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Positions Available

Multimedia Summer Paid Internship for American Indian/Alaska Native

Summer Internship June 1, 2015 - August 14, 2015

Production/journalism internships with AZPM provides students with a unique, hands-on opportunity to learn how local documentaries, feature stories, direct-to-web content, public affairs and magazine style programs are produced -- from concept to actual live and taped production. Student interns work in the field, studio, editing suites, news room and production offices of AZPM.

This internship is open to Junior/Senior undergraduate college students, Graduate and Ph.D. students with a background in communications, journalism, broadcasting, American Indian Studies, production and/or media studies. Applicants should have a strong interest in production, on-air and/or technical work in the radio and television broadcast industry. They should also understand the importance of social media and its role in broadcasting.

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  • Opens: March 5, 2015
  • Ends: March 25, 2015
  • Review Begins: TBD

Radio Announcer-Classical - (Part-Time)

Arizona Public Media seeks individuals who can host/anchor local network programming and/or introduce and announce CLASSICAL musical recordings for the KUAT/KUAZ radio stations on assigned shift(s) and on an on-call basis. On call availability may involve weekend evenings, holidays, and other shifts as scheduled. This is a permanent part-time position with hours not to exceed 19 per week.

  • Opens: Oct. 29, 2014
  • Ends: Open Until Filled
  • Review Begins: Nov. 5, 2014

Content Producer- Arts (Multi-Media)

Arizona Public Media is seeking a candidate for the position of Content Producer- Arts (Multi-Media) . The successful candidate will join a growing team of producers and reporters providing content for multiple media platforms including radio, television, and online.

Under the general supervision of the Executive Producer, this position is responsible for producing creative, compelling, and intelligent program content for Arizona Public Media. Develops, creates, and produces high quality content for news, promotion, and production across multiple media platforms.

Duties may include, but not be limited to:

  • Producing, directing, reporting, writing, and editing new, arts and culture stories as well as public affairs, feature, documentary, and promotional content for radio, television, and online platforms.
  • Maintaining current knowledge and understanding of current Arts and Culture events and community issues, especially those that affect Southern Arizona.
  • Researching and preparing news, feature, and documentary length stories for local, regional, national, and online delivery.
  • Following up on stories, determining interview subjects, conducting interviews, and writing and editing stories for local, regional, national and online delivery and evaluating worthiness of news stories.
  • Producing high quality work on a regular, consistent basis with attention to accuracy, fairness, balance, and professional delivery; exercising good judgment, ethics, and integrity in compliance with AZPM's Code of Editorial Ethics and Practices.
  • Interfacing with staff, editorial managers and supervisors to create a professional cooperative working environment in the delivery of content using multiple distribution platforms.

  • Opens: Oct. 23, 2014
  • Ends: Open Until Filled
  • Review Begins: TBD

About Working at Arizona Public Media

Arizona Public Media is committed to providing excellence in Public Broadcasting to the diverse communities of southern Arizona. Our employees are the single most important resource, making all we achieve possible.

Arizona Public Media values creativity, diversity and sincerity in public service. Arizona Public Media is an AA/ADA/EEO employer. We encourage all those qualified to apply.

In accordance with FCC guidelines (adopted Nov. 7, 2002), Arizona Public Media is required to provide notification of full-time job vacancies to organizations involved in assisting job seekers upon request by such organization.

As a public service, Arizona Public Media Human Resources office will provide notification of jobs to interested organizations. To request notification, write:

Arizona Public Media
PO Box 210067
Tucson, AZ 85721-0067

Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Links:
The University of Arizona's Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Office Web site
U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) AZPM Public File