At last week’s Council meeting, the City Council discussed about creating a new position of a Communications Coordinator. This is a full-time position performing a variety of responsible professional and technical duties in support of the City Manager, staff, and the City Council.

Work involves the following qualifications:

  • the coordination of all internal and external communications for the City;
  • the development and enhancement of communications methods which support open, friendly, and responsive government; overseeing media relations, including crisis communications; and the performance of special projects related to communication.
  • exercise considerable independence
  • be well versed in methods to communicate reliable, consistent, and timely information about the programs, procedures, responsibilities, and activities of the City and the City Manager’s office.

Requirements include a Bachelor’s degree in communications, graphic design, public relations, marketing, English, political science, or other related field; a minimum of one year professional experience in the communications field; or any equivalent combination of training and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities. We would consider a graduate student on a part-time basis until available full-time.

Minimum salary is $49,000 (DOQ) with excellent benefits. Please apply at Open until filled. EEOE.