Public Information Associate
Civil Service Title:
Communications & Intergovernmental Affairs
1 Centre St., N.Y.
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Proposed Salary Range:
$37217 - $42799 (Annual)
The Landmarks Preservation Commission (LPC) is the largest municipal preservation agency in the nation. It is responsible for protecting New York City's architecturally, historically, and culturally significant buildings and sites by granting them landmark or historic district status, and regulating them once they're designated. The Public Information Associate serves as the Commissionâ€™s initial liaison to the general public regarding the agency and its work. Responsibilities include but are not limited to: â€¢ Responding to a high volume of inquiries from the general public, including calls, emails and walk-ins; â€¢ Working with the Director of Communications to develop educational and promotional materials, including brochures, fact sheets and guides; â€¢ Generating and posting content on the agencyâ€™s website and social media accounts; â€¢ Assisting with outreach efforts for agency initiatives, including public meetings and press events; â€¢ Coordinating public hearing video production; â€¢ Compiling information and data for Mayorâ€™s Management Reports and state agency reports.
Minimum Qual Requirements
Qualification Requirements 1. High school graduation or equivalent and three years of experience in community work or community centered activities in an area related to duties described above; or 2. Education and/or experience which is equivalent to "1" above.
A Baccalaureate degree from an accredited college, or equivalent; preferably a Master’s Degree in the fields of public administration, business management, environmental planning, or a related field.
A minimum of 10 years of full time satisfactory professional experience in the field of environmental health and safety.
Experience overseeing large teams of staff and vendors performing multiple different types of work at a fast pace.
Please submit resume and cover letter to: NYC Careers at https://a127-jobs.nyc.gov/ Current City employees must apply through Employee Self Service (ESS) at http://cityshare.nycnet/ess, under Recruiting Activities/Careers/136-2019-387977 While we appreciate every applicant's interest, only those under consideration will be contacted. If you were educated in a foreign school, you must be able to submit an evaluation of your foreign education from an approved organization. Final appointment is subject to approval by the Office of Management and Budget.
New York City residency is generally required within 90 days of appointment. However, City Employees in certain titles who have worked for the City for 2 continuous years may also be eligible to reside in Nassau, Suffolk, Putnam, Westchester, Rockland, or Orange County. To determine if the residency requirement applies to you, please discuss with the agency representative at the time of interview.
The City of New York is an Equal Opportunity Employer