Great Day Houston Intern

Date Posted: 12/28/2019

Job Description

KHOU 11, a TEGNA-owned CBS affiliate in Houston, is now accepting applications for a paid fall internship with our Great Day Houston (GDH) show.

If you are a junior or senior in college or a recent college graduate and would like an internship with Houston's #1 local, morning talk show, this is your chance! KHOU is committed to hiring interns from colleges and accredited universities and providing hands-on experience that will be helpful in pursuing a career in the media industry.

Internships offer you an opportunity to see if you are interested in pursuing a career in broadcast journalism.

This internship will focus on assisting the Great Day Houston team with pre-production planning, updating our website, setting up props, running teleprompter, greeting guests and audience members, assisting producers on the floor during the live show, making phone calls and other duties that will provide a basic understanding of producing a live, daily entertainment show.

Part Time 20 Hours per week.

Job Requirements

Applicants must submit the following items for review and consideration:

Current resume

Cover Letter

Three (3) academic and/or professional reference letters

No phone calls please. Due to the volume of resumes received, we are unable to provide updates on the status of individual applications.



TEGNA Inc. (NYSE: TGNA) is an innovative media company that serves the greater good of our communities. With 49 television stations and two radio stations in 41 markets, TEGNA delivers relevant content and information to consumers across platforms. It is the largest owner of top 4 affiliates in the top 25 markets, reaching approximately one-third of all television households nationwide. Each month, TEGNA reaches 50 million adults on-air and approximately 30 million across its digital platforms. TEGNA has been consistently honored with the industry’s top awards, including Edward R. Murrow, George Polk, Alfred I. DuPont and Emmy Awards. TEGNA also delivers innovative and unparalleled solutions for advertisers through TEGNA Marketing Solutions (TMS). TMS is a one-stop shop that helps businesses thrive through an unmatched suite of services and solutions that reach consumers across television, email, social and over-the-top (OTT) platforms, including Premion, TEGNA’s OTT advertising service. Across platforms, TEGNA tells empowering stories, conducts impactful investigations and delivers innovative marketing solutions. For more information, visit




TEGNA Inc. is a proud equal opportunity employer. We are a drug free, EEO employer committed to a diverse workforce. We encourage and consider all qualified candidates regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, personal appearance, sexual orientation, gender identity, family responsibilities, disability, enrollment in college or vocational school, political affiliation, veteran status or genetic information.


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About Us

KHOU 11 has been one of the top-rated CBS affiliates in Texas for over two decades. For more than 60 years, KHOU 11 has been a leader in local news, information and community involvement. We serve our viewers, in the tenth-largest television market, through several daily broadcasts, as well as 24-hour news coverage via, social media, and mobile platforms.  KHOU 11 continues to grow and connect with new audiences in our community by covering news stories and participating in community events that support our “KHOU Stands for Houston” brand.