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.

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Current Open Positions

StateImpact PA Project Manager

From the struggles of the coal industry, to rise of natural gas and renewables, and the future of nuclear power, StateImpact Pennsylvania (SIPA) has worked to help listeners better understand how the state's energy and environmental policy impacts their lives. This part-time position will  handle logistics, purchasing, financial record-keeping, invoices, payments, revenue generation and event planning for the expansion of StateImpact Pennsylvania through a Regional Journalism Center grant from the Corporation for Public Broadcasting.  This position will coordinate the logistics of project events and community engagement activities, and be the project's liaison with finance and revenue staff members at each participating station.  Candidates should have a Bachelor's degree with more than one year of project management experience or equivalent experience in a similar role as well as excellent communication and organizational skills.

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Digital Services Specialist

WITF is seeking a data-driven and detail-oriented team member to provide functional and technical support for our portfolio of digital properties and services. The Digital Services Specialist will be familiar with multiple web platforms and tools including content management systems, email management systems, analytics tools, and streaming and on-demand audio/video services. The ideal candidate will become our resident expert on content management and email marketing tools, ensure the quality publication and delivery of content through these channels, and provide analysis and information to inform decisions regarding all things digital.

Associate's degree or higher in communications, public relations, or information systems preferred.  Minimum 1-2 years professional experience working in this field. Project Management experience is a plus. WITF offers excellent benefits to eligible employees, including medical, dental, vision, company paid life insurance, and a 401(k) plan with a generous company match along with paid holidays, vacation, and sick time. WITF is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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StateImpact Pennsylvania Editor

Pennsylvania is at the intersection the country's energy transformation.

From the struggles of the coal industry, to rise of natural gas and renewables, and the future of nuclear power, StateImpact Pennsylvania (SIPA) has worked to help listeners better understand how the state's energy and environmental policy impacts their lives. Now, StateImpact Pennsylvania (SIPA) is looking for a skilled, creative and ambitious multi-platform editor to lead our nationally-award winning project.

The ideal candidate to guide SIPA's expansion through a CPB Regional Journalism Center should have experience leading in a digital-first, multimedia team. If you have a passion for telling powerful stories with unique and diverse voices, and can help journalists turn complex topics into compelling radio, TV, and online stories for a wide audience, this is the job for you. We are looking for an editor able to handle a fast-paced environment while also taking on long-range projects as part of a team with journalists based in Harrisburg, Philadelphia and Pittsburgh.

You will be responsible for working the team to set a statewide editorial strategy and the four journalists in crafting informative reports that will be distributed through all our platforms: radio, TV, our website, Twitter, Facebook, and more. You'll also be someone who uses social media to reach an active and engaged audience across Pennsylvania. Your team will have a big impact in covering energy and environmental policies developed at the state Capitol. If you want your journalism to have the potential to make a difference, you want to be here. The position is also a part of the national NPR energy and environment collaborative reporting project, with weekly calls with NPR editors and fellow energy reporters from across the country. Your stories will be distributed across the state and air nationally. 

You will help develop a strong video strategy as well as public forums and panel discussions as part of the grant-funded expansion of SIPA.

Newsroom leaders with multimedia, with an emphasis on audio editing, experience are preferred, but print journalists willing to learn audio writing and editing are encouraged to apply. 

We'd love to welcome you StateImpact Pennsylvania...a project that's been recognized with two RTDNA National Edward R. Murrow awards, a duPont-Columbia Silver Baton, an ONA award and a SPJ Sigma Delta Chi award since 2011.

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RadioPA Account Executive

RadioPA is looking for a self-starter to join our sales team. The ideal candidate will possess a college degree and minimum of 3 years of outside sales experience. Media experience is a plus but not required. Creative orientation and the ability to think strategically is a must. Responsibilities include selling to regional clients across a multi-market platform. Some travel is required. RadioPA is a part of WITF Enterprises, a subsidiary of WITF, Inc. RadioPA offers full time employees several benefits including medical, dental, and vision insurance from your first day as well a 401(k) with a generous company match. WITF and RadioPA are EOE.

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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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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 

There are no current internship positions available.  Please check back again later.  Thanks!

 

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