February  24, 2017
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Editor/Journalist REF#: JG26445
Kitimat Northern Sentinel Black Press Group
Location: Kitimat, British Columbia
Posted: February 10, 2017


The Kitimat Northern Sentinel has an opening for a full-time editor/eeporter. Kitimat B.C. – a small community of about 9,000 is nestled at the head of the scenic Douglas Channel. The community has a strong industrial base with an operating aluminum smelter and is buzzing with excitement over the prospect of a booming liquefied natural gas industry. The community is extremely well serviced with leisure facilities and access to nature providing no shortage of outdoor exploration.

This position is ideal for a hardworking, self-starting individual who wants a hand in the entire process of news production.

Working in a tight-knit office, the successful candidate will use their strong writing, sharp photography, and capable page design skills to produce the weekly Northern Sentinel. They will also have a hand in producing the weekend Northern Connector advertiser, provide content for the monthly N2K Industrial News Magazine, and other off-sets published by the Northern Sentinel.

This is a full time, 40 hr/week, position. Due to the nature of the position, some flexibility is required.

Black Press offers a comprehensive benefits package.


  • A strong work ethic, self-motivation, keen reporter and investigative skills
  • Experience with Adobe InDesign, Photoshop, Newsengin, social media outlets
  • Ability to work independently to produce high quality content
  • A valid driver’s licence with a reliable vehicle
  • Journalism background preferred

To be considered for this position, please send cover letter (stating you found this job on Jeff Gaulin's Journalism Job Board), resume and work samples, complete with at least three work related references, to:

Louisa Genzale
Kitimat Northern Sentinel Black Press Group
626 Enterprise Avenue
Kitimat , B.C.
V8C 2E4 ,
Tel: (250) 632-6144
Fax: (250) 639-9373

E-mail: publisher@northernsentinel.com
Web address: http://www.northernsentinel.com

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