Student Publications

Job Details

Job Contact Information

Department: Student Publications
Location: B1239
Contact: Lindsay Humphrey
Phone: 281-283-3975
Email: humphrey@uhcl.edu

Pay and Schedule Information

Position Title: Tech II
Pay Rate: $8.88
Positions Available: 1
Employment Length: Ongoing
Hours Per Week: Flexible
Position Start Date: asap

Description of Job

The signal is the offical student newspaper of the University of Houston-Clear Lake. This position is for a member of The Signal's editorial staff, specifically for the online editor. Job duties include, but are not limited to: assisting senior editorial staff in making decisions regarding editorial aspects of publication, preparing and producing content for print and online editors; maintaining The Signal's presence through is website and social media acounts; creation and distribution of an email newsletter; supervision of other staff members' coverage of assignments when necessary; and creation of promotional materials for audience engagement. 

Qualifications or Preferences

The person in this position must be a UHCL student (undergraduate or graduate) and must be knowledgeable in the field of journalism, including but not limited to: AP writing style, interviewing techniques and research experience. Knowledge of software programs such as InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, and Final Cute Pro/Adobe Premier/iMovie, and experience with wordpress and various social media platforms is preferred. The person in this position must be able to work well within a team environment, roubleshoot problems on the spot with little to no supervision, utilize critial thinking skills to solve problems and think outside the box. 

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Contact
  • Student Financial Aid

    Phone: 281-283-2480
    Fax: 281-283-2502
    Email: uhcl_fao@uhcl.edu

    SSCB 1.105
    2700 Bay Area Blvd, Box 05
    Houston, TX 77058-1002

    Office hours:
    Monday - Thursday, 8 a.m. - 6 p.m.
    Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

    School Code:
    011711