Careers And Internships At VPR

Come work at Vermont Public Radio. Below is a list of open positions, including full-time, part-time and internships. Please apply today, and encourage your contacts to consider employment at VPR.

Vermont Public Radio provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment, and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type, without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local laws.

Current Openings:

  • Part-time Receptionist & Administrative Support
  • Managing Producer, Vermont Edition

Careers

Part-time Receptionist & Administrative Support
Vermont Public Radio is seeking a receptionist and administrative support rock star to join our team.  This person will be the first point of contact at our Colchester headquarters, ensuring our guests are welcomed, phone calls and mail are properly routed and supporting the organization overall. Read the full job description for more information.

Applicants are required to fill out the VPR job application and provide a cover letter and resume. Only email applications are accepted; no phone calls or walk-ins please.

VPR is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Managing Producer, Vermont Edition
VPR seeks a creative, enterprising and thoughtful journalist to lead our successful local news talk show. We’re looking for someone who is excited about new ways to engage our audience on the air, digitally and through live events. One of radio’s great strengths is its immediacy and ability to inform listeners through thought-provoking conversations. Vermont Edition thrives on audience engagement and bringing diverse perspectives onto the air.

The managing producer should bring a collaborative spirit and ability to lead a team and inspire others. We’re looking for someone who isn’t afraid to take risks for the future of Vermont Edition in a creative and imaginative way.

You must love the medium of public radio and talk shows, but you don’t need direct broadcast experience.  We’re looking for at least five years of journalism experience, more preferred. Read the full job description for more information.

Applicants are required to fill out the job application and provide a cover letter, and resume. Please email to careers@vpr.net. Only email applications are accepted; no phone calls please.

VPR is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Resources

VPR Job Application

Applicants must submit a completed VPR job application.

Tips:

  1. It's helpful if you save the PDF with your name in the file, e.g. vpr-application-nina-totenberg.pdf
  2. Completing the PDF electronically? LibreOffice Draw or PDFedit are good open-source tools to consider.
  3. Printing and filling out? No worries. If you don't have a scanner, a photo is fine, just make sure it's legible!
  4. Don't forget to attach this completed PDF along with your resume, cover letter and an additional materials required.

Equal Opportunity Employer (EEO)

Vermont Public Radio provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment, and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type, without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local laws.

We are dedicated to providing broad outreach regarding career opportunities at VPR and we seek the help of local organizations in referring qualified applicants to our station. If your organization distributes information about employment opportunities to job seekers, or refers job seekers to employers and would like to receive job vacancy notices from VPR, please contact us.

View VPR's EEO Reports here.

The newsroom at VPR's Colchester studio.
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