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Portland Tribune

Sports Writer

The Portland Tribune is looking for a part-time (approximately 32 hours per week) sportswriter to cover a variety of local sports for print and Web. Candidates must have strong reporting and interviewing skills, generate story ideas on an assortment of beats, be well-organized, take direction well and have a strong desire to provide in-depth, unique coverage to our readers. Candidates must be able to write news and game stories on deadline, and be creative in writing features and profiles. A good understanding of AP style and social media is necessary, as well as the ability to shoot sports photos. Work schedule can be somewhat flexible and depend on the weekly sports calendar, but the position will require work on weekends and on some nights.

Send cover letter, resume, clips and references to Sports Editor Steve Brandon at sbrandon@portlandtribune.com

The South County Spotlight

Sports Reporter

The South County Spotlight, a 5,000-circulation weekly newspaper covering the communities of south Columbia County in northwest Oregon, is looking for a full time talented, self-starting sports editor to lead our award-winning sports coverage. The ideal candidate would have at least two years’ experience covering high-school prep sports for a quality weekly or daily publication, and have exceptional photography, InDesign and social media skills. The position is principally responsible for covering and presenting sports occurring within two Columbia County school districts, as well as various other local and regional sporting events. Applicant should have a firm understanding of Associated Press style, knows his or her way around a quality DSLR camera, and have a critical eye for exceptional page design. If you think you’re the right person, please send resume, writing and photography clips to Publisher Darryl Swan at dswThis email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. The Spotlight offers a competitive compensation package, including paid vacation, health and dental benefits.

Pamplin Media Group

Graphic Designer

The Pamplin Media Group has a current full-time opportunity for a Graphic Designer. The ideal candidate will have heavy publication design and ad coordination experience. Be able to develop, coordinate, oversee and implement comprehensive high-quality design and guidelines for directories, magazines, newspapers and other specialty publications. Duties include: maintain annual production calendar, serve as liaison between internal/external clients, writers, photographers, director of commercial printing and press throughout each project, and attend press checks as needed. Must work with a high degree of accuracy, effectively manage, design, direct and track multiple projects simultaneously and work well under pressure. Must be able to consistently establish and maintain harmonious relationships with a diverse range of clients, institutions, vendors and staff.

Required skills: thorough knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign, Photoshop, and Illustrator). Desired skills: Ability to write, proofread and edit communications, photography and photo-shoot direction, and integrated media (web) experience a plus. 

To be considered for this position, please provide 6 hard copy or online samples your design work. Two (2) samples must be of recent publication design work. Send your cover letter, resume, samples and at least 2 letters of recommendation to: Schadia Newcombe, Pamplin Media Group Contract Publishing Manager, 6605 SE Lake Road, Portland OR 97222 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Gresham Outlook

Graphic Designer

The Gresham Outlook is looking for a full-time Graphic Designer to help design a wide array of newspaper advertisements and promotional materials. The ideal candidate should be fluent in InDesign/Photoshop/Illustrator on a Mac operating system, and should be familiar with the four-color-press print media. Job requirements include the ability to work efficiently in a fast-paced environment with multiple deadlines each week, the ability to work with in-house advertising representatives, the ability to work with a team of other designers, and have strong organizational skills. Previous experience in the print industry a plus (i.e., understanding rich black print issues.)

This position is full time (40 hours/week), M-F 8:00-5:00, and is expected to work in the Gresham Outlook office each working day. 

Please submit your resume and a few examples of your previous design experience (or link to website) to jThis email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. 

The Times Newspaper


The Times newspaper (pamplinmedia.com/the-times-news) is seeking a full-time reporter to write news and features in the city of Tualatin, and also contribute to our company's Living Here section. This job is community journalism, and includes coverage of Tualatin city government, Tualatin schools, area businesses and various feature subjects. Qualified candidates must demonstrate the ability to write clear, concise and compelling stories, understand AP style, and also must demonstrate a commitment to sharing news via social media. Minimum requirements include a bachelor's degree in journalism, communications or a related field, or an equivalent combination of experience and education. The Times is part of Community Newspapers, Inc., and owned by Pamplin Media Group. The position offers competitive salary plus benefits. Please send a cover letter, résumé and three clippings, or a link to an online portfolio, to Editor Miles Vance at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Help Desk Technician

Pamplin Communications has an opportunity for an IT Support/Help Desk Technician to provide service to end users within Pamplin Communications and its subsidiary companies. This position offers an individual to join a team ‘tearing down and building up’ a better practiced, standardized, customer service oriented program with lots of professional opportunity.

Typically taking initial telephone or email inquiries and troubleshooting them remotely in a Tier1-2 capacity, the Technician will also help support the hardware and software related to client devices such as workstations, laptops, tablets, printers and other mobile devices within a primarily Windows (300 devices) + Apple (80 systems) environment.

Supports hardware and software related to desktop and mobile computing devices. Answers questions and resolves computer problems for users via telephone, in person, or typically via remote control. Installs, configures, tests, maintains, monitors, and troubleshoots end-user workstations and related hardware and software. Assists in managing-administering applications such as a Service Desk ticketing system or system imaging and deployment (e.g. SCCM, Zendesk, WDS, Casper).

Successful candidate must have 2-3 years relevant technical support experience in a dynamic environment; a 2 year degree, A+, Network+, or Security+ certificate is desired. Candidate needs to be proficient in deploying, upgrading and troubleshooting Windows 7/8 in a network environment, have familiarity with Windows Active Directory user provisioning, general networking concepts and Apple OSX/IOS. Inquisitive problem solvers with excellent communication and customer service skills are highly desired!

Candidate must also have reliable, personal transportation, be able to lift at least 40 pounds and be able to work in, on or under confined-constrained spaces.

Salary commensurate with experience based on a range of $19.23 - $23.07 hourly, comprehensive benefit package including health insurance and 401(k).

Send resume and cover letter, including salary requirements to:

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Equal Employment Opportunity Employer

Estacada News


The Estacada News, recipient of the 2014 Oregon Newspaper Publishers Association General Excellence Award in its division, needs a full-time news/feature reporter. Coverage areas include all aspects of news and feature reporting in a small community, with the exception of sports. Our news reporter also covers the Mt. Hood National Forest and recreation on the Clackamas River. The successful candidate will demonstrate skills at digital photography and must demonstrate a commitment to sharing news via social media. To be considered, attach a short cover letter, resume, clips and references in an email addressed to Executive Editor Steven Brown, sbrown@theoutlookonline.com. The application deadline is 5 p.m. Wednesday, July 8, 2015.


Ross Island Sand & Gravel Co.

Project Administrator – Dredging Operations

Ross Island Sand & Gravel Co. has an immediate opening for a new position within our company for a Project Administrator in our Dredging Operations.

Ross Island Sand & Gravel Co. performs dredging and marine construction on waterways, lakes, channels, and bays throughout the West Coast of the United States. Projects typically last between two and five months, and will require the employee to remain on site during the project. While not active on a project, Portland, OR will remain company headquarters and projects will be completed here.

We are looking for an individual with business and finance acumen. This position requires someone with great organizational skills, the ability to multi-task, detail oriented, excellent communication skills, both verbal and written, and a thorough knowledge of both Word and Excel and a high level of dependability and self-management.

This key position is responsible for:

  • Maintain and manage on-site project office.
  • Answer phones and assist with scheduling in relation to course of project.
  • Attend project meetings; assist with ‘to-do’ items as assigned.
  • Perform accounting tasks, including but not exclusive to, purchasing requests, accounts payable, project accounting, payroll recordkeeping, project related recordkeeping.
  • Assist with bid process.
  • Assists in the development of presentations.
  • Provide assistance to the project engineer, project team and management as required.
  • Other duties as assigned.
  • Minimum Requirements:

    Bachelor’s in Business or Engineering disciplines. Work experience may be substituted for degree.

    Must have experience with Microsoft Office products (Word, Excel, PowerPoint).

    Work Environment:

    Work will be conducted primarily in an office environment. Work will also be conducted at project sites, which may include boats, barges, shorelines, etc. Must be able to work in all elements of weather and enjoy working near or on the water.

    We offer competitive salaries and an excellent benefit package, including health, dental, vision, life, 401(k) and pension plan.

    Please send your resume to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Please add “Project Administrator” in the subject line.

    We are committed to a safe and drug free environment for our employees! Candidates must successfully pass a post-offer, pre-employment drug screen test.

    EEO M/F/D/V

    Central Oregonian - Prineville


    The Central Oregonian, twice-weekly newspaper in Prineville, has an immediate opening in our news department. The position will focus on feature writing but will also cover some news and have the school/education beat.

    Full time position, good benefits, salary based on experience. Journalism or professional writing experience preferred. Job also entails pagination and photography. Drug-free workplace. To apply, send resume and cover letter to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. No phone calls please.

    News talk 860 KPAM

    Radio Advertising Sales

    Oregon’s 2014 Radio Station of the Year, NEWS TALK 860 KPAM, and sister station Sunny 1550, are seeking Portland’s next great radio Account Executive. If you know how to build long-term relationships with small to mid-size business owners, care about bringing results to those businesses, and can do it without ratings, then KPAM and Sunny could be your next home. The successful candidate will be motivated with high integrity and a strong desire to win and make a good living. Extensive experience in broadcast media sales is necessary. KPAM and Sunny are two locally-owned radio stations offering excellent benefits and above average compensation plans in an employee focused environment. We are an equal opportunity employer.

    Please send resume to: General Sales Manager, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

    No phone calls please

    Forest Grove News Times

    City Reporter

    The News-Times and Hillsboro Tribune, award-winning newspapers based in Forest Grove, are looking for a full-time reporter to cover the city issues. Must attend council meetings, develop sources, identify and write stories, including news and features and take other assignments as needed. Photography/social media skills a plus.  Send resume, clips and three references to Nancy Townsley at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.." target='_blank' title="Job Postings, Local Main, local Main, Breaking Main alerts for city. ">This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Put “Forest Grove reporter” in the subject line. 

    Pamplin Media Group

    Community Outreach

    Kiosk & Festival Subscription Sales

    Community Newspapers circulation department has an excellent opportunity to make great money in a part-time position.

    As a community outreach salesperson you will sell newspaper subscriptions for our award-winning publications at kiosk and festivals throughout the metropolitan area. If you have excellent communication skills, the drive to succeed and ability to work independently this could be the perfect position for you.

    Regular part-time (primarily Friday, Saturday & Sunday but some weekday work is required). Hourly wage plus excellent commission. Sales experience preferred. Provide own transportation & ability to lift up to 25lbs. Background check & drug screen required. Please submit resume to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or fax to 503-620-3433.

    Hillsboro Tribune

    Sales Representative

    The Hillsboro Tribune is seeking a seasoned advertising representative to help sell print, digital, social and mobile marketing services in the Hillsboro area. We are looking for a self-motivated individual with prior sales experience, preferably media sales, to work with large and small businesses on a variety of marketing strategies in a high-growth market.

    This position requires strong interpersonal skills, a knack for organization and the ability to juggle multiple priorities in a fast-paced, fun working environment.

    If you enjoy helping others succeed, would like to be active in a vibrant local business community and are looking for an exciting job with the Pamplin Media Group, this could be an ideal fit. We offer salary plus commission, paid holidays and vacations, a variety of insurance options and a 401k plan.

    To apply, forward a resume with cover letter and three references to Sales Director Harvey Berkey, at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Please put “Hillsboro Sales” in the subject line.