KGO-TV is ABC-owned station serving San Francisco, San Jose, Oakland and Northern California. The station’s signal reaches from as far north as Geyserville to as far south as Watsonville, a 75-mile radius. KGOTV employs approximately 250 people and is known for its local news offerings.
Specific internship opportunities and availabilities vary by semester; however, interns usually work at the news assignment desk, on sports segments and with the Seven on Your Side consumer unit. The station also hires interns in public affairs, programming and station marketing, news research, engineering and IT, internet, graphics, market research and sales. Interns may also work on The View from the Bay. Interns gain hands-on experience at a broadcasting station in a major television market, working on various assignments under the direction of professional staff.
Open to currently enrolled college juniors and seniors, as well as grad students.
KGO-TV/ABC 7 Human Resources Department
900 Front Street
San Francisco, CA 94111
Phone: (415) 954-7774
Number of Interns: 21 to 50
Compensation/Benefits: Academic Credit, Unpaid
Academic Level: College Juniors, College Seniors, Graduate Students
Los Angeles, CA