Details for REPORTER/PHOTOGRAPHER - Char-Koosta News


1 or more positions

(May be employed under contract)

Re-advertise due to lack of qualified applicants


The successful applicant must demonstrated ability in writing, grammar, editing, factual accuracy, and a thorough knowledge of journalism skills including but not limited to AP style writing, interview skills, and ability to develop own story ideas, phone skills and excellent communication skills along with an understanding of the objectivity required and essential journalism ethics. At least three years of college with either demonstratable college training in journalism or the equivalent from hands-on work experience. Applicants must show skills through a portfolio or writing/editing/photography clippings or photocopies. Must have experience in using a digital camera or a 35 mm single-lens reflex (SLR) camera to achieve professional compositions and exposures. A skills test will be administered to applicants to determine journalism aptitude. Required to provide a valid driver’s license.  Must have broad range of knowledge about the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes’ government, culture, history, issues and current events. Salary range $13.67 to $15.78 per hour, plus benefits. May be employed under contract.  All applicants are required to submit a Tribal application, copies of relevant transcripts and/or certificates and Tribal enrollment verification if enrolled in a federally recognized other than CSKT to the Tribal Personnel Department, 406.675.2700 ext. 1259 or visit the website for the application. Closing date will be Thursday, November 12, 2020 @ 5:30 p.m. This is not a Testing Designated Position (TDP) within the definition of the CSKT Drug testing policy. The successful applicant, if not already employed by the Tribes must pass a pre-hire drug Test. 



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