned to engineer studio productions. Endeavor to maintain high quality control standards. Union position. Associates degree in Electronics, Electronic Technology or Broadcast Engineering experience preferred. Minimum 3 years' experience or equivalent combination of education and experience. EOE.

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Associate Director of Major Giving

WITF's Development team seeks a creative, dynamic professional to cultivate a specific portfolio of major and deferred gift prospects to secure immediate and long-term gift revenue. The Associate Director of Major Giving will represent our organization to a variety of constituencies, meetings, groups, and individuals for the purpose of introducing WITF and cultivating beneficial relationships. A Bachelor's degree is preferred with two to four years of major giving, planned giving and/or foundation experience, or equivalent combination of education and experience. Grant writing experience is required. The ideal candidate must be self-motivated, organized, and a flexible multi-tasker who possesses mature judgment, with excellent listening, verbal and written communication skills and is able to work with a wide range of personalities and relationships. WITF offers competitive benefits that include medical, dental, and vision insurance as well as a generous 401(k) with company match. WITF is an equal opportunity employer.

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Senior Maintenance Engineer

Experienced Maintenance Engineer wanted to monitor and maintain remote production trucks, studio production, origination and transmission equipment such as cameras, videotape equipment, distribution equipment, switchers, and editors. Our engineers determine specs and requisitions for new equipment and maintenance supplies, perform Operation Technician duties as needed, and train employees in operation of production, recording and broadcast equipment as well as engineer studio and remote audio and video productions while striving to maintain high quality control standards.

Associates degree in Electronics, Electronic Technology and Broadcast Engineering experience required. Minimum 3 years' experience or equivalent combination of education and experience. Typical shift includes weekends. Valid driver's license required. Class B CDL with air brake certification preferred or willingness to obtain. Must be able to climb 70 ft. and endure extreme hot and cold conditions for occasional outside work. This position is a NABET Union position. WITF offers excellent benefits to eligible employees, including medical, dental, vision, life insurance, 401(k) plan with company match, holidays, vacation time and more. WITF is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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Anchor/Reporter, Part Time - Radio PA

Radio Pennsylvania is seeking a broadcast professional to cover news stories of state and regional interest for statewide radio network comprised of more than 60 affiliates across Pennsylvania. Shift is early morning weekend hours and occasional weekday fill-ins (hours to vary). Position reports to the News Director and involves writing and anchoring newscasts, covering press conferences, producing story packages, conducting interviews, producing long-form programming and providing news feeds for affiliates. Applicants must have experience in digital audio editing and field reporting, with a minimum of at least 1-2 years of experience in broadcast journalism.

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Part Time Smart Talk Producer

Join WITF's nationally award-winning newsroom in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, as a producer for our daily public affairs radio show, Smart Talk. You'll be responsible for researching topics, scheduling guests, writing previews online and producing the radio show. The successful candidate must have a bachelor's degree and experience in as a journalist, reporter, or producer. The individual should possess the ability to work independently, while producing excellent journalism.  WITF is an equal opportunity employer.

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Production Crew - Part Time

WITF is seeking creative and experienced production crew members to join our team on a regular, part-time evening schedule (weekdays & weekends) for a live program in studio. We are looking to fill various positions including: Director, Technical Director, Studio Audio Operator, Studio Camera Operator, CG Operator, Prompter Operator, and Video Playback Operator. Requires previous television operations; 3-5 years' experience for Director, TD and Audio and 1-2 years' experience for all other areas. Union position.  WITF is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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Current Internship Positions 

None at this time.

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