Looking for full-time hours in the realm of storytelling? Join our 100 Mile Free Press news team.

This position, located in 100 Mile House, is ideal for a journalist who has a passion for storytelling, looking for full-time employment.

As a community reporter you’ll get to cover a full range of news, community features, arts, culture and sports that will be published locally and potentially across Black Press Media’s Western Canadian network.

The successful candidate will have the following skills and talents:

  • Superior writing ability for print and web.
  • Competence in photography, videography and editing.
  • The ability to thrive in a fast-paced, deadline-oriented environment and is keen to learn and develop their skillsets.
  • Knowledge of InDesign, Photoshop, iMovie, and Canadian Press style.

We are looking for someone who prides themselves to be a team player, able to multi-task and work in a complex digital and print publishing environment.

About 100 Mile House:

Nestled in the Cariboo region of British Columbia, 100 Mile House offers nearly every kind of outdoor adventure – both in summer and winter – from skiing to swimming and hiking. In fact, 100 Mile House is ideal for downhill and Nordic skiers alike, with the area offering a 200-kilometre trail system. The region is rich in history, in fact initially serving as as a stop on the old Cariboo Road during the Cariboo Gold Rush.

About Black Press Media:

Black Press Media is a leading local news champion with operations across British Columbia, Alberta, Yukon, Northwest Territories, Nunavut, Washington State, Alaska, and Hawaii. Over 1,500 talented employees work with us to deliver unique community news and information across a full suite of traditional media channels and digital platforms.

We value diverse viewpoints, new ways of thinking and a collaborative approach to delivering results.

Our journalists are among the very best in Canada. And we invest in those who excel, offering competitive salary, benefits and pension packages.

Expected wage range: $47,000 – $50,000 annually.

Please forward your resume and writing sample to:

Ashley Wadhwani
Editorial Director, Black Press Media Canadian Division
journalism@blackpress.ca

Martina Dopf
Publisher, 100 Mile Free Press
martina.dopf@100milefreepress.net

Applicants must be able to legally work in Canada and hold a valid driver’s licence. A reliable vehicle and smartphone are required.

Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.