Summer Intern - Penguin Random House Audio

Penguin Random House’s Audio division is offering a 10-week PAID summer internship opportunity in our Woodland Hills location, working with our team of award-winning Producers and our incredibly talented Engineering and Post Production teams.  Throughout the 10-week program, you will gain hands-on studio and other technical experiences related to the growing field of audiobooks as well as exposure to various other departments and divisions across Penguin Random House.  This internship is a fantastic introduction to a variety of career paths in audiobook production (e.g. engineering, editing, pre-production, etc.) and provides the opportunity to work with a wide range of talents in audio publishing, including authors, actors, and narrators.  You may even have the opportunity to sit in on a session as an Engineer or to proof audio content with scripts!


Some of the specific responsibilities include:

  • Transferring and converting audio files from various physical media to digital audio files.
  • Assisting in troubleshooting for studio equipment and iPads.
  • Helping with studio and storage organization.
  • Shipping archive materials.
  • Other ad hoc projects and tasks as needed that will give a fuller overview of the company/office


This intern will work for 28 hours per week and will be paid $15/hr.  Program dates are June 1 – August 7.  To be eligible, you must be a rising college senior, a graduate*, and/or available for full-time employment within 1 year.

*You do not need to be enrolled in college or have a degree to apply to our internship program.


To apply, please submit your resume and cover letter.  The application deadline is MARCH 23, 2020.


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Penguin Random House values the array of talents and perspectives that a diverse workforce brings. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, national origin, religion, age, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, or protected veteran status.



Company: Penguin Random House LLC 

Country: United States of America 

State/Region: California 

City: Woodland Hills 

Postal Code: 91367 

Job ID: 67123


Nearest Major Market: Los Angeles

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