Internship / Radio production assistant

Eastern Bloc is currently looking for an intern to fill a Radio Production Assistant position for the Winter semester. For the past 2 years Eastern Bloc has produced a monthly radio show, PirateBlocRadio (broadcast every first Thursday of the month on CKUT), focusing on digital art and new media culture and practice in Montreal, nationally, and internationally.

The internship responsibilities include:

  • Assisting with gathering content
  • Communicating with artists and confirming guests
  • Assisting with live taping of radio program
  • Managing online content of archives
  • Creating audio recordings of performances at Eastern Bloc

The candidate must possess the following skills and qualities:   

  • Basic understanding of (or keen interest in) radio
  • Familiarity with audio recording software (Ableton, Pro Tools, Reaper, etc)
  • Comfortable talking on radio
  • Familiarity with artistic milieu
  • Preferably bilingual
  • Punctuality & efficiency
  • Ability to work in a team

This internship program is unpaid, last a total of 6 months and require an engagement of 7 to 10 hours per week. Applications are accepted year round! 

The intern will work alongside our Lab Director and learn through a peer mentorship approach. Please send your CV and letter of intent to lab@easternbloc.ca