ideastream is a 24/7 operation run by a dedicated group of full-time and part-time employees, and a host of volunteers. We take great pride in being a proactive, pace-setting organization in a complex, creative and diverse community with many talents.

From time to time, we have full- or part-time job openings for new positions, for existing jobs that need to be filled, and for paid and unpaid internships. On such occasions, detailed announcements of all current openings are listed on this page. Instructions for application to these opportunities are noted within each posting.


ideastream Job Network

ideastream is dedicated to providing broad outreach regarding job vacancies at the organization. We seek the help of local community organizations in referring qualified applicants to our workplace.

Community organizations that wish to receive our vacancy information should request us to do so by email or writing us. Make sure to include: organization name, address, phone number, fax number, email, and contact person.

ideastream Human Resources
Idea Center®
1375 Euclid Avenue
Cleveland, Ohio 44115-1835


Available Full- or Part-Time Positions



ideastream offers a variety of internships at our offices in Cleveland, Ohio. ideastream seeks curious people to learn about careers in multiple media, public broadcasting and non-profit management. Interns receive hands-on training in our state-of-the-art studios and are mentored by our award-winning staff. ideastream provides integrated programming designed to appeal to diverse audiences and expand value to our communities.

In order to qualify for these non-paying experiences, you must be enrolled in an accredited college or university and you must be able to receive credit for the internship. You must be available for 12-24 hours weekly for a school term, or the length of time required by your educational program.


Internship areas available include:

TV or Radio Production ~ Multimedia Journalism and/or show production ~ Culture Group - radio and TV ~ Event Planning/Community Development ~ Communications/Promotions ~ Information Technology ~ Web and Social Media analytics


If you are interested in any of the Internship experiences listed, please click here to access an application and follow the instructions.

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