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Date Submitted: May 16, 2024
Job Title: Part Time Staff Reporter
Station: KVNF
Location: Paonia, CO
Deadline to Apply: Open until filled
Salary Range: $18.50-21.00/hour

Job Description:

Your community radio station seeks the next team member for KVNF’s award-winning news team. This is a unique opportunity to show your reporting skills and collaborate with a motivated team. Come work for a 44 years-strong pillar of the rural Western Colorado that the station serves. We are growing our coverage, have experienced great accolades, and garnered widespread community support due to the visionary involvement of the board of directors and a hard-working team.

In this position, you will provide news and public affairs content for our 8-minute Regional Newscast and a 30-minute bimonthly show called Local Motion, web postings, as well as posting to our social media accounts. Ideal candidates have a strong reporting voice and knowledge of issues in our Western Slope communities. KVNF holds to high journalism standards as an NPR member news department.

KVNF prefers candidates with experience in radio and/or print journalism or equivalent. Experience in hosting, board operations, audio editing, and reporting are a plus. A strong interest in local and regional news is expected. At KVNF you will work with a diverse group of volunteers, staff members, and freelancers. Community radio or nonprofit experience is a plus.

The position is based in Western Colorado and requires a willingness to be flexible in the work schedule and location during certain times of the year. Minimum hours 28 per week. The range of hourly pay is $18.50 – $21.00/hour DOE. Health stipend, generous paid time off, and mileage reimbursement available.

Please submit a Cover letter, references, and resume to Open until filled.


Send required application materials to:
Address application materials to: Ashley Krest