Image Production Assistant

KET Division/Work Location

Production Division
KET Network Center
Lexington, KY

Position Details/Eligibility

This unpaid internship is available year-round. One intern is needed each semester. Junior-, senior-, and graduate-level students attending any Kentucky college or university and Kentucky residents attending a college or university out of state may apply.

10 hours per week (approximately 150 hours per semester) are required, although special arrangements may be made when school requirements differ.


The intern will assist the image producers in implementing KET’s on-air image/marketing objectives. Duties include the following:

  • Pre-production: timing, research, scripting.
  • Production: logging shots, operating teleprompter, proofreading graphic text, conducting research, and assisting with field production.
  • Post Production: logging tapes, digitizing footage, basic editing.

Special Skills Required

Non-linear editing experience, strong clerical and organizational skills, basic computer skills, strong written and verbal communication skills, and previous television production experience.


Interested? Fill out our online internship application form.

Or contact:
Ron Brown
Director of Personnel
600 Cooper Drive
Lexington, KY 40502-2296
(859) 258-7103 or (800) 255-0651
Fax (859) 258-7390