Seeking talented page designer/copy editor

Paxton Media Group, Paducah, Kentucky

Date PostedMarch 14, 2019
IndustryNewspapers / Wires
Job StatusFull-time

Paxton Media Group is seeking a talented copy editor/page designer for its page design center in Paducah, Ky. We paginate 14 papers, including nine dailies, all owned by PMG. The Paducah design center is one of three in the company, with other centers in Owensboro, Ky., and St. Joseph, Mich.

The position is hourly, with shifts starting mid- to late-afternoon. Our staffers work five days a week, a minimum of 40 hours per week, paginating news or sports pages based on budgets supplied by the newspapers. A shift usually involves working on about three newspapers. Employees also upload page pdfs for papers' websites.

The position is full-time, with medical insurance, disability, 401k and other PMG benefits. We use NewsCycle's NewsEdit Pro editorial software and InDesign 6. We prefer candidates who have publication experience but will talk to others. Photoshop experience is beneficial, although most photo toning is automated.

Send resumes to Chris Ash, Director, Page Design Center, Paducah Sun, P.O. Box 2300, Paducah, KY 42001 or to

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