News Intern

Location Lincoln, NE
Type Internship
Apply by March 18, 2022
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Posted on December 14, 2021


10/11 NOW is accepting applications for a part time news intern in Lincoln, NE. This is a paid position. You will be a contributing member of the news team, with a focus on learning about the broadcast industry and how a newsroom works. There may be on-air opportunities for the right candidate. Exact shift is to be determined.

General Responsibilities:
• Contribute to newscasts as needed.
• Assist reporters while in the field.
• Help provide content for 1011 News digital and social media platforms.
• Work flexible hours.

• Pursuing a journalism degree or similar.
• A willingness to learn and be a team player.
• Available to work 10-15 hours a week.
• Strong communication and writing skills.

About KOLN:
KOLN is the CBS affiliate in the Lincoln, Hastings, Kearney market. Located in the thriving capital city of Lincoln, the station is the area`s dominant news leader, with number one newscasts in every daypart. The 1011NOW news brand is well-known throughout the region as a trusted source for quality news, weather, and sports coverage.

About Gray Television:
Gray Television provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Gray Television complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

Gray Television expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status. Improper interference with the ability of Gray’s employees to perform their job duties may result in discipline up to and including discharge.
As a condition of employment, Gray Television will require that newly hired employees, whether part-time or full-time, be fully vaccinated against the coronavirus by the first workday to the extent permitted by applicable law unless you qualify for a medical or religious accommodation