Investigative and Consumer Intern

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Job Description


NBC 7 and Telemundo 20 San Diego Internships provide students with real world experience and exposure to working in television industry.  Internships at NBC 7 and Telemundo 20 are paid and do not require course credit.


  • Assist with script writing for various newscasts.
  • Log sound that has been shot by field crews.
  • Edit video for newscasts using non-linear editing systems.
  • Create visually appealing and informational graphics.
  • Perform background research for investigative and consumer stories.
  • Talk with contacts, follow-up on emails and setting up stories.
  • Screen calls and emails for good story ideas.
  • Respond to viewer tips to obtain more information.
  • Draft web articles



• Must be functional in MS Word, Excel and PowerPoint.
• Basic knowledge of AP Style
• Must be bilingual (English/Spanish)

Eligibility Requirements:

• In pursuit of an Associate, Bachelor or Graduate degree at an Accredited Institution and be able to provide documentation to confirm your degree progress.
• Current class standing of Junior or above
• Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or above
• The ability to work at the San Diego station.

Desired Characteristics

Desired Characteristics:

• Eager to learn
• Work as a team player
• Self-motivating
• Ability to work in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment