Looking for a change of pace in a new environment? The Elko
Daily Free Press is seeking a versatile reporter to help us serve readers in
As part of our small but ambitious staff, you’ll hustle to
break news on our web and mobile platforms, while pursuing in-depth enterprise
reports. You'll need an inquisitive mind, sharp writing skills and an
appreciation for life in a small town. Photo and social media skills would be a
Reporters cover all sorts of different stories, from
breaking news to in-depth stories that examine important issues in the
community. We'll consider both experienced and entry-level applicants, as long
as you're dedicated to writing news that connects with readers.
Just 20 minutes away from the scenic Ruby Mountains, Elko is
known for its vast outdoor recreation areas, thriving gold mining industry and
a rural but dynamic lifestyle. Whether you are an experienced journalist or
just starting out, this full-time position offers an opportunity to grow with
an award-winning staff as part of Lee Enterprises and its network of more than
300 publications in 26 states.
As part of Lee Enterprises, Elko Daily News offers excellent
earnings potential and a full benefits package, along with a professional work
environment focused on growth opportunities for employees. We are an equal
opportunity employer and a drug-free workplace. All applicants considered for
employment must pass a post-offer drug screen and a background/DMV check prior
to commencing employment.
Please apply online at www.lee.net/careers. To be considered, please attach links or examples of previously published articles.
Why Join Us?
Lee Enterprises offers competitive wages in a dynamic, interesting
work environment with career growth opportunities. We offer an extensive
benefit program that can be personalized to your needs. Our benefit program
includes medical, dental, vision, short and long-term disability, company
provided life insurance and supplemental life insurance. In addition, we offer
a 401K retirement plan with company match. We also offer generous paid
time off to allow the flexibility to balance personal life and work. This
includes paid parental leave for new parents.
Lee Enterprises is a leading provider of high-quality local news,
with 77 daily newspapers in 26 states that have print, digital and e-replica
versions. Lee's newspapers have a combined circulation of more than 1.2 million
daily. Our digital sites attract more than 44 million unique visits monthly. We
also have a rapidly growing roster of digital products for consumers, and are
committed to aggressive digital growth.
Lee Enterprises is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We
are committed to attracting and retaining a workforce whose diversity reflects
the communities we serve. Lee embraces change, and we
recognize that we must create and maintain a culture of fervent inclusion. For more information about Lee, check us out at www.lee.net.
We are focused on building a diverse and inclusive workforce. If you are excited about this role but do not meet 100% of the qualifications above, we encourage you to apply.
- Job Family News
- Pay Type Hourly
- Elko, NV 89801, USA