The Diamondback, the university’s independent student newspaper, is hiring copy editors for the fall semester. Copy editors fact-check articles and columns and proofread pages for accuracy, spelling, grammar and AP style. They typically work 8-12 hours per week (2-3 shifts). Shifts are four-hour commitments between 5 p.m. and 1 a.m., Sunday through Thursday. This paid position is an excellent opportunity to gain experience working in the newsroom for a daily paper, and a great way to get involved at The Diamondback. All majors are welcome to apply; we especially encourage candidates with previous journalism or editorial experience.
If you are interested in applying, please send your resume via email attachment to copy desk chiefs Brittany Cheng (firstname.lastname@example.org) and Lyla Lawless (email@example.com). We are looking to hire as soon as possible; the deadline for applications is August 31.