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Sports editor

Category: 
Editorial
Position: 
Sports editor
Company: 
Vernon Daily Record
Email: 
editor@vernonrecord.com
Location: 
Vernon, Texas

The VDR is seeking a full-time sports editor.
The sports editor will coordinate sports coverage of five high schools and a college. Knowledge of Indesign and Photoshop are a must. The job includes a competitive salary and benefits.

Weekly newspaper seeking talented reporter

Category: 
Editorial
Position: 
Reporter
Company: 
Midlothian Mirror
Email: 
tsmith@waxahachietx.com
Location: 
Midlothian, TX

The Waxahachie Daily Light and Midlothian Mirror have an immediate opening for a do-it-all reporter to cover the ever-growing Midlothian community.
This reporter will be responsible for highlighting the achievements of Midlothian ISD and community members, while also serving as a watchdog to hold city leaders accountable. The position will primarily be responsible for providing content to be featured in the Midlothian Mirror, a weekly publication of the Waxahachie Daily Light.
Those with aspirations to lead a sports, crime or features desk are encouraged to apply.
Advanced working knowledge of AP Style, social media platforms, and a 21st-century approach to storytelling are preferred. Recent college graduates with prior collegiate or other newsroom experience will be considered.
Midlothian is located fewer than 30 miles from downtown Dallas and Fort Worth and has a population of roughly 37,000. The reporter will work out of the Waxahachie Daily Light office, located at 200 West Marvin in Waxahachie.
Please email a resume and 3-5 of your best clips to managing editor Travis Smith, tsmith@waxahachietx.com.

Advertising Design & Management

Category: 
Design
Other Category: 
Advertising
Position: 
Advertising Designer & Manager
Company: 
The Canadian Record
Email: 
laurie@canadianrecord.com
Location: 
Canadian, Texas

This position involves: Designing ads to client specifications, managing ad schedules and billing information, corresponding with clients, working in conjunction with ad sales representative, updating and maintaining website with WordPress. The successful candidate should be proficient in or willing to learn: Adobe PhotoShop and InDesign, spreadsheets and WordPress. Preference given to candidate with: Experience in photography, bilingual skills, good sense of humor.
This job requires good organizational skills, an ability to communicate clearly, attention to detail and creative design. We will train the right person, and will encourage and support any efforts to seek advanced training in these job skills. Our office is friendly, supportive and oriented toward working as a team. Our goal is to continue to improve this award-winning newspaper, taking advantage of advances in technology and social media, without abandoning the time-worn basics of good journalism.
Contact: Please submit resumé and samples of design work in person @ The Canadian Record, 211 Main Street, Canadian, TX 79014, or by email to laurie@canadianrecord.com, with “Ad Designer” in the subject line. For more information, call 806.323.6461.

Assistant Press Foreman

Category: 
Production
Company: 
Brenham Banner-Press
Email: 
jay@brenhambanner.com
Location: 
Brenham TX

No. 2 pressman needed at active commercial print facility in Brenham.

This position involves operating a offset web press and related press and pre-press equipment, performing general press make-ready and light maintenance.

Our next employee must be a team player, and communicate well with co-workers and supervisors.

The ideal candidate would have some previous printing experience on similar equipment and knowledgeable in basic printing techniques and procedures.

You should be able to work a flexible work schedule. Must have a valid driver’s license, and proof of insurance, be safety oriented and follow company policy.

This is a full-time position with competitive pay and benefits. Brenham is a growing city, midway between Austin and Houston; a great place to raise a family.

Send application info to jay@brenhambanner.com.

Printing press operator

Category: 
Production
Position: 
Press Operator
Company: 
Herald-Zeitung
Email: 
henry.coello@herald-zeitung.com
Location: 
New Braunfels, Texas

The Herald-Zeitung, New Braunfels' daily newspaper since 1852, is accepting applications for a printing press operator.

This position involves operating a Goss Community offset web press and related press and pre-press equipment, performing general press make-ready and light maintenance. Position also requires setting ink, register, water, to satisfactory levels.

Candidate must be able to work well with others, understand and follow instruction, communicate well with co-workers and supervisors. This position requires candidate to stand for long periods, climb and descend ladders, possess the physical stamina to roll, turn and load 700-pound newsprint rolls.

The ideal candidate would have some previous printing experience on similar equipment and knowledgeable in basic printing techniques and procedures.

Successful candidate must be self-motivated, be able to work a flexible work schedule. Must have a valid driver’s license, and proof of insurance, be able to lift 50 lbs. Must be over 18 years of age, safety oriented and follow company policy.

This is a full-time position with competitive pay and benefits. Successful applicant must pass pre-employment screening.

Evening hours

Rotating holidays

Send résumé or qualifications to: henry.coello@herald-zeitung.com