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Work with KUER

Would you like to work for Utah’s premier NPR member station? KUER provides employment in the following departments: Administration, Development, Engineering, RadioWest, News and Operations. Open positions are recruited through University of Utah Human Resources.  You can search for current job openings at  or view for additional information.

  • University of Utah Human Resources
  • 250 E 200 S, 16th Floor
  • Salt Lake City, UT 84111
  • Phone: 801-581-2169
  • Fax: 801-581-8462
  • Email:

If your organization would like to participate in a mail list to receive current information about station job openings, please contact KUER Human Resources at the contact below:

  • Nicholas Loomans
  • University of Utah
  • HRM Analyst – UIT/Eccles Broadcast Center
  • Phone:  801-585-6021
  • Email:
  • 101 Wasatch Dr., Rm. 215
  • Salt Lake City UT 84112

KUER and the University of Utah is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages applications from women, minorities, persons with disabilities, and veterans, and provides reasonable accommodation to the known disabilities of applicants and employees.

The following positions at KUER are now posted:

Part-Time Membership Database Assistant:

KUER is seeking a membership assistant to join its growing team of public media professionals. This position will serve as the primary point of contact for station members and listeners. Position responsibilities include, but are not limited to, responding to public inquiries, processing gift information, maintaining membership records, and supporting the overall mission of the station. This position is well suited for candidates who are enthusiastic about public media and thrive in a dynamic office environment. Click here for more information


KUER offers internships for a 1 semester duration with $500 stipend. Application deadlines and schedules may vary between internship positions. KUER internships are not limited to University of Utah students - applications are accepted from students and non-students. Must be 18 years or older to apply.

Please contact via email only.

News Internship

  • Contact: Julia Ritchey –
  • KUER is home to an award-winning news team that produces daily and feature news serving a listening audience throughout Utah. The intern will help collect sound and produce stories for our daily newscast and shadow reporters working on long-form features during the semester.
  • Applicants should have some experience editing audio with Adobe Audition (or similar program like Hindenburg or Pro Tools).  Experience gathering audio with a digital recorder is also desired.  Many of these skills are taught in the COMM 3520 class at the University of Utah, but equivalent experience or instruction is also acceptable.
  • This internship requires a minimum commitment of 12 hours a week. 
  • Please send your resume and a cover letter explaining your interest in public radio and broadcasting to Interim Managing Editor Julia Ritchey at Deadlines are listed below.
  • Application Deadlines: Spring 2018 – December 8

RadioWest Internship

  • Contact: Elaine Clark –
  • RadioWest is the weekday interview program on KUER. The intern will learn behind-the-scenes radio production by providing administrative and technical support for the show. Prior radio production experience is not necessary, but excellent computer and research skills, as well as a strong curiosity about the news, are essential.
  • Duties include audio editing, listener services, database management, audio archive maintenance and other tasks as assigned. The position requires a commitment of 8-12 hours a week, weekday afternoons (Mondays – Thursdays).
  • Applications are accepted through the University of Utah's HR portal. Check back for a link when the position is open. Please include your resume and cover letter explaining your interest in public radio and broadcasting
  • Application Deadlines: Summer 2018 – April 13

Marketing / Development Internship

  • Contact: Gayle Ewer -
  • Internship is filled for the 2017-2018 academic year. 
  • KUER’s Marketing Team promotes the station statewide through advertising, community engagement, social media and events.
  • The marketing intern will assist with email campaigns, social media, community engagement events, station events, non-profit outreach and media contacts.
  • Demonstrated human relations and effective communication skills required. Good computer and organizational skills are essential. Marketing and social media skills are preferred.
  • The position requires a commitment of 15 hours a week during business hours. (Flexible schedule.) Please send your resume and a cover letter explaining your interest in public radio and marketing to by April 1, 2018.
  • Application Deadlines: Fall 2018 – April 1, 2018

Avery Internship

  • KUER and KUED are proud to host the annual Robert K. Avery Endowed Public Media Internship available for University of Utah students.
  • KUED will be hosting the internship for the 2017-18 school year. For more information about the Avery internship please contact James Davie at, or see the job posting here.
  • For information please visit the University of Utah Department of Communication