Employment & Internships

Employment and Internship Opportunities

KUNC is an award-winning Public Radio station offering a creative and challenging work environment. Our team is made up of creative and dedicated people who are deeply committed to the mission of KUNC.

KUNC's mission is to cultivate the mind and spirit, to inform, inspire and entertain, and to strengthen community.

We offer competitive salaries and generous benefits including health & dental care, life & short term disability insurance, 403b retirement, and more. KUNC is an equal opportunity employer and encourages diversity in the workplace.

Current Employment Opportunities:

Producer/Co-Host- “Colorado Edition” Daily Show

Award-winning NPR affiliate station KUNC seeks a co-host/producer to join our team as we launch our local news show. Colorado Edition will take an in-depth look at the issues affecting Northern Colorado and explore life in the region through diverse voices and perspective.  The show will be produced by a team within the growing KUNC newsroom.

The co-host/producer is a passionate journalist who works well with editors and colleagues, understands the issues in Colorado, and manages multiple tasks – all while being fair, accurate and ethical. Our ideal candidate has a solid foundation in radio production and journalism, a desire to work as part of a team, creative ideas for covering issues affecting Colorado, and a can-do attitude for meeting expectations.

For a full job description, please see below.

Please submit resume, links to online examples of your work, and cover letter to hr@kunc.org.  KUNC is an equal opportunity employer and encourages workplace diversity.  For best consideration apply by March 31, 2019.

Producer- “Colorado Edition” Daily Show

Award-winning NPR affiliate station KUNC seeks a producer to join our team as we launch our local news show. Colorado Edition will take an in-depth look at the issues affecting Northern Colorado and explore life in the region through diverse voices and perspective.  The show will be produced by a team within the growing KUNC newsroom.

The producer is a passionate journalist who works well with editors and colleagues, understands the issues in Colorado, and manages multiple tasks – all while being fair, accurate and ethical. Our ideal candidate has a solid foundation in radio production and journalism, a desire to work as part of a team, creative ideas for covering issues affecting Colorado, and a can-do attitude for meeting expectations.

For a full job description, please see below.

Please submit resume, links to online examples of your work, and cover letter to hr@kunc.org.  KUNC is an equal opportunity employer and encourages workplace diversity.  For best consideration apply by March 31, 2019.

About KUNC News

KUNC News is made up of a team of 15 dedicated journalists committed to telling the stories of northern Colorado.  We participate in several regional journalism collaborations that include Harvest Public Media and the Mountain West Regional Journalism Center.  We provide leadership and editorial support to Capitol Coverage, a Colorado collaboration to cover the state capitol.  We are excited to be participating in the newest public radio journalism collaboration, Guns & America. Our internal reporters cover beats of arts & culture, education & health, growth & the economy, veteran issues, and the Colorado River.  And we have just begun the process of creating an investigative desk that launched in May.  Our editorial team consists of Director of News, Assistant Director of News, Managing Editor, and Digital Editor.  KUNC News operates with a team mentality, creating engaging and relevant news content with a focus on internal and external collaboration.

Current Internship Opportunities:

Intern- Summer 2019- Unpaid

Award-winning NPR affiliate station KUNC seeks a an intern to join our team for the summer. As an intern, you will receive hands-on experience, learning the fundamental skills of interviewing, news writing and radio audio production.

The intern must be currently enrolled in an academic course or program, and documentation that the student is receiving academic credit for the internship must be provided. This person must be available for a minimum of 10 hours per week, Monday-Friday bewtween 9:00 a.m. – 5:00p.m. 

Please submit resume to Catherine.Welch@kunc.org. KUNC is an equal opportunity employer and encourages workplace diversity.  For best consideration apply by April 19th, 2019.

For a full description, please see below.