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Internship - Audio & Virtual Operations


Buffalo Toronto Public Media is your local source for television and radio –

WNED PBS, WNED KIDS, WNED Create, WBFO NPR, WNED Classical, and WBFO The Bridge!


We reach Western New York and Southern Ontario and can be streamed from your favorite device.


Engaging our communities through exploration and entertainment—everywhere.


We’re looking for our next Audio & Virtual Operations Intern!


What you’ll be doing:

The Audio & Virtual intern will assist the Audio & Virtual Operations Manager with many aspects of live and recorded productions and events. The intern will gain experience in the coordination and execution of audio and virtual activities and organizational standards for quality control. Hours are flexible and work may be hybrid – a blend of remote and in-office work.  In summary, this individual will:

  • Assist with the execution of live and recorded TV & Radio audio operations, building proficiency in audio programs and equipment, quality control, sound reinforcement, etc.
  • Assist in the recording and editing of promotional and underwriting spots
  • Assist with the recording of voice-over, creating audio that adheres to station standards
  • Assist with set up of audio and virtual equipment for various station events, including pledge drives, staff trainings, etc.
  • Gain a familiarity with a variety of audio & virtual programs and equipment
  • Complies with all BTPM’s policies, procedures and values; displays professional acumen and leads by example
  • Performs all other duties as assigned by a member of management


What you’ll need:

  • Enrolled as an undergraduate or graduate student in media production/editing, communications, or related field – *must be qualifying for college/university course credit, documentation required
  • Familiarity and general interest in audio production equipment and programs
  • Basic computer skills including Microsoft Office or similar programs
  • Creative, approachable, team-focused, professional demeanor         


Because we’re awesome!  You won’t find a better group of talented, energetic people dedicated to quality content and reaching the various communities of our region.  We are proud of our culture and you will gain the best experience when interning with us!  No coffee-fetchers or copy-masters need apply…we want you to have a meaningful experience and bring a fresh perspective to the organization!


*This is an unpaid internship for course credit from an accredited college/university program. Internship documentation or agreement from the school is required. 


Buffalo Toronto Public Media is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to excellence through diversity and inclusion.