Part Time Web Design Assistant and Community Outreach Coordinator

October 14, 2019

Employer: mediaBrew Communications Marquette Llc., an Equal Opportunity Employer

Location mediaBrew Communications AND Remote – Part of this job needs to be done here in the office, but this position also offers about 10 hours of remote work that you can do at home in your pajamas or at your favorite coffee shop.

Position Type: Part-time Web Design Assistant (20 hours) and Community Outreach Coordinator (10 hours)

Start Date: Immediate

Open Application Dates: Open until filled

Compensation: $9.75 per hour and 50% off any items on

So what is the job?

Well the majority of the job will be working in the mediaBrew Communications Web Department. You’ll work closely with another co-worker to do all things web!

….And what does that mean?

You’ll write content for station and client websites, manage social media pages, build and maintain websites and so much more. By the end of your time with us, which we hope won’t be for quite a while, you’ll have a kick a#* portfolio to show to future employers. If you’re a creative, detail oriented, hard worker who wants to learn new skills and develop a stellar portfolio, we want you!

For the second half the job, you’ll take the skills you learn from the Web Department and separate paid training, to work as “Community Outreach Coordinator”! It’s basically data entry, but actually interesting! You’ll get to read through local and state wide calendar submissions and press releases and post articles that meet our company stipulations. This could be anything from local fundraisers to new state policies or laws. As a company we are looking to grow our community calendar into a resource for the entire Upper Peninsula. Right now it’s just a dream, but with your help, we can make it happen. Plus, you’ll be that totally awesome informed friend who always knows what fun things are going on over the weekend! That’s gotta be worth something, right? Free beer? A fry off your friend’s plate at the new restaurant opening? Something?

Because the second party of this job can be done remotely, we taking hiring very seriously. We are trusting you to sit and work. You can have the new season of the Good Place on in the background, but you better be focused on your posts! You’ll be required to submit work reports with the URLs to all work completed during your logged hours to help track your time.

What are the hours like?

Well, as we said, it’ll be about 20 hours working in the Web Department and then 10 hours to spend on the calendar job. The ideal candidate would be in the office 2-6pm working the week to fit with the trainers schedule. If you’re a college student and have classes, we are happy to work around your schedule as much as possible.

As for the other 10 hours, but the time in whenever, but you should be working on the calendar at least twice a week to keep up with the incoming calendar events and press release submissions.

What We Offer You:

  • Flexible scheduled loosely based on your availability
  • ENDLESS learning opportunities
  • Real world experience in the web & graphic design industry
  • Hundreds on published posts to use as your online portfolio

What you’ll be expected to learn:

  • How to build & maintain WordPress websites
  • Basic HTML & CSS
  • How to write professional content for publication
  • How to effectively manage social media platforms like Facebook & Instagram
  • Adobe Photoshop (Photo & Graphics)
  • Adobe Illustrator (Graphics)
  • Adobe Premiere (Video)

Professional requirements:

  • You must be comfortable using computers and learning new programs.
  • Experience with writing short reports or press releases for online publication is preferred, but training will be provided.
  • Experience editing graphics and images.
  • Any other related work experience.
  • You need to be able to make any event or news relevant to listeners and our web visitors.
  • You will be responsible for organizing incoming information and following up on it as needed.
  • You will work reliably with little or no supervision once trained.

Your responsibilities:

  • Review incoming calendar and press release submissions
  • Decide which of three locations the submission should be published on
  • You may have to improve submission titles
  • You may need to work with other programs to extract information from pdfs or images.
  • You will publish or schedule articles to post in a timely fashion – relative to the date on the event/information.
  • You will be trained and must master industry-specific software and tools.
  • You will also assist management with any other requested tasks related to job position from time-to-time.

Personal requirements:

  • You must be over 18
  • You do not need to live in Marquette but must be able to attend occasionally training sessions IN office
  • You must be an organized, responsible, hard-working person.
  • You are able to learn new skills quickly
  • You are detail-oriented.
  • You must be willing to grow and develop your skills.


mediaBrew Communications Marquette Llc. 3060 U.S. 41 West in Marquette Michigan

Apply Now

Email Resume, Cover Letter, References and Writing Samples to or fill out the form below:

Applicants should provide three writing samples: one sample in the first person, one in third person, and a third of your choice.

All writing samples should be 5-9 paragraphs long, written at the 6th-8th grade reading level with the public as intended audience. Inclusion of a photograph appropriate to the article would also be helpful to evaluate current skill set.

All qualified persons have equal opportunities in positions at our company, including but not limited to equal opportunity for recruitment, selection, appointment, promotion, training, discipline and treatment.

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mediaBrew Communications Marquette Llc.
3060 U.S. 41
Marquette, MI 49855
Phone: 906-228-6800
Fax: (906) 228-8128
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mediaBrew Communication Marquette Llc., is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does NOT discriminate in hiring on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, age or gender and encourages women and minorities to apply.


Calendar – Groups – MSHS Class of 1976 Reunion – July 1

June 28, 2011

Marquette – The Marquette Senior High School Class of 1976 will be having a reunion on Friday, July 1 beginning at 7 p.m. at the Masonic Temple in downtown Marquette.

There will be a live band and refreshments. Tickets are $25 per person.

Please send a check made out to “Class of ’76” and mail to Crystal Swanson, 305 E. Prospect, Mqt, MI 49855.

For more information, call Crystal at 225-0595.

Calendar – Groups – Marquette Senior High School “Project Graduation” All Night Party – June 5

June 1, 2011

Marquette – The Marquette Senior High School “Project Graduation” all night party for graduates will be held on Sunday, June 5 beginning at 9:30 p.m. and ending on Monday, June 6 at 5:30 a.m.

The cost is $25 per student. For more information, email

Calendar – Music – Bagpiping, Drumming and Highland Dancing Instruction – May 29

May 26, 2011

Harvey – The Superior Pipe and Drum Corps will offer instruction in highland dancing, bagpiping and drumming on Sunday, May 29 from 6 to 8 p.m. at Silver Creek Church in Harvey.

New members are welcome. For more information, call Pierre Ogea at 249-1999 or visit

Calendar – Health – Health Clinic/WIC Clinic Offered – May 27

May 24, 2011

Negaunee – The Marquette County Health Department, 184 U.S. 41, Negaunee, will offer clinics for immunizations and HIV/AIDS counseling and testing on Friday, May 27 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. For more information or an appointment, call 475-7844.

A WIC (Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children) clinic will be also be offered from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. For more information or an appointment, call 475-7846.

For information on MCHD programs and services, visit

Calendar – Health – Health Clinic Offered – May 25

May 22, 2011

Negaunee – The Marquette County Health Department, 184 U.S. 41, Negaunee, will offer clinics for immunizations and HIV/AIDS counseling and testing on Wednesday, May 25 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

For more information or an appointment, call 475-7844. For information on MCHD programs and services, visit

Calendar – Benefits/Fundraisers – Spaghetti Dinner Fundraiser – May 21

May 18, 2011

Sands – A Spaghetti Dinner Fundraiser for the Team Yooper Trooper’s Relay for Life will be held on Saturday, May 21 from 1 to 7 p.m. at the Crossroads Bar in Sands.

The cost is $10 per plate with 100 percent of the proceeds going to the American Cancer Society.

There will also be live music, a bake sale, a rummage sale and a silent auction.

Calendar – Benefits/Fundraisers – Poppy Days – May 19-21

May 16, 2011

Upper Peninsula – American Legion Auxiliary Volunteers from the 38 units in the Upper Peninsula will distribute the familiar red, handcrafted poppies, honoring America’s war dead, Thursday, May 19 through Saturday, May 21 at various locations.

Each poppy has been made by veterans in the D.J. Jacobetti Home for Veterans in Marquette as a supplement to the physical therapy program. The veterans are paid a small amount for each painstakingly made poppy, and for many, this is their only source of income.

All proceeds from the Poppy Days will go to programs for the rehabilitation and welfare of needy veterans and their families.

Wear a poppy and honor every American who has died for the American ideals of freedom, justice and equality. It’s a small symbol of a great sacrifice.

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