Careers at Rhode Island PBS
Position: Public Access Coordinator
Basic Function: The Public Access Coordinator for PEG (Public, Education & Government) Access Television will provide information to the members of the community about Public Access Television opportunities; provide guidance and instruction to volunteers in the use of the production equipment for local programming needs; coordinate proper playback of programming and provide timely updates of community information.
Position: Television Reporter
Basic Function: Collaborate with team to generate and pitch solid story ideas. Work with senior staff and producers to line up interviews and conduct interviews. This individual will write scripts, is familiar with Final Cut Pro X, and contributes to the weekly newsmagazine broadcast.
Prospective employees should submit their resumes to:
Rhode Island PBS
Attention: Personnel Department: Mary-Catherine Armstrong
Internships for fall, spring and summer semesters are available for college juniors and seniors seeking experience in Social Media | Communications | Public Relations at Rhode Island PBS. This internship focuses on audience growth and engagement using social media. Internship also includes exposure to public and media relations to promote the station, its programs, and events. Interested students should request the internship description and requirements before applying by contacting Lucie Raposo, Director of Public Information.
Internships are also available for college students wishing to gain experience and knowledge of the day to day operation of a broadcast station. Internship would include exposure to the Programming, Traffic & Development areas of the station. Interested students should contact Kim Keough, Director of Production, for further details.
Internships for fall, spring and summer semesters are available for college students in our Education Services Department. This internship focuses on development and distribution of media-based instructional resources and services – full description of services here. The internship is intended for students currently studying for a career in teaching and/or educational media. Interested students should please email a cover letter and resume to Jon Rubin, Director of Education Services.
No phone calls please.