The Walt Disney Company Programming Production Internship ABC7(KABC-TV), DATG (CA)- Fall 2018 in Glendale, California

KABC-TV is an ABC owned television station (OTVS), located in a state-of-the-art facility in Glendale, near downtown Los Angeles. The station is in the #2 ranked television market in the country. Weekly, ABC7 produces over forty-four hours of local news, public affairs, magazine programs and public service campaigns. You will have opportunity to observe and participate in the daily work and operations of a major market television station.

Responsibilities : Your Role…

You will have opportunity to participate in the production of ABC7 weekly half-hour magazine, public affairs and special event shows (including “Eye on L.A.”).

As the Programming Production intern, you may:

-work with the show producers in researching stories, setting up interviews, and assisting on field camera shoots.

-assist in the post-production process.

-be part of the social media engagement strategy for the various programs, including writing for the web.

-log and transcribe interviews.

-assist with general office tasks.

Basic Qualifications :

What you bring to the role:

-Previous internship experience in production.

-Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher.

-Experience with MS Office including Word, PowerPoint, Excel and Outlook.

-Proficiency with an editing program such as AVID, Adobe Premiere and/or Final Cut Pro.

-Major or previous coursework in Film & Television, Communications or related major.


-All candidates must be eligible to work in the US.

-All candidates must be at least 18 years old.

-All candidates must currently be enrolled in an accredited college or university and taking at least one class – OR – be a recent graduate of an accredited college or university within the last six (6) months - OR - be currently participating in the Disney College Program, Disney Culinary Program or Disney Professional Internship Program in order to qualify for this internship.

-All candidates must be available during the months of September through December for the Fall internship program.

-All candidates must be available to work 24 hours/week.

-Shifts available are Monday through Friday, 10:00 am-6:00 pm; weekends occasional.

-All candidates must be able to have a consistent, reliable work schedule throughout the session.

-All candidates must provide their own housing and transportation for the duration of the internship.

Preferred Qualifications :

Preferred Training/Education:

-Junior or Senior-level standing, or a recent graduate within 6 months of graduation date.

-Courses taken in producing/writing/editing (Preditor).

-Thorough knowledge/experience using social media/social media management.

-Previous experience (academic or internship) in journalism (print and/or broadcast); television, news and new media production; and/or television news script writing.

Job ID: 560761BR

Location: Glendale,California

Job Posting Company: Media Networks