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.

Broadcast Operations Technician

Mountain Lake PBS is seeking a Broadcast Operations Technician to work in the engineering department to maintain the station’s technical equipment both in the studio and at our transmission sites. Applicants should be efficient in troubleshooting hardware and software of broadcast equipment, production equipment, and supporting equipment such as AC power generators, uninterruptible power supplies, cooling systems, etc. Applicants should have a general knowledge of video production and maintenance skills that can be applied throughout the office. 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

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