Positions

Music and Programming

91.3fm WYEP, an independent, eclectic, community-based public radio music station in Pittsburgh, seeks a Music and Programming intern for our radio programming department.

To apply for any of these positions, fill out this application.

Duties and responsibilities for this for-credit unpaid position include:

  • Training on WYEP Master Control broadcast equipment, including Master Control on-air board, ENCO, Adobe Audition, CD players, DAT machine, VCR, phone unit, and microphone use.
  • Maintaining and cataloging WYEP Music Library
  • Study how a daily ‘Mix’ radio program is produced at WYEP
  • Assist in producing Weekday Mix shows; finding information for on-air use
  • Maintenance of databases for Mix features; archiving audio of in-studio performances
  • Learning about WYEP programming philosophies, mission and audience development
  • Administrative tasks such as aiding in station events on- and off-site; database entry, music cataloging, phone reception, etc.
  • Additional duties and responsibilities related to the operations of WYEP

Broadcast and Audio Production

91.3fm WYEP, an independent, eclectic, community-based public radio music station in Pittsburgh, seeks a Broadcast and Audio Production intern to assist our radio programming and production department.

Duties and responsibilities for this for-credit unpaid position include:

  • Learn and practice audio editing with Adobe Audition
  • Learn and prepare content with Digital Audio Delivery System
  • Assist with creation and production of promotional spots and special programming
  • Edit and prepare network programming for on-air purposes
  • Administrative tasks such as aiding in station events on- and off-site; database entry, music cataloging, phone reception, etc.
  • Additional duties and responsibilities related to the operations of WYEP

Programming

91.3fm WYEP, an independent, eclectic, community-based public radio music station in Pittsburgh, is looking for interns to assist our radio programming and production department.

Duties and responsibilities for this for-credit unpaid position include:

  • Learn the overall mission on 91.3fm WYEP
  • Assist Program Director with daily writing of announcer talks, promos for air, and assembly of music charts
  • Help to review, enter, and label new music for specialty programming
  • Learn nuances of of our Music Master program that we incorporate to schedule daily music.
  • Assist with ENCO music library
  • Help to coordinate and assist with set up of studio sessions and in-studio performances.
  • Categorize and file music.
  • Learn and acquire knowledge about programming the non-commercial AAA format, audiences, and appealing to a critical mass of listeners.
  • Additional duties and responsibilities related to the operations of WYEP

Education and Community Engagement

91.3fm WYEP, an independent, eclectic, community-based public radio music station in Pittsburgh, is looking for interns to assist our Education and Community Engagement department.

Duties and responsibilities for this for-credit unpaid position include:

  • Creating and distributing promotional materials
  • Event planning duties such as contacting vendors, helping with day-of activities, etc.
  • Manage web content for the department
  • Assisting with departmental programming
  • Manage the facility calendar
  • Other duties can be designed by the intern in conjunction with the Director of Education and Community Engagement based on interest in areas such as marketing, programming, and education
  • Additional duties and responsibilities related to the operations of WYEP