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The KNS Media Group is a growing and diverse multimedia company that produces quality products every day of the year. From the award-winning News Sentinel that’s served the region for more than 100 years, to a growing number of websites, magazines, community newspapers and special events, the KNS Media Group is unmatched in delivering valuable information and services to East Tennessee.
Our co-workers are given the opportunity to work in a fast-paced, challenging and rewarding environment. Whether you are just starting your career or are looking to make a change, the KNS Media Group offers a variety of employment opportunities.
Our goal at the News Sentinel is to recruit, hire and maintain a diverse workforce that will allow us to create better products and services and improve our service to the community. The more we can learn to value our differences, the more successful we will be.
The News Sentinel offers a variety of benefits which allows our employees to select the plan that best fits their needs. Medical and Dental insurance is effective the first day of the month following your date of hire.
The plan pays 100% of preventative care expenses based on usual and customary changes.
$1500 maximum benefit per year
$1500 Orthodontia benefit per person covered
Employees start earning vacation on their first day on the job.
Our company has several paid time off benefit plans in addition to vacation days.
PTO (paid time off) days
The News Sentinel provides employees and their families with a confidential behavioral health counseling service to assist with life issues. The company pays 100% of this benefit.
Health and wellness topics include:
Family or parenting issues
Alcohol or drug dependencies
Marital or relationship issues
Adjusting to change
Child and elder care
The News Sentinel offers two flexible spending accounts, one for dependent care and one for healthcare. These accounts provide the opportunity for employees to put aside pre-tax money for qualified costs associated with childcare or the care of an elderly parent or for qualified healthcare costs not covered by insurance.
- Go to www.scripps.com/careers/jobsearch.html and you will be directed to the Scripps.com career center where you can search for open positions here at the New Sentinel.
- Click "search jobs"
- Select the position that you are interested in and you will be asked to create a profile
- You must have a valid and active email account in order to apply.
You can complete a profile in person at the News Sentinel building between 9 a.m-4 p.m. Monday through Friday.