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HPPR Seeks: Director of Regional Content

Jul 28, 2016

High Plains Public Radio is seeking a Director of Regional Content. This full-time position is responsible for providing a daily stream of content on topics of interest and concern to the High Plains region through broadcast, digital and social media.  This position can work out of our Garden City (preferred) or Amarillo studio.

High Plains Public Radio is seeking a full-time Broadcast Operations Coordinator. Major duties include set up and operation of automation, satellite and traffic systems; program production; website posting; program scripting. Knowledge of broadcast automation and traffic systems and software preferred. Occasional after hours and weekends. HPPR is an Equal Opportunity Employer and offers competitive wages and benefits. Visit for a full job description. Send resume to  No phone calls please.

New Website Helps Laborers Locate Work

Sep 8, 2015 The Rural Blog

There’s a new website aimed at helping skilled workers find jobs, reports The Rural Blog. The site,, contains a map function similar to Google maps, where skilled trade workers can locate open positions. The website provides information on available work for machinists, electricians, pipe fitters, tool and dye makes, and crane operators, among others.

What's with all the truckers?

Feb 17, 2015

The most common jobs are changing.  Across the high plains, truck drivers dominate. 

Why?  NPR reports there are a few reasons:

HPPR is seeking qualified and committed applicants for job four opportunities in the areas of fundraising, programming and operations: