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Job Vacancy Announcement Detail

Employer: Younis Art Studio, Inc.
DBA: Marianas Variety News and Views
Address: P.O. Box 500231
Saipan, Northern Mariana Islands
96950 United States
Phone: 670-234-9272
Other Number: 670-234-9797
Contact Younis Art Studio, Inc. via email

Job Vacancy Announcement JVA
JVA Type: Renewal
Island Saipan
FLSA Covered? Yes, covered
DOD related? No
PERM related? * No
VEVRAA related? No
Original Number of Openings: 3
Number of Openings Currently Available 3
Specific Worksite location: ALAIHAI AVENUE, GARAPAN, SAIPAN
Job Classification: Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media Occupations
Announcement Number: 23-03-100846
Job Classification: Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media Occupations
Opening Date: 3/13/2023
Closing Date: 4/3/2023
Salary Range: $16.9 to $16.9 / Hourly
Job Duties: Report and write stories for publication describing the background and details of events; Arrange interviews with people who can provide information about a particular story; Review copy and correct errors in content, grammar and punctuation, following prescribed editorial style and formatting guidelines; Review and evaluate notes taken about news events to isolate pertinent facts and details; Research and analyze background information related to stories in order to be able to provide complete and accurate information; Gather information about events through research, interviews, experience and attendance at political, news, sports, artistic, social or other functions; Investigate breaking news developments such as disasters, crimes or human interest stories; Research and report on specialized fields such as medicine, science and technology, politics, foreign affairs, sports, arts, consumer affairs, business, religion, crime or education; Receive assignments or evaluate leads and tips to develop story ideas. Examine news items of local, national, and international significance to determine topics to address, or obtain assignments from editorial staff members. Establish and maintain relationships with individuals who are credible sources of information. Revise work to meet editorial approval or to fit time or space requirements. Write online blog entries that address news developments or offer additional information, opinions, or commentary on news events. Write columns, editorials, commentaries, or reviews that interpret events or offer opinions.
High School Diploma Required? Yes
Qualification Requirements: Bachelor's degree in journalism, communication arts or related course; 48 months of work experience; writing skill, with a "nose for news" (i.e., ability to find newsworthy materials from routine or day-to-day occurrences); persistent, resourceful, good memory and physical stamina are valuable; deadline oriented; computer skills and knowledge of multi-media applications; knowledge of news photography; should have a valid CNMI driver's license.
Full or Part Time: Full Time
Hours per Week: 35
Hours per Day: 8
Payment Frequency: Bi-Weekly
Overtime Available: Yes
Overtime Rate: $25.35 - $25.35
Rate x 1.5 per hour Exempted: Yes
Specify All Payroll Deductions: FICA Tax, CNMI Taxes, Cash Advance, if any.
Required tools, supplies and Equipment to be provided: Workers will be provided all tools, supplies and equipment required to perform the duties assigned, without charge or deposit charge.
Anticipated starting date of employment: 7/1/2023
Anticipated closing date of employment: 6/30/2026
Housing Provided: No
Food Provided: No
Transportation required: No
If transportation is required, daily transportation to and from the worksite(s) will be provided to the workers. Daily pick-up place(s) will be at: 0
Fringe Benefits: 10 days paid LEAVE, 6 days paid HOLIDAYS, Workmen compensation insurance provided.
Comments: The job opportunity is TEMPORARY, FULL TIME. THREE-FOURTHS GUARANTEE: Worker will be offered employment for a total number of work hours equal to at least three fourths of the workdays of the total period that begins with the first workday after the arrival of the worker at the place of employment or the advertised contractual first date of need, whichever is later, and ends on the expiration date specified in the work contract or in its extensions, if any. INBOUND/OUTBOUND TRANSPORTATION and SUBSISTENCE to the work while travelling from employees origin to the place of employment, as well as provide or pay for worker’s reasonable costs of return transportation and subsistence back home or to the place the worker originally departed to work, except where the worker will not return due to subsequent employment with another employer or where the employer has appropriately reported a worker’s voluntary abandonment of employment. INTERESTED APPLICANTS may apply in person at Younis Art Studio, Inc., office located at 8823 Alaihai Avenue, Garapan, Saipan, open from Monday to Thursday from 8:00am to 5:00pm, and on Friday from 9:00am to 12:00pm. May also send application letter, updated resume and credentials via email to