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Open Positions 

Page Designer/Visual Journalist

EO Media Group is seeking a visual journalist to join our team in Salem, Oregon. As a valued member of our Design Studio, the successful candidate will work directly with our daily and weekly newspaper editors to produce engaging news pages that represent and reflect the reporting from our local communities in Oregon and Washington.

Our designers have the freedom to implement ideas and are empowered to take ownership of the news products they produce. A qualified candidate will show a passion for journalism, design, and collaboration, and must be able to work in a deadline oriented environment. Experience with professional newspaper and/or magazine page layout is required, while copy editing and graphic design are preferred qualifications.

EO Media Group is a fourth-generation family-owned media company in Oregon with a portfolio of newspapers, magazines and digital products. We are proud of our 110-year heritage of publishing and the creativity of our managers and employees.

Benefits include paid time off, insurances and a 401(k)/Roth 401(k) retirement plan. Send resume, design portfolio and cover letter to EO Media Group, PO Box 2048, Salem, OR 97308-2048, or e-mail

(Posted 3/21/2018)

General Assignment Reporter

The Register-Guard, with an award-winning digital-first newsroom in Eugene, Ore., seeks an experienced journalist for the position of general assignment reporter.

The successful candidate will produce a high volume of hard news and news-feature articles for our website,, and for the Page One and Metro sections of our print newspaper. We seek a fast and extremely savvy reporter who can move rapidly from one topic to another, producing accurate work on a range of high-interest issues.

The ideal candidate will be versed in using digital media for gathering and disseminating news and have a background in hard news coverage. The successful candidate will have a keen eye for stories and produce news for digital and print news cycles.

The Register-Guard is committed to quality staff-generated journalism as a key strategy for thriving in the news marketplace. This reporting position is central to the newspaper's goal of drawing substantial digital and print readership.

Schedule will vary according to workload. Some night and weekend work may be required.

Please visit for complete job description and application instructions.

(Posted 3/13/2018)

Press Operator

Growing community newspaper print facility looking for an experienced second press operator to facilitate various regional and commercial publications like The Portland Tribune, Clackamas Review, Gresham Outlook and several more! Join a savvy team of hard working motivated personnel on our twelve unit Goss Community SSC in a fast paced and flourishing market. Competitive wages, benefits, and plenty of opportunity for overtime. Hiring for a 4-10hr swing shift Mon-Wed and Friday with Thursday off, 430pm - 3am.

Daily Tasks include but not limited to:

  • Adhesion to all security, quality and accountability measures.
  • Perform established press run schedules to meet the production needs of the operation.
  • Execute and direct press calibration for optimal quality output.
  • Perform duties associated with making the press ready for operation including verifying all machine adjustments are made according to operation requirements and properly cleaning the press following previous production runs.
  • Monitor print quality as the press is operating and makes adjustments as needed to insure quality standards are achieved.
  • Directs work of the Press Helper on the press. Insures that the Press Helper is properly trained to perform required duties.
  • Trouble-shoots problems with the operation of the press as the need arises. Keeps written records of set-ups used for each product coming off the press; keeps written records of adjustments made to the press as the press is operating as part of the trouble-shooting process.
  • Must maintain a clean work area
  • Participate in safety
  • All other duties as assigned


  • Able to lift and move 20 pounds or more repeatedly, up to occasionally 50 lbs.
  • Able to stand for 8 to 12 hours.
  • Ability to read, write and perform math operations.
  • Ability to distinguish colors accurately
  • Meticulous attention to detail
  • Ability to apply written and verbal instructions for machine set-up.
  • Must demonstrate reliability through attendance, punctuality and ability to stay in work area.
  • Must be able to cooperate with co-workers and supervisors.
  • Demonstrated mechanical aptitude.
  • Ability to work overtime as needed.
  • High school or equivalent
  • Pass pre-employment background check and drug screening
  • 3 years web offset experience required, more is preferable

To Apply Please contact Nick Jones the Production Manager @ 503-341-1587 or email

(Posted 3/7/2018)

General Manager, Newspaper and Digital Sales

The successful candidate will head all sales and marketing of a Northwest news outlet, which features daily print and digital platforms. The successful candidate will share overall management of business operations. This is a chance for someone with sales experience to step up to a leadership role of a four-person sales staff. The ideal candidate will be an ideas person with strong strategic, sales and revenue generating skills, who can handle a list of accounts and manage a sales team. Must be able to juggle daily, weekly and monthly deadlines relative to print and online products. This is a full-time position, with medical and dental benefits, and a 401k plan. Respond to:

(Posted 3/5/2018)

Regional Publisher & Revenue Director

Oregon beckons! Located in Pendleton, Ore., near the Columbia River and the Blue Mountains, this community in Eastern Oregon offers abundant outdoor recreation and is perfect for someone who enjoys a small-city lifestyle.

EO Media Group, a family-owned company, is seeking a proven Regional Publisher & Revenue Director for multiple publications and digital platforms.  This area is a mix of ranching and bike tours, fine dining and wine tasting, nature and the arts, a rich history and the world-famous Pendleton Round-Up.

We are seeking a strong, hands-on leader to oversee the management team and inspire our revenue producers to grow the top line for our Tuesday through Saturday daily, three weeklies and specialty publications. Our digital media Marketplace has won national awards and is poised for growth. We’ve invested in the best software available with a strong CRM to help you lead. You must be knowledgeable about all departments, have a track record of sales growth balanced with expense management and a desire to engage with our communities to succeed in this position.

This position is based in Pendleton, Ore., but regular travel through national forests, open range and high mountain scenery is necessary to oversee the weeklies.

Comprehensive benefits include paid time off (PTO), insurances and a 401(k)/Roth 401(k) retirement plan. Send resume and letter of interest including salary requirements and why you want to grow with us to EO Media Group, P.O. Box 2048, Salem, OR 97308-2048 or e-mail

(Posted 2/21/2018)

Page Designer

The News-Review in Roseburg, Oregon, has an opening for a page designer. You will be joining an award-winning design team with an expectation of excellence.

You will work closely with reporters, editors and photographers to design both print and digital stories. You should be willing to take risks with page design, have a good eye for design, the ability to write accurate and eye-catching headlines and to work calmly under deadline pressure.

Newspaper design experience is required. A college degree and proficiency of Adobe InDesign are preferred. Currently we use Blox Total CMS through TownNews.

The News-Review reaches 35,000 readers per day in Douglas County with its online and print products. The company is locally owned and offers good benefits and a 401(k). 

Douglas County is a beautiful area that offers ample opportunities for outdoor recreation, and the area features a burgeoning wine industry. Roseburg is not far from scenic mountains and the Oregon Coast, and is about an hour’s drive from Eugene, home of the Ducks.

Send your resumes with references, examples of page design and/or graphics and photography, along with a cover letter to News Editor Mike Henneke at or 345 NE Winchester, Roseburg, OR 97470.

(Posted 2/21/2018)

Sports Editor

Not thrilled by the thought of spending $800 a month to sleep on a couch in a “vibrant” city neighborhood?  Tired of fighting urban traffic and dodging distracted jaywalkers? Come work in a bustling small Central Oregon town surrounded by outdoor recreation. The Madras Pioneer is seeking a sports editor to cover two high schools and community/outdoor sports, plus some occasional general news. Duties includes writing, photography and page design. Experience a plus, but we’ll train a good candidate. Computer skills are a must, along with valid driver’s license and reliable transportation. Full-time with benefits in a drug-free workplace.

Send letter of interest and resume to No calls please.

(Posted 2/7/18)

Advertising Account Manager

If you are looking for a challenging career that pays you to exceed your goals while helping our clients succeed, we could be the company for you.

The News-Review, a locally owned company, is seeking qualified sales professional to fill a full time sales position.

The right candidate will have:

  • Previous sales experience.
  • Strong prospecting, presentation, and selling skills.
  • The ability to work on their own and manage a sales territory.
  • Outstanding time management skills.
  • Strong consultative sales ability.
  • Proficient computer and internet skills, including digital marketing.

Excellent benefits package including 401(k) with company matching, Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance (company paid for employee), AFLAC, paid vacation and holidays. Base wage plus commission.

To apply please send resume and cover letter to

More about the News-Review at!

Job Type: Full-time

(Posted 2/7/2018)

General Assignment Reporter

The Hillsboro Tribune is a weekly newspaper covering Oregon’s fifth-largest city. The position is based in Forest Grove, where you will work in partnership with the staff of the Forest Grove News-Times and our other Washington County publications. You will be the primary reporter for our weekly print and daily digital and social media products, and collaborate on some annual special sections. Beat includes news and feature angles on city government, law enforcement and business/high tech.

The ideal candidate will have a bachelor’s degree in journalism and at least two years of professional reporting experience. You will demonstrate excellent time management skills and an ability to write engaging, accurate stories on deadline. Although you will work with a professional photographer, you must be able to shoot photos for your own stories when needed. You will use social media to share your work and engage our audience, work well on deadlines, and demonstrate an ability to manage a flexible work schedule that includes occasional evenings and weekends.

The Pamplin Media Group offers a competitive compensation package, including paid holidays, vacation, health and dental benefits and a 401k plan. Please email cover letter, resume, references and at least five samples of published work, including photos, to Nikki DeBuse, Publisher, Put “Reporter” in the subject line.

(Posted 12/4/2017)



Here it is!

The Times newspaper, serving Tigard, Tualatin and Sherwood, is looking for a talented and energetic person to join our busy advertising sales team. 

We’re looking for someone with great people skills and a desire to succeed to work with existing accounts and potential customers to sell advertising (print, digital, social).  The selected person will be organized and able to make both written and in-person proposals and presentations.  Computer skills are a must, along with valid driver’s license and reliable transportation.  Must be a go-getter who’s not afraid of cold calling and meeting new people.  A great sense of humor is a plus, too!

Here’s the chance to manage a defined territory like it’s your own business.  Whether you’re new to sales or already a pro – we want to talk with you!  This position offers a great growth opportunity in a fun and fast-paced business!  Plus, we offer a base salary, commissions and a variety of great benefits including sick & vacation time, medical benefits, dental & vision options, 401k, and a great work environment!

Interested in a great new job with a growing company?  Send your resume TODAY to:  Please include a cover letter telling us why you would be a great fit for this job!  Don’t delay – we plan to fill this position quickly!

(Posted 12/4/2017)


The Beaverton Valley Times and the Tigard-Tualatin Times, members of the Pamplin Media Group of newspapers, are seeking a reporter for a full-time position. This individual is responsible for handling a beat and doing both news and feature writing. The preferred candidate will have at least two years of experience working at a community newspaper, along with web posting and social media skills. Photography skills and/or fluency in Spanish are pluses. Should possess good interviewing and time management skills in order to ultimately produce as many as 12 stories weekly.

We offer full-time employees a competitive salary and strong benefit package featuring paid vacation and sick time; medical, dental, vision and life insurance options; 401k and more.  For consideration, please apply by Nov. 17, 2017, with a résumé, cover letter and three to five clips to Managing Editor Dana Haynes at

(Posted 11/8/2017)

Distribution Manager

The News-Review in Roseburg has an opening for a Distribution Supervisor. The Distribution Supervisor will be responsible for maintaining a work crew for the distribution department and ensures arrangements for inserts with advertising.

You will work closely with production, circulation, advertising and press staff to ensure a quick and profitable flow of the newspaper. You will also be responsible for monthly reporting and maintenance of the equipment.

Newspaper experience is preferred.

The News-Review reaches 35,000 readers per day in Douglas County with its online and print products. The company is locally owned and offers excellent benefits and a 401(k).

Send your resumes with references, along with a cover letter, to or 345 NE Winchester, Roseburg, OR 97470.

(Posted 10/27/2017)

Marketing Consultant

Earn up to $36,000 per year! Do you enjoy talking to people? If so, the role of Marketing Consultant is for you! We are looking for a strategic thinker who is personable and professional. Time management, self-motivation and good communication skills are essential. Send your resume with a cover letter describing your skill set to Box 7996, PO Box 788, Klamath Falls, OR 97601

(Posted 7/21/2017)

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