The Idaho State Journal in Pocatello, Idaho, seeks a copy editor/page designer who wants to push creative limits and continue our copy desk's tradition of award-winning work. Among the position’s responsibilities are designing and copy editing the daily newspaper and our many special sections, including the daily sports section. We're always developing new magazines and niche products, so there's a good chance this position will involve overseeing some of these publications.
We seek someone with a passion for newspaper design and a sharp eye for catching mistakes. Applicants must be fluent in AP style. Also important is a working knowledge of InDesign and Photoshop.
The opening is a full-time position — four days a week (10-hour shifts). Shifts include nights and weekends. Among the benefits are a comprehensive medical/dental plan, paid holidays, paid vacation and a 401(k) plan.
Pocatello is a city of over 50,000 people in Southeast Idaho that's home to Division I Idaho State University and is within a two- to three-hour drive of both Salt Lake City and Boise. Southeast Idaho offers world-class skiing, hiking, other outdoor activities and a very low cost of living.
Email a cover letter, resume and work samples to Josh Friesen at firstname.lastname@example.org or mail to Josh Friesen, Copy Desk Chief, Idaho State Journal, 305 S. Arthur Ave., Pocatello, ID 83204.