Reporter – Health Beat

The Columbian seeks FT health beat reporter to join our metro news team. We’re increasing our reporting staff as we continue to be Southwest Washington’s leading source of news and local information online and in print.  We are seeking someone who can deliver award-winning enterprise work while juggling routine beat coverage.

Preferred qualifications include:

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Minimum two years of daily newspaper experience,
  • A demonstrated ability to report and write enterprise and project stories.
  • Demonstrated skills in using social media are preferred.

We offer competitive pay and an excellent benefit package, which includes profit sharing/401(k) and we value a constructive work culture.  If you are looking for a challenge and want to work for one of the area's most progressive employers, please send a cover letter indicating your approach to the health beat, salary requirements, your résumé and work samples to:

The Columbian

Attention: Human Resources

P.O. Box 180, Vancouver, WA 98666


Equal Opportunity Employer

Pre-employment drug screen is required.

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