WILDLIFE INFO & EDUC ASST DIR-080719-177908

State of Tennessee - Nashville, TN3.7

Full-time
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Closing Date/Time: Tue. 08/20/19 11:59 PM Central Time

Salary: $4,807.00/Month

LOCATION OF (1) POSITION TO BE FILLED: TENNESSEE WILDLIFE RESOURCE AGENCY (T.W.R.A.), WILDLIFE RESOURCE DIVISION, DAVIDSON COUNTY

The TWRA is looking for a statewide, programmatic coordinator of the our hunter and angler recruitment, retention and reactivation program (R3 Program). This position is responsible for coordinating and collaborating with various partnership organizations to evaluate gaps in current hunting, fishing, and shooting sports, R3 programming, overseeing the implementation, and measuring the success of strategies designed to fill those gaps. The incumbent also performs scientific analysis with information gathered from relevant organizations and agencies, conducts original research in regards to hunting, angling and outdoor recreation, and provides recommendations to enhance R3 programs. This person will also assist the chief of outreach and communications with other duties.

Education and Experience: Graduation from an accredited college or university with a bachelor's degree in wildlife management, business administration or marketing, journalism (mass communications), or public relations and experience equivalent to four years of full-time professional work in one or a combination of the following: media preparation, advertising, public relations, journalism, business marketing-sales management, or coordination of educational programs. At least one year of the above listed experience must include managing staff involved in business marketing, sales, or wildlife management activities, or coordinating public relations, journalism, or education programs.

Substitution of Experience for Education: Any qualifying professional level experience may substitute for the required education on a year-for-year basis to a maximum of four years (e.g., experience equivalent to one year of full-time work in one or a combination of the above listed fields may substitute for one year of the required education).

Substitution of Graduate Education for Experience: Graduate course work credit received from an accredited college or university in wildlife management, business administration or marketing, public relations, or journalism may substitute for the required experience on a month-for-month basis to a maximum of 2 years (e.g., 36 graduate quarter hours in one or a combination of the above listed fields may substitute for one year of the required experience).

Summary: Under direction, performs professional public relations, information and education work of considerable difficulty in assisting with the direction of statewide wildlife information and educational programs; and performs related work as required.Distinguishing Features: An employee in this class assists in directing statewide wildlife information and education programs. Work involves overseeing hunter and boater safety, aquatic, and wildlife education programs, agency publications, printing, media services, and the agency's web page. This class differs from that of Wildlife Info and Educ Director in that an incumbent of the latter directs the development and administration of statewide boating, hunter, and conservation education programs and also plans and directs statewide information and public relations programs

Apply here: https://lnkd.in/d3_XsHS

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • relevant: 1 year (Preferred)