West Hartford, CT-- Be The Media Journalist


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It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.


50 South Main Street, Room 326West Hartford, CT 06107


West Hartford Community Television is looking for Video Journalists and Camera Operators! There are many events and stories that need coverage in town but we need reliable and think-outside-the-box storytellers! If you enjoy the thrill of talking to new people, travelling/attending various events, coordinating/conducting interviews, producing videos, and researching stories for "the scoop" then this is the job for you! The "Be The Media" Show is a local Ch. 5 program that features videos, photography, artwork, and news-event stories produced by students and/or residents of West Hartford. The program emphasizes creating media at a local level, developing your technology and information gathering skills all while exercising your creativity. This is your chance to be featured on TV as a journalist, segment producer, copywriter, and/or an editor!

Project Goals & Expectations :

  • Weekly West Hartford event/news packages
  • Independent Remote Full Production Set-up/Take-Down

Required Qualifications :

  • Must be local to the Hartford-Metro area (West Hartford, CT resident A PLUS!)
  • MUST be a self-starter (e.g. create their own work, regularly investigate and research events/story ideas)
  • Physical Demands: standing for long periods and/or moving heavy equipment (up to 50 lbs)
  • Strong work ethic and commitment
  • Able to work well independently and in group setting
  • Keen attention to detail
  • Effective communication skills
  • Resourceful / calm under tight deadlines
  • Ability to multi-task in fast-paced environment
  • Reliable transportation

Expected Start Date: ASAP


  • People Skills
  • Journalism
  • Problem Solving
  • Social Media / Blogging
  • Verbal / Written Communication
  • Multi-Tasking

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Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be flexible to work 2-3 days during the week

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