Internship: Web Development Intern

KET Division/Work Location

Digital Product Development
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 college or university in Kentucky and the southern Indiana region; 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.

Duties

The internship program may be customized to fit the student’s coursework, experience, and learning goals. Depending on current skills and desired career goals, the intern may be responsible for:

  • Categorizing video content to optimize viewer interest engine data
  • Writing HTML/CSS in the form of Web pages, emails, and other digital content
  • Migrating content from legacy systems into newer systems
  • Performing search engine optimization on online content based on professional SEO tool recommendations
  • Writing and optimizing code in a WordPress/PHP environment

Special Skills

  • Familiarity with Microsoft Office required
  • Front-end, back-end, or database development coursework or experience
  • WordPress experience a plus
  • Ability to self-manage and work well in a team-oriented environment

Contact

Interested? Fill out our online internship application form.

Or contact:
Jill Fitzpatrick
Personnel Coordinator
KET
600 Cooper Drive
Lexington, KY 40502-2296
(859) 258-7030
FAX (859) 258-7766