American Press

Lake Charles , LA

Entry Level Manager Trainee

American Press
Lake Charles, LA Full-time
Posted on August 27, 2019

Entry Level Manager Trainee
Circulation Department


The American Press is seeking a dependable, hard-working, outgoing individual to maintain an effective independent contractor delivery force. This is a full time position with night, early morning hours, weekends and holidays; it requires self-motivation, energy, the ability to multi-task, and a positive, can-do attitude. The ideal candidate will need basic computer skills, strong communication skills, and be neat and professional in appearance. Must be able to deliver open newspaper routes, respond to customer complaints, know basic math, be a team player, and have good people management skills. Reliable vehicle required, preferably economical, a valid driver’s license with a good driving record, and must be able to pass a background check, pre-employment physical exam and drug screen.

We offer a competitive benefits package.




American Press is a family-owned and operated, community-focused multimedia company serving Southwest Louisiana for the past 125 years. We strive to provide the public with relevant, in-depth news coverage and to provide local businesses and service providers with a trusted and reliable venue for connecting with potential customers. American Press boasts award-winning news coverage, photography, and art—giving you the best since 1895.

American Press publishes daily and is printed on-site utilizing a 6-tower, 2-folder Tensor press housed in a newly constructed paper and ink warehouse creating a centralized printing hub for the Southwest Louisiana-Southeast Texas region. Our print product, through home delivery and newsstands, reaches tens of thousands of people daily. We offer a variety of ways for businesses to engage their customers from display and classified advertising to professionally written sponsored articles and targeted advertising sections.

Having navigated the twists and turns of an ever-changing market, American Press operates an award-winning website allowing us to reach an expanded audience. With over 350,000 monthly page views, we offer a trusted website to host local news, digital advertising, interactive contests, and an extensive archive. Businesses desiring to expand their advertising digitally can access and engage with a local audience through a trusted source—

With the combination of print, web, and social media, American Press brings a multi-platform approach to our goal of being your best source for news and advertising.