Work at WUWM

Work at WUWM

WUWM 89.7 - Milwaukee Public Radio, a department of UW-Milwaukee and an NPR member station, offers an exciting and creative work environment. WUWM looks for ambitious, dedicated people who are ready for a challenge.


General Assignment News Reporter
WUWM-Milwaukee Public Radio seeks to hire a full-time broadcast journalist to report on a wide range of issues in Southeastern Wisconsin. A minimum of 1 year of professional experience in broadcast journalism is required.
Open until filled. Review of applications will begin on November 17, 2017.
Applications received after November 16 may not receive consideration.
The expected salary range for this position is $42,000 per year, with actual compensation dependent upon qualifications and experience. This position offers a comprehensive benefits package.


WUWM offers multiple internships at our station, located in downtown Milwaukee. Students can gain hands-on experience in broadcast journalism or marketing / graphic design. All WUWM internships are unpaid; college credits may be earned. Apply for a WUWM News or Lake Effect or Marketing/Graphic Design internship.


Becoming a WUWM volunteer is a great way to show your support for Milwaukee Public Radio. WUWM is always seeking enthusiastic volunteers to help with office work and at outreach events. » Volunteer Application

WUWM notifies organizations and groups that assist job seekers when there is an opening at the station. If your organization would like to be added to the list, send contact information to Ann Piatt via email.

WUWM is an Equal Opportunity Employer

WUWM / UW-Milwaukee is an AA / EEO employer strongly committed to maintaining a climate supporting equality of opportunity and respect for differences based on gender, culture, ethnicity, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, race, color, religion, national origin or ancestry, age and lawful activities. We particularly encourage applications from individuals who would enhance and diversify our workforce.

To comply with Section 73.2080©(6) of the FFC's 2002 rule on equal employment opportunities, WUWM posts its EEO Public File Reports.

» EEO Public Radio Report 2017