Outreach and Communications Specialist
The City of Harrisonburg’s Public Works Department is seeking an Outreach and Communications Specialist to market and promote the department’s various projects and initiatives. This position plays a vital role in the department and City to ensure our citizens and the general public are aware of how Public Works is striving to enhance the quality of life through environmental impacts, efficiency, maintenance, and more. If this teamwork environment sounds appealing to you, apply today to be considered for this opportunity!
You’re the ideal candidate for this position if you enjoy performing a variety of work in marketing, outreach, and media relations involving the preparation of promotional materials and the development of marketing plans/activities. In this role, you’ll have an opportunity to work in a casual but professional environment and collaborate with all divisions of Public Works to capture material to be distributed and highlighted to the general public. Some examples of current and past communications are available on the Public Works Department’s Facebook page and Instagram account.
To Apply: In order to be considered, all candidates must submit a complete a City of Harrisonburg online employment application, to include previous work experience and education history. This position may close at any time after 10 calendar days. (posted 11/04/2022)
The City provides an excellent benefits package including health insurance, retirement (VRS & MissionSquare), life insurance, paid leave and holidays.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, disability or veteran status.
The City of Harrisonburg is an Equal Opportunity Employer.