Thursday, April 8, 2010

L.A. Times seeks entry-level reporter

The Los Angeles Times is hiring a hard news reporter for one of its local newspapers that is inserted into the Times.

"At least one to two years of professional experience is preferred; however, candidates with significant internship or freelance experience will also be considered," the ad states.

Click here for more info. To apply, e-mail a cover letter, resume, six links to published work and three references to: John Canalis, Editor, L.A. Times Community News, South, at

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Wednesday, April 15, 2009

L.A. Times hiring journalists for insert sections

The Los Angeles Times is hiring journalists for two of its local newspapers that are inserted into the Times. Top-notch recent grads and young journalists are sometimes hired for these positions:
  • City Hall Reporter: cover city government in Glendale, the third-largest city in L.A. County, for the Glendale News-Press. Applicants should have at least 2 years experience.
  • Education Reporter: cover private and public schools in Glendale, along with Glendale Community College. Also help with coverage in Burbank. Stories will appear in both the Glendale News-Press and Burbank Leader. Applicants should have at least 2 years experience.
  • Asst. City Editor: journalist has multiple duties, including serving as ACE of the Burbank Leader and Glendale News-Press, working part-time as a general assignment reporter, and serving as web editor of the Leader, News-Press and Valley Sun. Applicants should have at least 4 years experience.
To apply, send resume, cover letter and six clips to: Dan Evans, Director of Editorial, Times Community News, 221 N. Brand Blvd., 2nd Floor, Glendale, CA 91203-2609. Or e-mail:

Location: Los Angeles, California

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Friday, January 30, 2009

Paid multimedia interns @ L.A. Times

The Los Angeles Times, the 4th-largest newspaper in the U.S., seeks paid interns for its online newsroom.

"Qualified candidates will have experience with blogs, ugc, editing/writing headlines and a good understanding of html," the ad states.

Deadline is rolling. Current college students and those who have graduated in the past six months are eligible. Applicants should be web-savvy and must send a letter of recommendation. To apply, contact Mr. Dakotta Alex at Dakotta.Alex[at]

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Thursday, January 22, 2009

L.A. Times seeks reporter for local news section

The Glendale News Press, a daily newspaper that covers local news and is inserted into the Los Angeles Times, seeks a reporter.

The Times frequently hires recent grads and young journalists for these local insert sections.

E-mail your resume, cover letter and clips to Editor Danette Goulet at, or send materials to: 221 N Brand Blvd., 2nd floor, Glendale, CA 91203.

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Monday, December 1, 2008

Paid summer internships @ L.A. Times

The Los Angeles Times, the 4th-largest daily newspaper in the U.S., is offering 10-week paid summer internships in its news, sports, business, features, Washington bureau, photography and online departments.

Undergraduate college students, as well as graduates who have finished school within six months of the internship start, are eligible. Little training is offered, according to the newspaper's website, so previous internship experience is preferred. Interns also need a driver's license and access to a car.

Applications are due January 1. Submit a cover letter, a resume, a one-page personal essay, up to 12 work samples and a list of three references to: Randy Hagihara, Senior Editor for Recruitment, 202 W. 1st St., Los Angeles, CA 90012.

For further information, contact Hagihara at 1-800-LATIMES, Ext. 77992 or at

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