Education Outreach Manager

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Deadline to Apply:

Friday, April 26, 2019, 5:00pm

Organization: 

Address:

Tacoma, WA
United States

Job Category:

Job

Job Type:

Full-time

Job Description:

Tacoma Public Utilities (TPU) is seeking a dynamic Education Outreach Manager to support attainment of TPU's educational outreach and workforce development goals, particularly those strategic engagements that support the achievement of TPU's diversity objectives.

The Education Outreach Manager will facilitate direct engagement with K-12 students, interested customers, and other organizations in classrooms and other community settings. Additionally, the Education Outreach Manager will work to coordinate tours of TPU's facilities for students and other groups of interested customers and support the work of TPU's corporate social responsibility efforts. This work will require travel throughout Western Washington to TPU's facilities and to gatherings of stakeholders and customers.

The Education Outreach Manager is part of the public affairs and communications team and reports to the community and government relations manager. 

Working in collaboration with the community and government relations team and other staff at TPU, the Education Outreach Manager will:

  • Plan, coordinate and direct community education activities in coordination with TPU's subject matter expects, including the preparation of visual materials, securing external partnerships, and assessing each activity.
  • Plan, coordinate and direct tours of TPU's facilities in coordination with TPU subject matter experts. 
  • Support corporate social responsibility-related activities.

 
City of Tacoma Recruitment
One of the primary goals of the Equity and Empowerment Initiative is for the City of Tacoma workforce to reflect the community it serves. We actively work to eliminate racial and other disparities and welcome candidates with diverse backgrounds and/or multicultural skill sets and experiences. Our goal is for Tacoma to be an inclusive and equitable place to live, work, and play.

Qualifications

An equivalent combination to: graduation from a four-year college or university with a bachelor's degree and/or 5 years of educational or community engagement experience with an emphasis on successful engagement with students and interested community members of all ages.

LICENSES, CERTIFICATES AND OTHER REQUIREMENTS

  • Valid driver's license, or equivalent mobility, at time of appointment with maintenance thereafter.
  • Selection Process & Supplemental Information
  • Interested individuals must apply online and attach a detailed resume and cover letter that includes job experience, major responsibilities and accomplishments related to this position. We primarily communicate via e-mail during the application process. E-mails from cityoftacoma.org and/or governmentjobs.com should be placed on your safe domain list to ensure you receive notifications in a timely manner. As a precaution, you may also want to check your junk e-mail folders.
  • The online application system requires you to enter a substantial amount of information. Be prepared to spend time entering the required information. In order for your application materials to be considered, all information must be submitted by the closing date and time listed on this job announcement.
  • Appointment is subject to passing a background check. 
  • For additional questions regarding this position, please contact the Human Resources Department at 253.591.5400 before the closing date.

How to Apply:

https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/tacoma/jobs/2378187/education-outreach-manager

Selection Process & Supplemental Information

Interested individuals must apply online and attach a detailed resume and cover letter that includes job experience, major responsibilities and accomplishments related to this position.

Agency
City of Tacoma

Address
Human Resources Department
747 Market Street
Tacoma, Washington, 98402-3764

Phone
253-591-5400

Website
http://www.cityoftacoma.org

 

 

Contact Phone:

253-591-5400