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Advertising Representative

Category: 
Advertising
Position: 
Advertising Representative
Company: 
The Liberty Hill Independent
Email: 
news@LHIndependent.com
Location: 
Liberty Hill, TX

THE LIBERTY HILL INDEPENDENT has an immediate opening for an experienced, organized, creative, aggressive salesperson to develop new retail advertising revenue and service an established account list in the Liberty Hill area. Candidate should be creative, self-motivated, and have an outgoing personality.
We’re looking for someone who has a genuine interest in helping clients realize greater success from their advertising, while looking for opportunities to be of service. Newspaper or magazine sales experience preferred but not necessary.
Base salary plus commission and mileage. Full-time or part-time, depending on experience.
Apply by sending resume and cover letter to Mike@LHIndependent.com.

Press Operator

Category: 
Production
Position: 
Press Operator
Company: 
Longview News-Journal
Email: 
employment@news-journal.com
Location: 
Longview, TX

The Longview News-Journal, an award-winning daily newspaper, is seeking a Press Operator to join our production team.

The ideal candidate will have experience:
• Operating a web offset press
• Performing preventive maintenance on splicers and presses
• Operating roll stands, splicers, press and clamp trucks
• Performing adjustments and monitoring projects to ensure a quality product
• Conducting safety checks and setting up production runs

We need candidates who take pride in their work, are dedicated to quality and are able to meet demanding deadlines. Candidates must also have:
• basic math skills
• excellent vision, including the ability to perceive color
• the ability to stand, walk and bend on a repeated basis for the duration of a work shift
• the ability to lift and carry up to 50 pounds on a regular basis

Candidates must be able to work days, nights, weekends and holidays as needed. We offer competitive pay and great benefits, including medical, dental, and vision insurance, short and long term disability, 401k retirement plan, and a generous personal time off package. Candidates must be able to successfully complete a background check and drug screen if offered the position.

To apply, please send your resume and salary requirements to employment@news-journal.com.

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Production manager

Category: 
Production
Company: 
Snyder Daily News
Email: 
publisher@snyderdailynews.com
Location: 
Snyder, Texas

The Snyder Daily News, a 6-day daily newspaper, is seeking a hands-on Production Manager for its printing operation. Located between Lubbock and Abilene, we print our own mid-morning newspaper as well as several weekly and monthly publications. The ideal candidate will have at least 5 years of pre-press production, offset printing and plant management experience, with a heavy emphasis on press operation and maintenance. We operate a 6-unit Goss Community press. Excellent customer service, quality control and organizational skills preferred. This full-time position offers a competitive salary and benefits. Email resume to publisher@snyderdailynews.com.

General assignment reporter

Category: 
Editorial
Company: 
Uvalde Leader-News
Email: 
mgarcia@ulnnow.com
Location: 
Uvalde

The Uvalde Leader-News is seeking a full-time general assignment reporter for an award-winning twice-weekly publication. Primary writing assignments will include area public and private schools, civic groups, farm and ranch, arts and lifestyle, and features on people and places. Other job duties include photography and page layout. Prior experience in news writing and Adobe InDesign/Photoshop is preferred, but training will be available. Benefits include paid vacation and sick leave as well as a Simple IRA. Please send writing samples, if available, and a resume to managing editor Meghann Garcia at mgarcia@ulnnow.com.

Sports editor

Category: 
Editorial
Position: 
Sport editor
Company: 
The Baytown Sun
Email: 
david.bloom@baytownsun.com
Location: 
Baytown, Texas

The Baytown Sun, a five-day-per week newspaper situated 30 miles east of Houston, has an immediate opening for a sports editor. Primary coverage includes several area high schools and Lee College. Having a thorough understanding of high school sports and a willingness to work a flexible schedule that includes evenings and Saturdays is a must. This position also requires photography, online posting and page design. The Baytown Sun offers benefits including health, vision and dental insurance, two weeks paid vacation and 401K.
If interested, forward a resume with three journalism references and three samples of your work, including page design to david.bloom@baytownsun.com