Television

KET is Kentucky’s only statewide media organization, serving more than one million people each week with programs and services that educate, inform, and inspire.  In addition to broadcasting PBS programming, KET produces a variety of award-winning local productions. KET also creates and provides highly regarded instructional resources, reaching students and educators throughout Kentucky and the nation.  KET has the following full-time position opening at its Lexington Network Center.

JOB TITLE:                Adult Education Specialist


KET is Kentucky’s only statewide media organization, serving more than one million people each week with programs and services that educate, inform, and inspire.  In addition to broadcasting PBS programming, KET produces a variety of award-winning local productions. KET also creates and provides highly regarded instructional resources, reaching students and educators throughout Kentucky and the nation.  KET has the following full-time position opening at the Network Center in Lexington. 

JOB TITLE:   On-Camera Host-Reporter / Producer


WNIT Public Television in South Bend, IN seeks a full-time or part-time Multimedia Journalist/Segment Producer specializing in education reporting for a weekly magazine-style program. Bachelor’s degree in journalism, communications, or field related to content specialty preferred. Full description of qualifications and duties at www.wnit.org/jobs.  


Smoky Hills PBS is seeking a Director of Membership Engagement.  This position will lead our membership department in recruiting, cultivating and retaining members.

Duties will include, but are not limited to:

  • Supervise and manage the membership department and staff

  • Coordinate and plan all membership campaigns, including direct marketing, digital marketing, special events engagement, on-air campaigns and membership services


Department: NewsHour Productions, LLC

Supervisor:  Associate Broadcast Producer

Status: Full-Time, Non-Exempt, 1 year

The News Assistant program is designed to give recent college graduates practical experience in a broadcast news setting. During their tenure, News Assistants are exposed to many aspects of producing a nightly television news program and may have the opportunity to rotate through any, or all of the following areas:


Creative Director, Graphics

Full-time, Regular, Exempt

 

ABOUT THE ROLE

PBS NewsHour is hiring a Creative Director, Graphics to lead our graphics department. In this position, you will not only manage the motion graphics style for our program (broadcast and digital), but inspire a team of talented artists. You’ll work closely with the digital team to develop graphics for daily news coverage, special event coverage, and long form video productions. You’ll report to our VP, Operations.

 

YOUR FIRST 90 DAYS


 

Gwen Ifill Washington Week Fellow

Arlington, VA

 

Do you have a passion for journalism, new media and public television?  The Gwen Ifill Washington Week Fellowship for emerging journalists is where you can gain hands-on, real-world experience working on "Washington Week," the longest running news analysis program on PBS.  The program is seeking news junkies who are creative and have strong attention to detail. Journalism and political science graduates are preferred but not required.


 

Senior Producer, Washington Week

 

As the Washington Week Senior Producer, you will develop and manage the editorial content and production for the weekly national broadcast and assets for related digital platforms. You will work closely with the program’s moderator, executive producer and production team to ensure that the series is at the top of its game, providing the best analysis and in-depth coverage of the news that has come to define Washington Week.

 

On an average day, you can expect to:


Production Assistant, Segment Unit

Full-time, Regular, Non-Exempt

 

 

ABOUT THE ROLE

Your role as our PA, Segment Unit is integral in the coordination of many of the production elements involved with the broadcast and online broadcast. You’ll work with senior producers, producers, editors and other staff. You’ll also be responsible for a diverse range of writing, research, editing, production, and tracking services to support the PBS NewsHour.

 

YOUR FIRST 90 DAYS

 


 

Production Assistant, Washington Week

Full-time, Regular, Non-Exempt

Reports to: Senior Producer, Washington Week

 

We’re looking to hire a Production Assistant for our Washington Week team. As our PA, you will contribute to the production of our live, weekly broadcast and our online/social media content. You will be researching, gathering video elements, and monitoring/logging live news events. There will also be some administrative/operational support you will provide to the rest of the team.