Jobs at the News and Sentinel

Looking for a newspaper career?

Newspapers offer a rewarding career in a variety of occupations and departments. Below are some of the openings that we currently have at the newspaper. We employee a wide variety of accountants, writers, editors, clerks, truck drivers, pressmen, mailroom workers and advertising sales people. If you would like to be considered for future openings you are encourage to send us a resume at jobs@newsandsentinel.com. Apply for current positions with the email addresses provided below.

You may also write us at:

The Parkersburg News and Sentinel
519 Juliana St.
Parkersburg, WV

Please send it to the attention of the person indicated in the position description.

The following job opportunities are currently available at The Parkersburg News and Sentinel.

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Job Openings


The Parkersburg News and Sentinel is seeking a full-time evening shift reporter, covering crime and the police beat, breaking news and general assignments. This is normally a 3-11 p.m., M-F shift, but applicants must be willing to work occasional weekends or holidays if needed. Applicants must have own transportation. Photography experience a plus. The job is a full-time position offering medical, dental and vision insurance as well as paid vacation and holidays plus a 401k plan. Please send resume and samples of your work to Executive Editor Christina Myer at cmyer@newsandsentinel.com.


•Customer Service Representative - Part Time
Must have high energy, a friendly disposition and great phone etiquette. This positions encompasses inbound and outbound phone calls. Must be able to work weekends and evenings. Attention: Phil Waterman - pwaterman@newsandsentinel.com

•Home Delivery District Manager - Full Time
This position manages the daily delivery of newspapers, interacts with customers to resolve delivery issues, interviews and handles distributor contracts and the acquisition of new business/home delivery customers. This position encompasses both blue collar and white collar aspects with sales and customer relations as well as in the field work. Benefit package includes vacation, sick, medical and life insurance, holidays and 401K. Attention: Phil Waterman - pwaterman@newsandsentinel.com



We also have a number of newspaper delivery routes available. If you would be interested in delivering the newspaper in the Mid-Ohio Valley, Please visit our page listing routes that we currently have open. Delivering newspapers is a great way to pick up some extra cash. Carriers work in the morning to deliver newspapers to an establish group of customers and can earn extra money by gaining more customers on their routes.