Jobs and Internships

Jobs and Careers

Account Representative

Mountain Lake PBS, which serves the beautiful Adirondack region, seeks an experienced and energetic Account Representative to join our development team. This position works to secure essential corporate support for Mountain Lake PBS’ programs and initiatives, including local and national programs like Masterpiece and Mountain Lake Journal, and for special events and educational activities. The right candidate for this position will have sales experience, and a strong belief in the value of public broadcasting. This position will remain open until filled. Mountain Lake PBS is an equal opportunity employer. See full job description here

To apply email your resume and cover letter to HR@mlpbs.org.


Internships

2020 New York State Broadcasters Association Intern Program

Attention high school seniors and undergraduate college students interested in a career in radio and television broadcasting.  Would you like to work at WCFE, Mountain Lake PBS?  If a career in broadcasting sounds interesting, send us a resume and cover letter telling us why you’d like to work for us.  We’ll review your application and perhaps call you in for an interview.  Internships may run Fall, Spring or Summer semesters.  Send your application to the NYSBA Intern Program, WCFE- Mountain Lake PBS, One Sesame Street, Plattsburgh, NY 12901 or email it to hr@mlpbs.org and place NYSBA Intern in the subject line.  Good luck!  Get your application in today.  Deadline is February 7th, 2020.

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS:

It is the intent of this program to actively recruit and hire interns that are:

–  at least 17 years of age

–  residents of New York State or attending school in New York State

–  first time entrants into the program

Production

This position is coordinated through the SUNY Plattsburgh Mass Communications Department and is full time for one semester. An academic internship is dependent on department approval, required courses, and GPA, and is normally done in senior year. Interns assist in local productions as production assistant, videotape editor, videographer, or researcher. When appropriate and in collaboration with a producer interns serve as writer or field interviewer. This internship is for credit hours only and is unpaid.

Marketing & Communications

Opportunities to become involved might include assisting with social media creation and management, website content creation and maintenance, writing press releases,  researching media opportunities, creating and placing advertising, planning and executing special events, assist with mailings, as well as handling details of a wide range of projects and activities related to the promotion of Mountain Lake PBS. Minimum 6 hours per week. This internship can be for credit hours or as a volunteer position.

Development

Internships in this field allow you to expand your knowledge of non-profit administration and improve your communication skills in various forms. As an intern you would assist with: letter writing and/or design for appeals, thank you letters to donors and volunteers, budget development, revenue analysis, information and data management, expanding the overall mission of Mountain Lake PBS with creative ingenuity, and events and member drives.


Mountain Lake PBS is an equal opportunity employer, and offers employment opportunities in a variety of disciplines including production, programming, development, communications, engineering, information technology and many other areas.

If you are interested in applying for a position or internship, please email or mail your cover letter and resume to:

HR@mlpbs.org

Mountain Lake PBS
ATTN: Human Resources
One Sesame Street
Plattsburgh, NY 12901