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Central Design Desk - Page Designer

Pamplin Media Group is looking for a full time, experienced page designer. The successful candidate must be able to design four or more newspapers a week while working well with multiple editors. Other projects include seasonal special sections.

Required skills: Thorough knowledge of InDesign and familiarity with Photoshop and Illustrator.

To be considered for this position, please provide four hard copy or online samples of your design work. Two samples must be of recent publication design work. Send your cover letter, resume, samples and at least two letters of recommendation to: Tiffaney O'Dell at todell@pamplinmedia.com

Pamplin Media Group

Capital Bureau Reporter

The Pamplin Media Group is looking for an experienced journalist for its Capital Bureau in Salem. This position requires investigative and enterprise reporting skills as well as the ability to produce daily stories about the workings of state government. The Capital Bureau is a joint venture between Pamplin Media Group and the EO Media Group, so the successful candidate must be capable of working in a collaborative way with other bureau reporters and editors. The person who is chosen for this position will be a Pamplin Media Group employee, but will work most closely with an EO Media Group editor who is based in Salem. The Capital Bureau provides coverage of state government for 35 newspapers and for a subscription-based electronic newsletter. Requirements for this position include a bachelor's degree or higher, plus significant professional experience. Candidates should be prepared to provide examples of high-quality investigative and enterprise work. To apply for this position, contact Mark Garber at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Portland Tribune

Sports Writer

The Portland Tribune is looking for a part-time (approximately 32 hours per week) sportswriter to cover a variety of local sports for print and Web. Candidates must have strong reporting and interviewing skills, generate story ideas on an assortment of beats, be well-organized, take direction well and have a strong desire to provide in-depth, unique coverage to our readers. Candidates must be able to write news and game stories on deadline, and be creative in writing features and profiles. A good understanding of AP style and social media is necessary, as well as the ability to shoot sports photos. Work schedule can be somewhat flexible and depend on the weekly sports calendar, but the position will require work on weekends and on some nights.

Send cover letter, resume, clips and references to Sports Editor Steve Brandon at sbrandon@portlandtribune.com

Pamplin Media Group

Graphic Designer

The Pamplin Media Group has a current full-time opportunity for a Graphic Designer. The ideal candidate will have heavy publication design and ad coordination experience. Be able to develop, coordinate, oversee and implement comprehensive high-quality design and guidelines for directories, magazines, newspapers and other specialty publications. Duties include: maintain annual production calendar, serve as liaison between internal/external clients, writers, photographers, director of commercial printing and press throughout each project, and attend press checks as needed. Must work with a high degree of accuracy, effectively manage, design, direct and track multiple projects simultaneously and work well under pressure. Must be able to consistently establish and maintain harmonious relationships with a diverse range of clients, institutions, vendors and staff.

Required skills: thorough knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign, Photoshop, and Illustrator). Desired skills: Ability to write, proofread and edit communications, photography and photo-shoot direction, and integrated media (web) experience a plus. 

To be considered for this position, please provide 6 hard copy or online samples your design work. Two (2) samples must be of recent publication design work. Send your cover letter, resume, samples and at least 2 letters of recommendation to: Schadia Newcombe, Pamplin Media Group Contract Publishing Manager, 6605 SE Lake Road, Portland OR 97222 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Estacada News


The Estacada News, recipient of the 2014 Oregon Newspaper Publishers Association General Excellence Award in its division, needs a full-time news/feature reporter. Coverage areas include all aspects of news and feature reporting in a small community, with the exception of sports. Our news reporter also covers the Mt. Hood National Forest and recreation on the Clackamas River. The successful candidate will demonstrate skills at digital photography and must demonstrate a commitment to sharing news via social media. To be considered, attach a short cover letter, resume, clips and references in an email addressed to Executive Editor Steven Brown, sbrown@theoutlookonline.com. The application deadline is 5 p.m. Wednesday, July 8, 2015.


Ross Island Sand & Gravel Co.

Project Administrator – Dredging Operations

Ross Island Sand & Gravel Co. has an immediate opening for a new position within our company for a Project Administrator in our Dredging Operations.

Ross Island Sand & Gravel Co. performs dredging and marine construction on waterways, lakes, channels, and bays throughout the West Coast of the United States. Projects typically last between two and five months, and will require the employee to remain on site during the project. While not active on a project, Portland, OR will remain company headquarters and projects will be completed here.

We are looking for an individual with business and finance acumen. This position requires someone with great organizational skills, the ability to multi-task, detail oriented, excellent communication skills, both verbal and written, and a thorough knowledge of both Word and Excel and a high level of dependability and self-management.

This key position is responsible for:

  • Maintain and manage on-site project office.
  • Answer phones and assist with scheduling in relation to course of project.
  • Attend project meetings; assist with ‘to-do’ items as assigned.
  • Perform accounting tasks, including but not exclusive to, purchasing requests, accounts payable, project accounting, payroll recordkeeping, project related recordkeeping.
  • Assist with bid process.
  • Assists in the development of presentations.
  • Provide assistance to the project engineer, project team and management as required.
  • Other duties as assigned.
  • Minimum Requirements:

    Bachelor’s in Business or Engineering disciplines. Work experience may be substituted for degree.

    Must have experience with Microsoft Office products (Word, Excel, PowerPoint).

    Work Environment:

    Work will be conducted primarily in an office environment. Work will also be conducted at project sites, which may include boats, barges, shorelines, etc. Must be able to work in all elements of weather and enjoy working near or on the water.

    We offer competitive salaries and an excellent benefit package, including health, dental, vision, life, 401(k) and pension plan.

    Please send your resume to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Please add “Project Administrator” in the subject line.

    We are committed to a safe and drug free environment for our employees! Candidates must successfully pass a post-offer, pre-employment drug screen test.

    EEO M/F/D/V

    Central Oregonian - Prineville


    The Central Oregonian, twice-weekly newspaper in Prineville, has an immediate opening in our news department. The position will focus on feature writing but will also cover some news and have the school/education beat.

    Full time position, good benefits, salary based on experience. Journalism or professional writing experience preferred. Job also entails pagination and photography. Drug-free workplace. To apply, send resume and cover letter to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. No phone calls please.

    News talk 860 KPAM

    Radio Advertising Sales

    Oregon’s 2014 Radio Station of the Year, NEWS TALK 860 KPAM, and sister station Sunny 1550, are seeking Portland’s next great radio Account Executive. If you know how to build long-term relationships with small to mid-size business owners, care about bringing results to those businesses, and can do it without ratings, then KPAM and Sunny could be your next home. The successful candidate will be motivated with high integrity and a strong desire to win and make a good living. Extensive experience in broadcast media sales is necessary. KPAM and Sunny are two locally-owned radio stations offering excellent benefits and above average compensation plans in an employee focused environment. We are an equal opportunity employer.

    Please send resume to: General Sales Manager, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

    No phone calls please


    Pamplin Media Group

    Community Outreach

    Kiosk & Festival Subscription Sales

    Community Newspapers circulation department has an excellent opportunity to make great money in a part-time position.

    As a community outreach salesperson you will sell newspaper subscriptions for our award-winning publications at kiosk and festivals throughout the metropolitan area. If you have excellent communication skills, the drive to succeed and ability to work independently this could be the perfect position for you.

    Regular part-time (primarily Friday, Saturday & Sunday but some weekday work is required). Hourly wage plus excellent commission. Sales experience preferred. Provide own transportation & ability to lift up to 25lbs. Background check & drug screen required. Please submit resume to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or fax to 503-620-3433.

    Hillsboro Tribune

    Sales Representative

    The Hillsboro Tribune is seeking a seasoned advertising representative to help sell print, digital, social and mobile marketing services in the Hillsboro area. We are looking for a self-motivated individual with prior sales experience, preferably media sales, to work with large and small businesses on a variety of marketing strategies in a high-growth market.

    This position requires strong interpersonal skills, a knack for organization and the ability to juggle multiple priorities in a fast-paced, fun working environment.

    If you enjoy helping others succeed, would like to be active in a vibrant local business community and are looking for an exciting job with the Pamplin Media Group, this could be an ideal fit. We offer salary plus commission, paid holidays and vacations, a variety of insurance options and a 401k plan.

    To apply, forward a resume with cover letter and three references to Sales Director Harvey Berkey, at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Please put “Hillsboro Sales” in the subject line.

    Gresham Outlook

    Sales Representative

    TThe Gresham Outlook, a twice-weekly newspaper, is seeking a high energy, motivated salesperson to join our sales team as an outside Marketing Consultant. We are looking for someone with previous advertising experience both in print and online, a proven track record of success, a strong prospector, organizational and computer skills. An existing account base will be provided, but our new team member will be required to contact and develop new business. Must have reliable transportation and a clean driving record. Pre-employment drug screen and good references required. This is a full time position with commission on all sales, a base salary, mileage expenses and full benefits that include health care, paid vacation and more. If you have a passion for sales and are committed to success, send your resume and cover letter to Cheryl Swart, Advertising Director – cswart@theoutlookonline.com