Internships & Off-Campus Jobs

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Off-Campus Positions

Capital Newspaper
 

Type of Employment: Full-time

    Company Name: Capital Newspapers

    Job Titles: Office Coordinator - journalism, editing

    Position Description:

    Capital Newspapers is seeking an Office Coordinator for the Juneau County Star-Times, located in Mauston, WI. This is a full-time, hourly position working 40 hours per week, Monday through Friday.

    Responsibilities:

    -Answering the main phone line and directing calls

    -Accepting and writing obituaries, celebrations, and news releases for print and digital platforms. This includes serving as the primary contact for funeral homes and individual customers.

    -Editing and proofreading print, digital, and syndicated content

   

    Qualifications:

    -Strong customer service skills

    -Proficient in writing and speaking the English language

    -Excellent grammar, typing, and proofreading skills

    -Experience with Microsoft office suite

    -The right candidate will understand the importance of confidentiality and be required to avoid conflicts of interest

   

    Capital Newspapers offers:

    -Competitive compensation at $11-12 an hour, based on experience.

    -Great benefits package including medical, dental, vision, life, flexible spending, STD and LTD, and matching 401k plan.

    -Paid maternity and paternity leave.

    -Culture of teamwork, professional work environment, and a focus on growth opportunities.

   

    Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer The Capital Newspapers organization is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to maintaining a workforce that accurately reflects our audience and expands our voice.

    Pre-employment background and drug screenings apply

     Hours: Mon-Fri, 40 hours per week

    Requirements:
    -Answering the main phone line and directing calls

    -Accepting and writing obituaries, celebrations, and news releases for print and digital platforms. This includes serving as the primary contact for funeral homes and individual customers.

    -Editing and proofreading print, digital, and syndicated content

    Qualifications:
-Strong customer service skills
-Proficient in writing and speaking the English language
-Excellent grammar, typing, and proofreading skills
-Experience with Microsoft office suite
-The right candidate will understand the importance of confidentiality and be required to avoid conflicts of interest

   Salary: $11-$12/hour

   How to Apply: https://app.jobvite.com/j?cj=oy3n9fwR&s=UWBaraboo 

Type of Employment: Full-time

    Company Name: Capital Newspapers

    Job Titles: Reporter - General Assignment

    Position Description: The Wisconsin State Journal is seeking a full-time reporter to join its local news team. Under the direction of the city editor, this person will cover breaking news, government meetings, and other news and features as needed.

    Hours: 40

    Requirements:

    •         Must be available to work a combination of day, night, and weekend shifts every week

    •         Must have some experience working at a daily or college newspaper

    •         Must be able to write clearly and concisely, translate complicated information into stories of broad interest, and represent the paper with tact and professionalism

    •         Must have access to a reliable vehicle

   

    To apply:

    Applicants must apply online at https://app.jobvite.com/j?cj=oFOo9fwK&s=UWBaraboo To be considered for this position, applicants must submit a resume, cover letter, and five work samples or links to five recent stories. The deadline to apply is Monday, February 25th, 2019.   

    Capital Newspapers offers:

    •         Competitive compensation

    •         Great benefits package including medical, dental, vision, life, matching 401k plan, paid maternity and paternity leaves, and regular paid time off

    •         Culture of teamwork, professional work environment, and a focus on growth opportunities

   

    Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer: The Capital Newspapers organization is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to maintaining a workforce that accurately reflects our audience and expands our voice. Pre-employment background and drug screenings apply.   

    Salary: negotiable

    How to Apply: https://app.jobvite.com/j?cj=oFOo9fwK&s=UWBaraboo
 

Micah Corporate Design

    Type of Employment:

     - Paid Internship

     - Part-time

     - Full-time

    Company Name: Micah Corperate Design
    Job Titles: Business Administrative Assistant
    Position Description: Seeking an Business Assistant. Looking for somebody willing to grow within our organization. The applicant must possess exceptional interpersonal skills and must be extremely motivated to learn and grow professionally. In addition to administrative and project support skills, the applicant must be computer literate .

    Hours: 3 daily

    Requirements:

  •         Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  •         Ability to remain calm working in a fast-paced, high-pressure environment
  •         Organized, flexible, reliable and able to multi-task
  •         Professional and pleasant telephone manners
  •         Ability to resolve customer related issues
  •         Very dependable
  •         Able to take directions and follow through
  •         Ability to follow directions

    Salary: $25 hr

    How to Apply: Submit resume to micahbare@hotmail.com
 

Pampered Paws Pet Resort

Type of Employment:
 - Part-time
 - Full-time
 - Seasonal

    Company Name: Pampered Paws Pet Resort

    Job Titles: Kennel Staff Member

    Position Description:

    Pampered Paws is looking for a few hard-working, motivated individuals to work seasonally this upcoming summer, approximately May to August as one of our Kennel Staff Members. Earlier hours may be available on a part time basis. This is a full time position. Weekends and Holidays are required. One night let out shift a week will be mandatory as well. Applicants must be able to work on their feet for 8+ hours of the day as well as be able to lift 50 pounds and be comfortable working around all breeds of dogs. Dog experience is highly preferred, but we’re willing to train the right candidate.   

    Basic duties would include, but are not limited to:

    •         Feeding/Watering Dogs

    •         Supervising Playtime

    •         Basic Understanding of Dog Body Language

    •         Various Cleaning Duties

    •         Upkeep of the Facility

    •         Excellent Customer Service

    •         Ability to Work as a Team

    •         Self-Motivated Individual   

    Please fill out an application to apply; selected candidates will then be given a phone interview and then an in-person interview with the owner. All candidates need to provide a minimum of 3 references.

     Hours: 30-40

    Requirements:

    This is a full time position. Weekends and Holidays are required. One night let out shift a week will be mandatory as well. Applicants must be able to work on their feet for 8+ hours of the day as well as be able to lift 50 pounds and be comfortable

    working around all breeds of dogs. Dog experience is highly preferred, but we’re willing to train the right candidate.

   

    Please fill out an application to apply; selected candidates will then be given a phone interview and then an in-person interview with the owner. All candidates need to provide a minimum of 3 references.

    Salary: $9.00 - $10.00

    How to Apply: Via Facebook or Email

Updated: 02/19/2019 4:07PM