Job Opportunities

Statewide Morning News Reporter/Producer

The Statewide Morning News Reporter/Producer is responsible for writing, editing and producing statewide morning newscasts that reflect the pertinent stories of the day from across Alaska. The Statewide Morning News Reporter/Producer must have excellent news judgment and be able to confidently determine the best mix of stories for a statewide audience. The AM reporter/producer will monitor Alaska Public media’s Statewide News Service station reports, AP, other state news organizations and social media for the most current morning news. Daily morning newscasts to be produced for all platforms and networks of Alaska Public Media, the source of NPR radio, PBS television for South Central Alaska and the stewards of Alaska Public Media’s Statewide News Service. This position also requires general assignment reporting after the AM news cycle is complete.

Television IT/Broadcast Engineer

Alaska Public Media (AKPM) seeks a Television IT/Broadcast Engineer. The IT/Broadcast Engineer is responsible for the installation, proper operation and maintenance of a wide array of state-of-the-art computer based systems used for modern day television and radio broadcasting. The IT/Broadcast Engineer is also responsible for the administrative IT infrastructure for Alaska Public Media and must be experienced with baseband digital video and audio, real time and current non-real time digital video/audio compression technology, television broadcast automation, television traffic systems and digital television broadcast delivery.
Event Volunteer Specialist (2 needed)
Assist in the coordination of planning, execution, and post-performance review for Alaska Public Media special events. Typically, we conduct 6-9 events a year such as special film screenings or press events within the community, VIP receptions, PBS KIDS character visits to hospitals and special venues, and ticketed NPR or PBS guest appearances. From the exciting – like idea generation – to the essential – like setting up the room and coordinating caterers – and the satisfying – helping engage our communities in public media – this position will work with the Director of Member Engagement and Director of Marketing.

Internship Opportunities

Internship Program 
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