The Deseret Morning News has a part-time opening on its Sports Scoreboard staff, to compile box scores and perform other clerical functions at the Sports Desk.

The position generally involves daytime shifts, three to four hours a day, four to five days a week. Times are somewhat negotiable within a window of 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Prerequisites: ability to follow instructions and work quickly while still paying attention to detail; general knowledge of sports, including preps; basic computer, keyboarding and mouse skills; courteous telephone manners; and ability to do basic arithmetic. Pay is $7 to $8 an hour.

These is not a sports-writing position; it is a clerical position. Journalism schooling or experience is not required. However, applicants with journalism background might have opportunities to cover sports stories for the newspaper's community editions.

Inquiries and resumes are accepted via e-mail: [email protected].