Week of April 30, 2006
If you are interested in distributing the St. Petersburg Times, please note that we do not hire employees to perform that function. Instead, we have outsourced the distribution of our newspaper, and we enter contracts with independent businesspeople to distribute it. Please do NOT fill out an Application for Employment if you are interested in distributing the St. Petersburg Times. Instead, you should call (toll-free) 1-866-498-4637, or go to the website for prospective independent newspaper distributors at www.Tampabay.com/contractor.
The attached is a list of job openings within the Times Publishing Co. If an interview is desired after the review if an application or resume, the applicant will be contacted within two weeks. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Applications are completed on site at these locations during the hours listed:
490 First Avenue South,
St. Petersburg, FL 33701
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
1301 34th Street North (U.S. 19),
St. Petersburg., FL 33701
9:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
To view job descriptions and to apply on-line, please go to www.joinus.tampabay.com
Applications/resumes are also accepted at your local Times bureau 9 am-5 pm.
For reporter positions only:
Applications for news reporting jobs should be directed via U.S. mail (not e-mail) to deputy managing editor Rob Hooker at Box 1121, St. Petersburg, FL 33731. Questions can be directed to Rob Hooker at (727) 893-8869 or firstname.lastname@example.org
We generally look for at least two years of daily newspaper experience. Applications should include a resume, cover letter and at least 12 to 15 clips that reflect your depth and range. Attach a short note to each clip if you think some background/context will enhance the value of your work. (For example: "Reported and wrote this story on two hours deadline.")
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