Now Hiring!

We need you! The Clarion is now hiring for current and upcoming semesters!

We are currently hiring for the following positions.

  • Reporters
  • Advertising Representative
  • Marketing Representatives
  • Videographer

See below for more details about each position. (Full descriptions available with the interview.)

To apply, fill out our online job application form in the link below or visit our office in Building 6, Room 6314. Hope to see you soon!
Online Application.

Bellow you will find a general description of all job positions here at the Clarion.

Reporters

Reporters normally write one story per issue. Reporters need to have a basic knowledge of journalism. Articles must be submitted by deadline while being accurate.

Requirements:

  • Must take at least 6 credit hours per semester
  • Must have at least a 2.0 GPA
  • Communication, English majors, People who love to write preferred ( English, and Communication major is not required)
  • Must be able to meet deadlines
  • Preferred writers who have taken JOU 2101

Advertising Representative

Advertising representatives are responsible for selling ads for the print edition and online site. Advertising representatives maintain advertisers accounts and invoices.

Requirements:

  • Must take at least 6 credit hours per semester
  • Must have at least a 2.0 GPA
  • Must provide list of ads to the creative department by deadline
  • Business majors preferred (This is not required)
  • Available to work 5-10 hours plus commission each week

Marketing Representative

Marketing representatives work to make the public aware of the Clarion’s existence. They are essentially our promoters.

Requirements:

  • Must take at least 6 credit hours per semester
  • Must have at least a 2.0 GPA
  • Business majors preferred (This is not required)
  • Available to work 5-10 hours each week

Web Developer

The web developer edited and maintains the website.

Requirements:

  • Must take at least 6 credit hours per semester
  • Must have at least a 2.0 GPA
  • Available to work 3-6 hours each week
  • Have knowledge of Word Press ( Not required but preferred )

Distribution Coordinator

The distribution coordinator distributes the Clarion every week. and maintains the newspaper racks throughout the week.

Requirements:

  • Must take at least 6 credit hours per semester
  • Must have at least a 2.0 GPA
  • Must be available on Monday and Wednesday afternoons
  • Must be able lift at least 20 pounds and walk or stand for 30 minutes or more
  • Ability to work 5-6 hours a week

Associate Editor

The Associate Editor normally edits the Reporters stories. They need to have a basic knowledge of journalism and able to give feedback to Reporters.

Requirements:

  • Must take at least 6 credit hours per semester
  • Must have at least a 2.0 GPA
  • People who love to write preferred
  • Must be good with grammar
  • Must be able to meet deadlines
  • Ability to work 10-15 hours a week
  • Preferred writers who have taken JOU 2101 (This is not required)

Copy Editor

The copy editor will be asked to edit any copy that appears in the publication for errors of grammar, punctuation, clarity, accuracy, fairness, wordiness and completeness. They will also write headlines and other display type.

Requirements:

  • Must take at least 6 credit hours per semester
  • Must have at least a 2.0 GPA
  • Great English skills
  • Ability to work 5-10 hours a week

Section Editor

The section editors are responsible for the news, features, sports, arts and entertainment and social media desks. Below is a list of the general duties applicable to all section editor positions.

Requirements:

  • Must take at least 6 credit hours per semester
  • Must have at least a 2.0 GPA
  • Ability to work 5-10 hours a week

Social Media Coordinator

The social media coordinator will make sure the Clarion’s social media sites are updated every day and are in line with social media guidelines.

Requirements:

  • Creative imagination with post
  • Organization skills
  • Ability to work 10-15 hours a week

Business Manager

The Business Manager is responsible for all advertising, marketing and distribution operations at the Clarion. They are responsible for ensure that all business department tasks are completed on a timely basis.

Requirements:

  • Organization skills