Available Positions for Hire

YSU Student Media (The Jambar, thejambar.com, Yo Magazine, Penguin Review and Rookery Radio) is accepting applications for the following positions:


Managing Editor

Rookery Radio Station Manager


We’re also hiring staff in the following departments:



News Editor

Assistant Editor

News Reporter

General Assignment Reporters


Arts and Entertainment

Arts and Entertainment Editor

Arts and Entertainment Reporter



Web and Social Media


Assistant Manager

Social Media Curator


Ads and Promotions


Assistant Manager



Sports Editor

Sports Reporters



Photo Editor

Assistant Photo Editor



Head of Video Production

Video Journalist


Design and Graphics

Head Designer




Head Copy Editor

Copy Editors



Program and Traffic Director


Full descriptions of each position can be accessed here:  student media jobs


Positions are open to all full-time students on campus. Hours vary depending on student availability and responsibilities of the job. Applicants for Editor positions and Copy department positions will be asked to complete a short style and grammar assessment. Applications are available online here and are due Monday, April 4, 2016.


To upload needed materials (photos, essays, video clips, etc…) please click here.


Interviews will take place April 5-22. Jobs will begin in the Fall semester, but hiring decisions will be made by the end of the Spring semester. Questions or concerns can be directed to Mary Dota at 330-941-3095.