Job Vacancy Notice: 22-03R

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Job Title:
Media and Public Relations Specialist (Information Specialist IV)
Opening Date:
Closing Date:
Open Until Closed
Work Location:
Austin, TX
Posting Number:
Monthly Salary:
$4023.17 - $5000.00
Travel %:
AC/Strategic Communications
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Job Description Summary

The Texas Water Development Board is seeking a motivated and detail-oriented communicator who will be dedicated to sharing the stories of our state’s most important resource: water. This person will perform advanced (senior-level) work that involve coordinating and executing the research, writing, editing, and distribution of information and materials for release to news media and for use by the agency, the public, and other agencies. Serves as the agency liaison with media. Plans and executes conferences, including the TWDB’s biennial Water for Texas conference. May train others. Works under limited supervision, with considerable latitude for the use of initiative and independent judgment. Reports to the Manager of the Strategic Communications Department.

Benefit Information

We offer a competitive compensation and benefits package including medical, dental, vision, 401(k), flexible spending, and flexible work hours so you can have a work/life balance! Visit for more information about these benefits and more.

Veteran’s Preference

Veterans, Reservists or Guardsmen with an MOS or additional duties that fall in the fields of 42A Human Resources Specialist, 120X RL - Special Duty Officer - Human Resource Officer, 3F0X1 Personnel or other related fields pertaining to the minimum experience requirements may meet the minimum qualifications for this position and are highly encouraged to apply.

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More Information

To be considered for this position, the applicant MUST submit five writing samples: two press releases, one article, and two samples of the applicant’s choice. Samples should demonstrate the breadth and scope of writing abilities. You may email these samples to Human Resources after applying through Work In Texas.

Contact the TWDB Human Resources, or call (512) 475-2142.