Temporary Public Information Officer

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Website OKDOT Oklahoma Department of Transportation


The Oklahoma Department of Transportation’s Media & Public Relations Division has a temporary, full-time job opening for a Public Information Officer.

This person will perform public relations responsibilities, independent research, responding to external and internal requests and assisting with publication production. They will produce and write a variety of pieces such as traffic advisories, press releases, articles, talking points and topic summaries. This includes producing social media content and website maintenance.

Strong writing, customer service and problem-solving skills are required along with a high level of professionalism and organizational skills.

Preference will be given to an applicant who possesses a strong creative vision and ability to develop visually appealing presentations and other materials. Knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite software for the PC and graphic/video production are a plus. Those with a background or focus of study in media, public relations or communications areas preferred.

Salary is $15-$18 per hour.

This will be a condensed application process with virtual interviews. To apply, please send cover letter, resume and three writing samples to Lisa Shearer-Salim at lsalim@odot.org by 5 p.m. Oct. 19.

To apply for this job email your details to lsalim@odot.org