Jobs

Thank you for your interest in employment at Rocky Mountain PBS. All job openings are posted here when they become available. Each posting lists the qualifications and procedures for application and a deadline for submissions. Late submissions cannot be accepted.

Rocky Mountain PBS only accepts applications/resumes for specific open positions. We do not accept or retain general applications/resumes for employment.

Rocky Mountain PBS is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 

Scroll down to bottom for Internship and Contract opportunities.

INVESTIGATIVE REPORTER

One of the nation’s largest and most cutting-edge public media companies is seeking an Investigative Reporter. Rocky Mountain Public Broadcasting Network, based in Denver, serves the Rocky Mountain Region as a PBS and NPR affiliate. The ideal candidate for this position has a passion for ground-breaking investigative stories. Bilingual (Spanish/English)) and data analysis skills preferred.

QUALIFICATIONS:  Four-year college degree strongly preferred. Candidates must have a minimum of four years’ on-air experience in television news with demonstrated achievement in investigative reporting and/or long form content. Qualified candidates will also possess exceptional research, writing, analysis, sourcing, decision-making, and time management skills. Data analysis and Spanish language skills preferred.

TYPICAL DUTIES:  Develop and deliver on air ground-breaking investigative and long form pieces for inclusion in weekly broadcast. Perform research and database analysis with other team members. Research and develop multiple investigative projects simultaneously. Perform other duties as assigned.

This position will be charged with developing, investigating, reporting and producing his/her own long-format pieces for inclusion in weekly broadcast.

PROCEDURE FOR APPLICATION:  Persons interested in this position should submit the following items via email to jobs@rmpbs.org and put "Investigative Reporter" in the subject line.

1. A cover letter detailing how the applicant's qualifications fit the needs of RMPBN and information on how the applicant found out about the job opening.
2. A résumé detailing education, training, salary history, and employment experience.
3. Names, addresses, and phone numbers of at least three professional references with a thorough knowledge of the applicant's professional experience and achievements
4. Compensation requirements.

Position will be posted at www.rmpbs.org/jobs until filled. No phone calls please. KRMA-TV/KTSC-TV/KRMJ-TV/KRMU-TV/KRMZ-TV and KUVO-FM/KVJZ-FM are licensed to and operated by Rocky Mountain Public Broadcasting Network, Inc., as non-commercial public television and radio. Rocky Mountain Public Broadcasting Network, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer.

INVESTIGATIVE PRODUCER - Denver

One of the nation’s largest and most cutting-edge public media companies is seeking an Investigative Producer.  Rocky Mountain Public Broadcasting Network, based in Denver, serves the Rocky Mountain Region as a PBS and NPR affiliate.  The ideal candidate for this position has a passion for public media, and is skilled in investigative reporting.

This position will be charged with developing, investigating, reporting and producing his/her own long format pieces for inclusion in weekly broadcast.

QUALIFICATIONS:  Four-year college degree strongly preferred. Candidates must have a minimum of 4 years’ experience in television news with demonstrated achievement in investigative reporting and/or long form content. Candidates must be knowledgeable around integrating content within digital and social platforms. Qualified candidates will also possess exceptional research, writing, problem analysis, decision-making, and time management skills. Additionally, candidates must be able to travel and mange field logistics and production. Spanish language skills a plus.

TYPICAL DUTIES:  Develops, researches, writes and produces primary investigative and long form pieces for inclusion in weekly broadcast. Contributes story ideas and helps shape editorial direction and consistency of program. Works with news team for long-term editorial planning and writes copy for weekly on-air program and for digital platforms. Performs reporting research and database analysis and helps determine guests for weekly show. Collaborates with photographers to create field production content. Performs other duties as assigned.

PROCEDURE FOR APPLICATION:  Persons interested in this position should submit the following items via email to jobs@rmpbs.org and put "Investigative Producer" in the subject line.

1. A cover letter detailing how the applicant's qualifications fit the needs of RMPBN and information on how the applicant found out about the job opening.
2. A résumé detailing education, training, salary history, and employment experience.
3. Names, addresses, and phone numbers of at least three professional references with a thorough knowledge of the applicant's professional experience and achievements
4. Compensation requirements.

Position will be posted at www.rmpbs.org/jobs until filled. No phone calls please. KRMA-TV/KTSC-TV/KRMJ-TV/KRMU-TV/KRMZ-TV and KUVO-FM/KVJZ-FM are licensed to and operated by Rocky Mountain Public Broadcasting Network, Inc., as non-commercial public television and radio. Rocky Mountain Public Broadcasting Network, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer.

Contract Opportunities
Internships

Statewide List of Network Internships »

Rocky Mountain PBS offers a hands-on internship program in local television production and is looking for applicants for the next school semester. Forward a résumé or letter outlining your area of interest and summary of education and experience. Qualified candidates will be called for an interview. All internships are non-paid.

Areas of Emphasis
Individuals are being sought for the Production Department for the coming academic year. The modules are in long form television production, station promotion and field production. The interns take an active and involved role in assigned productions. Experience in a professional, public broadcast station will give the intern a comprehensive picture of local TV production.

Qualifications and Requirements

  • Background in telecommunications
  • Minimum of two years of college
  • Computer literate
  • Participate in field shoots and carry equipment
  • Commit to 8 to 20 hours per week
  • Commit to 15-week module
  • Provide own transportation
  • Previous experience or education in production preferred

Internships Available

Contact Internships with any questions or information.

Internships
Rocky Mountain PBS
1089 Bannock Street
Denver, CO 80204

PH 303-620-5649
FAX 303-620-5600
E-mail our Intern Director.

Mission

To enrich the lives of Coloradans through engaging and essential programs, services and community partnerships that inform, enlighten and entertain.

Vision

Rocky Mountain PBS will be the premier public media resource for all Coloradans. On-air, online and in person, we will serve our diverse communities as a convener of people, ideas and perspectives.

Public Inspection File:

For additional information or assistance with the public file, please contact:

Marissa Johnson
1089 Bannock Street
Denver, CO 80204
303-620-5704
marissajohnson@rmpbs.org

 

For archived Issues and Programming Lists and EEO files, please visit our Archived Public Inspection File section here.

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