The Times-News is looking for an environmental and enterprise reporter to cover water, wolves and wildfires in Idaho.
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Environmental & Enterprise Reporter
wanted in Magic Valley
Twin Falls, Idaho
Job Status: Full-time
Salary: Not Specified
The Times-News is looking for an environmental and enterprise reporter to cover water, wolves and wildfires in Idaho. This is a great beat for an experienced reporter with knowledge of the complex environmental issues in the West. The reporter will generate compelling stories, while also assisting with photography and digital-friendly content across all print publications’ digital and social media platforms. This is a critically important beat for the Times-News and not an entry-level position. Apply online at www.magicvalley.com/workhere. To apply, attach a cover letter, resume and three examples of your best work to your online application.
The most desired candidates will have at least three years of experience working for a daily publication, preferably with a portfolio of published work that includes environmental and enterprise reporting. A four-year degree is preferred. The position is full-time with benefits. Working some evenings is a requirement of the position. The successful candidate must possess reliable transportation. A valid driver’s license and current motor vehicle insurance are required. A background check and drug test are required upon acceptance of an offer of employment.
We offer a competitive salary, medical, dental, vision, and life insurance benefits, vacation, sick, holiday pay and 401K-retirement plan.
Who We Are
We are a family friendly and affordable community with access to world-class skiing a little more than an hour away, the best trout stream in the United States an hour drive from your front door, not to mention access to kayaking, hiking, biking and hunting in all directions. The Times-News is a 17,500-circulation daily newspaper (21,500 on Sundays) owned by Lee Enterprises. Lee Enterprises is a leading provider of local news, information and advertising in primarily midsize markets, with 46 daily newspapers and a joint interest in four others, rapidly growing digital products and nearly 300 specialty publications in 23 states. Learn more about us on our website www.magicvalley.com. We are an equal opportunity employer and drug-free workplace.