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City of Orinda
Orinda, California, United States
21 hours ago

Description

Are you an energetic and passionate communicator, able to collaborate across organizations and inspire people to act?  If you care about reducing the impacts of climate change and keeping our community safe from wildfire, then this may be the perfect opportunity for you!

About the Position: Orinda’s Education and Outreach Coordinator is a newly created full time position with a community-wide focus on educating residents and motivating them to mitigate fire risk.  Funded by Measure R, a sales tax voted in by the residents of Orinda to protect lives and property in our town, this position is an opportunity for a creative and highly productive professional to truly make a difference.  

The person in this role will partner closely with other organizations such as the Moraga Orinda Fire District (MOFD), the Orinda Firewise Council, Lamorinda Community Emergency Response Team (CERT), Orinda schools and parents’ clubs and others to create, coordinate and disseminate information to the public and media.  This individual will be a linchpin in sparking community action and will be a critical success factor in many of our programs.

Position Requirements:  All City of Orinda employees are expected to uphold and exhibit the City’s core values including serving the public, being respectful and accountable, maintaining professionalism, and demonstrating responsibility.  

The City seeks a creative, team-oriented, proactive individual who can clearly demonstrate that they have the stated background and competencies.  Any combination of experience and training that would likely provide the required knowledge and abilities is qualifying.  In addition to the minimum qualifications below, the successful candidate must have an intuitive understanding of the intersection between policy, communications, and community outreach.

Education:  Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in journalism, communications, public relations, marketing or a related field.

Experience:  3+ years’ experience in best practices and modern techniques of community education, outreach, marketing, and public affairs - both traditional and digital. 

License:  Possession of, or ability to obtain, a California Driver’s License and satisfactory driving record.

Special Requirements:  Ability to travel to different sites and locations including outdoor field sites as required to complete project duties and tasks.  The Coordinator will occasionally be required to work nights and/or weekends for scheduled committee meetings, community engagement events or unplanned emergencies.

Qualified individuals must submit an online application, a cover letter and the required supplemental questionnaire responses online at www.calopps.org/city-of-orinda.



Requirements

The Ideal Candidate:  The ideal candidate for this position is a marketing and communications or community building professional who is a superstar in raising brand awareness and motivating individuals to act.  Our Education and Outreach Coordinator will be passionate about keeping the people and places in Orinda safe from wildfire.  They are a self-starter who will use creative and innovative techniques to educate the public about the opportunities afforded by Measure R funds and build a broad coalition of like-minded stakeholders for collaborative outreach.   Successful candidates will have the following background:

  • A passion for reducing the impacts of climate change, wildfires or other related topics.
  • Demonstrated experience creating and implementing a measurable, community-based outreach program to drive awareness of and participation in program objectives.
  • Experience building a successful community-wide coalition, ideally including local government and some combination of services such as police or fire, schools, local business, relevant nonprofits, etc.
  • A track record of innovative and measurable outreach strategies and campaigns across traditional and digital channels.
  • Strong analytical skills and ability to measure and showcase progress against objectives to voters and key stakeholders (e.g. City Council, Supplementary Sales Tax Oversight Commission)
  • Demonstrable and exceptional skills in written and verbal communications, project management and analysis.
  • An understanding of municipal programs and processes including fire prevention, emergency preparedness, purchasing, finance, budgeting, etc.
  • Proven ability to manage budgets and contractors

To Apply:

Education and Outreach Coordinator | CalOpps

To be considered for this position, qualified job applicants are required to submit the following on the CalOpps.org website by the final closing date of this announcement:

  • Application
  • Cover Letter
  • Supplemental Questionnaire

A limited number of the best qualified applicants will be invited to participate in the selection process, which may include a qualifying written examination, structured oral board interview, written exercise, or other elements determined by the City to be appropriate.  All applicants invited to the examination will be notified of date, time and place of examination via email.  Please provide a valid email address on your application.

Completed application materials must be submitted on the CalOpps.org website by 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday, September 13, 2022.

(Resumes are not accepted in lieu of a City Employment Application).  All application materials will be screened and the most qualified candidates will be invited to participate in an interview and testing process that may consist of a written exercise and oral board interview.

Job Information

  • Job ID: 65158628
  • Location:
    Orinda, California, United States
  • Position Title: Education and Outreach Coordinator
  • Company Name For Job: City of Orinda
  • Job Function: Community Relations
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Job Duration: Indefinite
  • Min Education: BA/BS/Undergraduate
  • Min Experience: 3-5 Years
  • Required Travel: None
  • Salary: $91,484.00 - $111,628.00 (Yearly Salary)

The beautiful City of Orinda is a family-oriented community of approximately 18,500 residents who enjoy a semi-rural setting surrounded by majestic tree-studded hillsides within its 12.8 square miles. It is bordered by the cities of Lafayette, Moraga, Berkeley, and Oakland. Orinda is located in Contra Costa County, within 20 minutes of downtown San Francisco. A BART station is situated in the center of the community allowing a convenient commute within the Bay Area. Orinda incorporated as a City in 1985, after more than 1...

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