As a staff writer for the paper, you’ll take assignments from section editors and pitch your own stories, too. You might explore different beats like science and technology, campus life or city and community news. There are two staff writer positions available.
As editor of the sports section, you’ve always got a lot of options for stories, whether it’s the latest breaking news from the WolfPack, in-depth team and player profiles or the latest trends in the sports world, you’re all over it. Attend games, talk to players and watch what happens.
Advertising Sales Representative
As our ad sales rep, you’re business-minded and not afraid to reach out. You’ll contact businesses and organizations with your plan to help them get their message out to students and the rest of the campus community. For your efforts you’ll be given commission based on sales.
Interested in applying or want to know more?
To apply, send your resumé and at least three samples of your work to email@example.com. The first round of interviews will commence in early April and our publishing schedule will begin in September.
To be eligible for any of the above positions, you must be a student at Thompson Rivers University while you work. Students who will be employed by the TRU Students’ Union during their employment period may not be eligible to work for the newspaper in order to avoid any conflict of interest. Applicants are asked to disclose all potential conflicts of interest.
Only candidates shortlisted for an interview will be contacted.
Questions before you apply? Just ask. Reach out to the editor at firstname.lastname@example.org