Metroland Media Group currently has an opening for a Part-time Proofreaders. Successful candidates will be responsible for proof reading Metroland's daily and community newspapers.
Proof reading Metroland’s daily and community newspapers
Check copy for spelling, grammar, consistency and other basics in preparation for release of content for print
Need to work well as part of a team in a fast paced environment
Must be able to multitask and have adaptability & flexibility to take on different jobs as workflow requirements dictate
WHAT WE'RE LOOKING FOR
A diploma or degree in English or related field preferred
High proficiency in written English
A keen proof-reading eye and an interest in the written word
Ability to quick check content for spelling, complete sentencing and grammar
Familiarity with CP style
Attention to detail
The ability to work quickly and decisively under deadline pressure
OUR AODA COMMITMENT
Metroland is committed to accessibility in employment and to ensuring equal access to employment opportunities for candidates, including persons with disabilities. In compliance with AODA, Metroland will endeavour to provide accommodation to persons with disabilities in the recruitment process upon request. If you are selected for an interview and you require accommodation due to a disability during the recruitment process, please notify the hiring manager upon scheduling your interview.