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Assistant Editor Posted on Jan 15, 2018 by Parvasi Punjabi Ltd.

  • Location Calgary, AB
  • Earnings $31.50 hourly
  • Work Hours 40 to 44 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1 Vacancy
  • Closing Date Mar 17, 2018
Job Requirements

Employer

Parvasi Punjabi Ltd.

Languages

English

Education

Bachelor's degree

Experience

2 years to less than 3 years

Work Setting

Newspaper

Technical or Specialized Editing

Newspaper or magazine articles

Specific Skills

  • Shorten or lengthen copy
  • Plan coverage of upcoming events and assign work accordingly
  • Evaluate suitability of material for publication, broadcast or publication on Internet
  • Detect and correct errors in spelling, grammar and syntax

Target Audience

General public

Production Editing Activities

  • Photography and captions
  • Paper editing
  • Page lay-out

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Work under pressure
  • Attention to detail
  • Sitting
  • Large workload
  • Tight deadlines

How to Apply

Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.

Advertised Until

Mar 17, 2018

Important notice: This job posting has been provided by an external employer.The Government of Alberta and the Government of Canada are not responsible for the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of the content.

Interest Codes
The Assistant Editor is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Editors
DIRECTIVE

Interest in planning and co-ordinating activities of staff to assure production deadlines are met, and in planning coverage of upcoming events and assigning work

INNOVATIVE

Interest in analyzing information to plan and implement layout or format of copy according to space and time allocations and significance of copy

SOCIAL

Interest in negotiating with authors, staff writers, reporters and others regarding revisions to copy; may negotiate royalties with authors and arrange for payment of freelance staff

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 
It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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