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News Reporter / Announcer

Grande Prairie, AB, Canada Req #317
Monday, July 17, 2023
Vista Radio prides itself on a fresh vision of broadcasting and an unparalleled commitment to its community involvement.  We are privileged to operate in 49 radio stations (and growing) broadcasting across 70+ transmitters located in three Provinces and the Northwest Territories. We are also connected to our communities with 37 MyTownNow websites.


You are a storyteller. You uncover them, chase them, write them and tell them. “Real stories” about people/events that impact our audiences on-air and online.

You're a team player, a self starter, and lead by example.

You're comfortable with a variety of media platforms and excel at producing content in audio, video, and written forms.

If this is you, apply now to be the next great journalist at Vista Radio.


  • Competitive salary
  • Relocation assistance
  • Potential for federal living allowance
  • Exceptional training & mentorship
  • Long term career guidance
  • Health benefits after 3 months

Position Description:

  • Researching and writing news stories
  • Creating content across all platforms with a local-first focus
  • Voice tracking broadcasts, as required
  • Represent the radio station at community events
  • Post to our community news platform and social media
  • Be an integral part of the community where you live, work, and play

Position Requirements:

  • Full time work training/experience in a newsroom, or equivalent experience
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong on-air delivery
  • Self starter
  • The ability to work within a fast-paced environment both individually and with a team
  • A valid Alberta driver's license
  • Working familiarity with Adobe Audition, Newsroom, and on-air software is a big-time plus.

Application Instructions:

Please include a MP3 demo or a link to a Soundcloud/YouTube audio demo to the Additional Documents section of the application form.

At Vista Radio Ltd, we are an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to developing and supporting a diverse and inclusive environment in which all individuals are treated with dignity, respect and one which reflects the diversity of the various communities in which we operate. Accommodations are available for all employees and applicants with disabilities throughout the recruitment process. If you require accommodations during the recruitment process, please advise when submitting your application.

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  • Grande Prairie, AB, Canada