Science and Technology – General Assignment/News is looking to hire a General Assignment and News Writer in our Science and Technology department.

Ideal candidates will:

  • Be knowledgeable about science and technology topics, including: Gadgets, Scientific Discoveries, NASA/Space Exploration, Inventions, the Internet/Web Development
  • Understand how to draft a news story, including AP style
  • Be active on social media
  • Have a firm grasp of grammar
  • Be able to work independently and on strict deadlines
  • Be comfortable working in WordPress
  • Have a reliable internet connection
  • Have a distinct voice and style of writing
  • Be able to conduct interviews professionally


  • Writing between 1 and 4 articles per week
  • Staying abreast of your assigned topics
  • Attending editorial meetings via Google Hangout once monthly
  • Helping to spread the word about Geeky ErrAUt via word of mouth and social media
  • Interviewing various people on subjects pertaining to your area/department


Right now, no one working at Geeky ErrAU are paid. We expect that to change in the future, and plan to make these positions paid at that time. These positions do offer great experience, opportunities to connect to professionals in a field in which you are interested, and a recommendation for future employment.