General Assignment Reporters

EO Media Group   Hermiston, OR   Full-time     Other
Posted on November 14, 2023
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The Hermiston Herald is seeking a pair of general assignment reporters for weekly newspaper and website in Northeast Oregon.

This position covers education, cops, and public safety, and writes feature and general news stories. Must be able to develop story ideas, take photographs, develop sources, meet deadlines and work in a cooperative team environment. Journalism education and/or experience required. Fluency in Spanish would be helpful.

Hermiston is a vibrant growing city of nearly 20,000 located near the Blue Mountains and the Columbia River and just a short distance from Tri-Cities, Wash. It offers outstanding hunting, fishing, hiking, and other outdoor recreation. The region is one of Oregon's leading agricultural centers built around irrigated farming and dryland wheat.

We are looking for someone who is seeking to develop a long-term career in journalism. An understanding of this region is a plus. Full time. Benefits include Paid Time Off (PTO, insurance, and a 401(k)/Roth 401(k) retirement plan. Submit resume, clips, and letter of interest.