DCTV Technology Intern Application


DCTV Internship Program


Application Deadline Extended: Mon 8/13/19 Mon 1/13/20

Get hands-on experience with a variety of DCTV’s demanding technical needs, which may include: editing/graphics software, post production workflow, equipment maintenance; computer networking​,​ blu-ray​ and DVD production​, ​codecs and compression, ​LTO tape and other emerging technologies​. Learn about the ​general support, maintenance and troubleshooting of DCTV’s technical infrastructure and ​managing our ​growing inventory. With several broadcast documentaries being produced right now at DCTV, a Technology Intern will get immediate exposure to real-world production practices.There may be an opportunity to be involved in creating a short fundraising video and to learn to take and edit promotional photographs for DCTV events and programs. Tuesday, and either Thursday or Friday availability is a plus.

Required Skills:

  • Photo/Video production and editing experience
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office, Google Apps
  • Familiarity with Photoshop/Adobe Suite
  • Highly organized and meticulous
  • Strong written and verbal communication
  • Proactive self-starter
  • Willingness to "get hands dirty" with all aspects of video production, equipment upkeep, and broadcast support
  • Interest in and knowledge of video production equipment

Preferred Skills:

  • Knowledge of Avid Media Composer or other NLE
  • Experience with compression and transcoding
  • Interest in and knowledge of video production equipment
  • Interest in event planning, marketing, arts administration, fundraising, and communication

Accepting Applications Through: 12:00pm on Mon 1/13/20

Internship Term:
12-15 weeks starting 1/27/19

Complete this online application form and attach your cover letter and resume. Incomplete applications will not be considered.

Questions? Inquire via email at internships@dctvny.org. No phone calls please. For news on future internship opportunities, please join the DCTV email list here.