KFMB STATIONS - Internships - CBS News 8 - San Diego, CA News Station - KFMB Channel 8


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KFMB Stations/Attn: Human Resources
7677 Engineer Road
San Diego, CA 92111

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KFMB STATIONS - Internships


KFMB (Human Resources) is seeking a highly motivated intern to assist with various HR projects. Candidates must be currently enrolled in a Bachelors Degree program in Human Resources (Junior or Senior status) and have a strong desire to learn more about HR and how to apply the skills they have already learned. Intern must be able to follow directions yet still work independently (under supervision), perform detail oriented work with a high degree of accuracy, and have excellent writing skills. Must also be proficient with Microsoft Word and Excel and internet savvy.


CBS News 8's internship program is intended to assist students who are interested in pursuing a career in the broadcasting industry.

Internships will provide students with an opportunity to learn about television broadcasting as well as hands-on experience in the newsroom. Selected candidates will work closely with producers and will assist with various functions such as researching story ideas, writing scripts, retrieving video and working in the control room to bring the news to our viewers.

We are looking for interns who are committed to a career in broadcasting and have already completed some prior journalism courses. Prior media-based internships and/or previous work experience in the broadcasting industry will also be taken into consideration when evaluating applicants. Juniors and seniors are preferred.


Internships are available in KFMB’s Radio (100.7 KFM-BFM & AM 760) & Television (CBS News 8 & The CW San Diego) Promotions departments. Interns will be able to gain work experience by working alongside our “Roadies” street team while coordinating promotional events and creating online interactions with our audience via social media. This is a great opportunity for students interested in pursuing a career in marketing, event coordination, promotions, etc. Candidates must be able to drive themselves to/from locations and be able to lift 30-40 lbs. Internship hours are flexible but may involve some weekends/evenings and/or holidays.


Internship is geared towards a better understanding of radio programming, including show preparation, production, call screening, and technical assistance during live broadcasts. Candidates must be available 10-15 hours/week. Previous experience in public or commercial radio is helpful.


KFMB Interactive's internship program is designed for students interested in pursuing a career in either online journalism or multimedia graphic design.

Selected journalism interns will work directly with the KFMB Interactive content team gathering and updating stories/video for cbs8.com. Interns will learn the process of analyzing content from multiple sources and posting to desktop, mobile, apps and social platforms.

Selected graphic design interns will work with the KFMB Interactive design team on website layout, ad design and design projects that relate to all interactive media platforms.

Each selected intern will have a unique individual project that will be completed during the course of the internship related to their field of study. Internship candidates must demonstrate an interest in online media and have completed upper division journalism/design courses. Juniors and seniors are preferred. Candidates must be available 10-15 hours a week.

Internships are unpaid and therefore interns must be enrolled in a college or university internship program that provides school credit in exchange for no pay.

Candidates must be able to provide proof of credit prior to starting their assignment. If selected, candidates will be required to complete an "Intern Eligibility Form" and "Waiver of Liability Form" for KFMB Stations

NOTE: Applicants should specify AM, FM, TV, Interactive, or Human Resources internship.

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