Internship Opportunities

Complete your college internship with KKSD Jazz
Our internship program is an excellent opportunity for students to gain invaluable experience within all aspects of media and entertainment.

About Our Internship Program

Want to break into the ever-changing world of radio and digital media? There’s no better place to start than by interning with KKSD Jazz. Whether your dream career is hosting a morning show on the radio, mixing in a night club, becoming a marketing expert, or directing movies, there are plenty of internship opportuities at KKSD Jazz and Tayari Media Group to immerse you into the world of digital media.

We offer internships during all academic semesters (Spring, Summer, and Fall) in many of our business departments.

Types of Internships Available:

• Must be able to commute to and from the offices. • Some nights and weekend availability is required • A working knowledge of the San Diego and surrounding area and mass transportation is recommended. • Interact with listeners at station events ranging from retail appearances to club events. • Assist with station concerts and events, acting as a liaison for promotional events. • Perform data entry and internet research projects, and assist with filing, mailing and other office duties as assigned. • Maintaining a listener database of station contest winners. • Writing copy, distributing and compiling daily prize sheets. • Contacting daily winners to follow-up with prizing. • Actively pulling content to maintain the station website with content, graphics, pictures, web contests and other interactive media. • Representing station in a positive manner at station events.
• Responsible for assisting the Program Directors and on-air talent with daily tasks as well as special projects. • Duties include: contesting, screening listener calls, and updating jock personality pages. • As a production intern, you will learn what it takes to put together a live show by working closely with our programming and on-air staff.
• Assist with video production: shooting, editing, creating graphics and more. •Writing articles and assisting in research of entertainment topics

How To Apply:
If you’re interested in interning with KKSD Jazz we’d love to hear from you. A current listing of our internship opportunities can be found at Internship opportunities are generally posted a month before each semester begins. On the site, search for internship listings in the search box at the top.

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: Who can Intern with KKSD Jazz?

A: Our internships are open to college students who are able to receive college credit. Interns must live or attend school in the San Diego & surronding area. Interns must be in good academic standing and able to make available 20-25 per week. Student must also possess good work ethics such as punctuality, self-motivation, a willingness to learn and be people oriented and serious about moving their career forward.

Q: I already graduated college. Can I still intern?

A: Sorry, you must be able to receive academic credit from an accredited institution of higher education to take part in our internship program.

Q: How much do your internships pay?

A: Our internships are unpaid. You must be receiving college credit to intern with us. Additionally, our internship program does not provide transportation cost reimbursement.

Q: What will I do while I’m interning?

A: Exact responsibilities depend on your specific internship. We have opportunities in several departments, including Programming, Promotions, Video, Sales, and IT, just to name a few.

Q: How long do internships last?

A: Internship length is typically one semester, as defined by your college’s internship guidelines.