Job Opportunities

We’re hiring for fall 2018!

We have positions open for fall 2018. The closing date for all of these applications will be August 10 at noon, and the start date for these positions will be August 16.

We will prioritize qualified applicants belonging to groups whose experiences are underrepresented in mainstream media (for example, applicants who are Indigenous, Black, POC, disabled, LGBTQ+, and/or who identify as part of a group not listed here.) Applicants belonging to any of these groups are encouraged to self-declare.

Scroll down for detailed descriptions of our open positions:

 

Volunteer Coordinator

The Uniter is seeking an outgoing and organized individual to intake, mentor and train volunteer contributors.

Successful candidates should have a working knowledge of The Uniter and Mouseland Press and at least one year of writing experience and an understanding of CP style. They should be available from 5:15-6:15 on Wednesdays as well as select evenings throughout each month during the regular academic year (late-August to early December/January to April).

This position pays $63/week. The volunteer coordinator will begin their term on August 16 following an orientation day.

Skill Requirements:

Duties:

Please submit a resume and cover letter to managing editor Anastasia Chipelski at info@uniter.ca by August 10 at noon, or deliver resumes in person to:

The Uniter // ORM14 Bulman Centre // 515 Portage Avenue // Winnipeg, MB R3B 2E9

We thank all applicants, however only those shortlisted for an interview will be contacted.

*Mouseland Press strives to be an equitable employer and will prioritize qualified applicants who belong to marginalized groups. Qualified applicants who study at or are alumni of The University of Winnipeg will also be given priority*

 

City reporter

The Uniter is seeking an individual who is passionate about our city, our communities and the many people who are working to make this a better place to live.

The successful candidate will possess strong writing and interviewing skills as well as demonstrating a critical eye for news content.

The city reporter will:

This position pays $120/week. The features reporter will begin their term on August 16 following an orientation day.

Please submit a resume, cover letter and two writing samples (maximum length for each: one page, single-spaced) to managing editor Anastasia Chipelski at info@uniter.ca by August 10 at noon, or deliver resumes in person to:

The Uniter // ORM14 Bulman Centre // 515 Portage Avenue // Winnipeg, MB R3B 2E9

We thank all applicants, however only those shortlisted for an interview will be contacted.

*Mouseland Press strives to be an equitable employer and will prioritize qualified applicants who belong to marginalized groups. Qualified applicants who study at or are alumni of The University of Winnipeg will also be given priority*
 

Campus Reporter

The Uniter is seeking a hardworking student/alumni and experienced writer who is passionate about campus politics, news and events to fill the position of Campus Reporter.

The successful candidate will possess strong research and interviewing skills as well as demonstrate a critical eye for news content.

The Campus Reporter will:

This position pays $120/week. The arts and culture reporter will begin their term on August 16th following an orientation day.

Interested parties should submit a resume including references, cover letter and two (2) writing samples by August 10 at noon. Application packages should be sent to Managing Editor Anastasia Chipelski at info@uniter.ca or deliver resumes in person to:

The Uniter // ORM14 Bulman Centre // 515 Portage Avenue // Winnipeg, MB R3B 2E9

We thank all applicants, however only those shortlisted for an interview will be contacted.

*Mouseland Press strives to be an equitable employer and will prioritize qualified applicants who belong to marginalized groups. Qualified applicants who study at or are alumni of The University of Winnipeg will also be given priority*