KGOU

Jobs

KGOU currently has no professional full time openings.


KGOU has one part-time, student position open to students enrolled at the University of Oklahoma.

KGOU Student Host/Reporter

KGOU is looking for a Student Host/Reporter to help us tell stories about Oklahoma and the people who live here. KGOU has a strong tradition of local, state and regional news coverage with an emphasis on compelling storytelling. This is a great opportunity to gain practical, real-world experience at OU’s award-winning NPR affiliate.

KGOU desires a talented and dedicated journalism major with insatiable curiosity, a keen ability to identify important stories and story angles, a warm and conversational delivery and strong audio production skills. Responsibilities include writing and announcing news, editing audio, posting stories for web, and other operational duties as needed.

Required skills include:

  • Proficiency with Associated Press (AP) writing style
  • Proficiency with audio editing software (Adobe Audition or comparable)
  • Proficiency in on-air announcing
  • Must be able to work independently, be detail-oriented, exhibit effective time management and perform well under deadline pressure
  • Strong interest in Oklahoma news and current events

This position offers up to 27 hours of paid work time per week, primarily occurring weekdays either 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. or 2:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Days/shifts are flexible. This position is temporary, non-exempt with salary of $10.00 per hour. The anticipated start date is June 1, 2018.

Apply online at https://jobs.ou.edu – search for Requisition 081096. KGOU Radio at The University of Oklahoma is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Protected veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

KGOU operates five transmitters and four translators, which cover 30+ counties and reach more than one million people. With studios located at the University of Oklahoma, KGOU also delivers digital audio on the station’s news-based website, is active on social media and can be heard on several mobile apps, including NPR One, TuneIn Radio, iHeart Radio, NextRadio, Apple Music, and on smart speakers.


KGOU provides internship opportunities for students at the University of Oklahoma.


Thank you for your interest. KGOU supports equal employment opportunities and works against discrimination in employment. KGOU operates within the principles outlined in the University of Oklahoma’s Office of Equal Opportunity.

2017 KGOU Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

KGOU Radio at The University of Oklahoma is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Protected veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.