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 hrmail@witf.org.

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Current Open Positions

Education Project Coordinator

WITF is seeking a part-time employee to support our Explore In The Classroom program and other educational special projects. The ideal candidate should have experience working with education professionals and lesson plan delivery in an urban school setting. The candidate should also have strong organizational skills and experience supporting children with challenging behaviors. The position also involves coordinating activities with district teachers and principals, working directly with the students, and assisting the teachers with other Explore In The Classroom activities.

Explore In The Classroom is a program for students in kindergarten and 1st grade that is designed to engage students and teachers in play. Lesson plans are provided. Candidates should have a Bachelor's Degree in Education or commensurate experience as well as provide active background clearances to work in a public school setting. Pay starts at $16/hour but is negotiable based on experience. The schedule for this position is 20 hours/week, but could require additional hours when working in the classroom. WITF is an EOE.

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Part Time Production Crew

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.  Pay starts at $15.00/hour.  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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Current Internship Positions 

WITF offers resume-building, academic experience to college students across a variety of disciplines.  While our internships are unpaid, interns using their internship for academic credit have the opportunity to apply for a stipend through the Chronister Internship Endowment

WITF is currently accepting applications for the following internships for the Spring 2018 academic semester: 

  • Content Marketing Internship
  • Fundraising Internship
  • Education Services Internship
  • Human Resources Internship
  • Radio Production Internship
  • Television Production Internship

For more information and to apply, please click here.

 

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