Department: 23 - Game Commission
Organization: 233100 - Research And Education Division
Job Code/Title: 645100 - Wildlife Conservation Education Specialist
Position Number: 55827
Announcement Number: 2013-11
Work Location: Pennsylvania Game Commission
Bureau of Information & Education
2001 Elmerton Avenue
Harrisburg PA 17110
Type of Job: Non-Civil Service
Union: No Union Representation (Not subject to provisions of a union agreement.)
Bargaining Unit: C3
Type Position: Permanent / Full Time
Salary Range: $41,839 - $63,590
Pay Schedule / Range: MA / MA07
Posting Length: 15 days
Posting Dates: 2/1/2013 - 2/15/2013
Contact Number: (717)787-4250 ext:3115 or [email protected]
Information: Working hours 7:45am to 4:00pm
37.50 hour work week.
THIS IS A MANAGEMENT POSITION.
Description of Duties: Develop, coordinate and manage information delivery systems or programs and produce bi-weekly, quarterly and annual reports.
Develop, conduct, coordinate, promote and implement electronic information delivery systems that promote programs, education, and interactions with various publics.
Assist and coordinate website revisions and updates, social media postings and platforms, smartphone apps, and other electronic endeavors.
Serve as a liaison with bureaus, regions and partners in these efforts throughout the state.
Plan, develop, coordinate, promote informational and educational programs/processes and to engage new and existing audiences.
Develop and maintain communications with other organizations regarding informational outreach programs/workshops, other outdoor recreation programs that lead to increased hunting participation and understanding of wildlife.
Create brochures, fliers, branding, registration forms and other types of promotional materials.
Design content and layouts for webpages and landing pages.
Develop a budget appropriate for the implementation of the informational effort.
Complete bi-weekly, quarterly, and annual reports.
Organize and maintain all records and materials.
Initiate and respond to all communications from the public, PGC staff, partners and other Commonwealth agencies.
Extensive weekend, evening and travel required.
Perform other work as required.
Essential Functions: Use a PC and other office equipment.
Carry and set up audio visual equipment including slide projectors, video projectors, etc.
Communicate effectively, both orally and in writing.
Travel overnight both in and outside of Pennsylvania.
Weekend and evening work required.
Develop and provide training.
Speak to various groups and represent the Game Commission at various programs.
Last Date Job Applications Will Be Accepted: Friday, February 15, 2013
THIS IS A MANAGEMENT POSITION
Applicants must meet one (or more) of the following methods(s) to be considered for this vacancy:
Non-Civil Service Recruitment
Non-Civil Service Non-Seniority
Eligibility - all candidates
Meet the minimum experience and training required for the job: Two years of professional experience in the development and implementation of conservation education programs; and a bachelor's degree with course work in wildlife management, fisheries management, journalism, or a closely related field; or any equivalent combination of experience and training.
Pennsylvania residency requirement waived.
How to apply - all candidates:
The following materials must be mailed and postmarked on or before Friday, February 15, 2013:
Most Recent Employee Performance Review
Printed Bid Form
Typed Resume OR Personal Data Summary-Your submission must include sufficient detail of time periods, experience, and qualifications to show that you meet the Minimum Experience and Training Requirement listed on the Vacancy Notice; you will be considered NOT QUALIFIED regardless of whether you possess the necessary qualifications if we cannot determine this information from your paperwork.
*PA Game Commission Vacancy Bidding Form is obtainable from www.pgc.state.pa.us-Look
in the "About Us" section under PGC CareersEmployment Applications.
*If not already a Commonwealth employee, please go to www.employment.pa.gov
to complete an electronic application (Environ/Fish/Game)in addition to submitting a bid for this position.
ALL REQUIRED DOCUMENTS MUST BE RECEIVED BY OR U.S. POSTMARKED BY THE CLOSE OF BUSINESS ON THE CLOSING DATE OF THE JOB OPENING (APPLICANTS USING THE INTEROFFICE MAIL SYSTEM MUST ALLOW SUFFICIENT TIME TO BE RECEIVED BY THE CLOSING DATE). LATE AND/OR INCOMPLETE PACKETS WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED.
FAXED OR EMAIL BID PACKAGES WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED.
IF YOU REQUIRE ACCOMODATIONS FOR THE INTERVIEW PLEASE NOTIFY THE INTERVIEWER WELL IN ADVANCE OF THE INTERVIEW.
If interested in applying by mail, please send above specified materials to:
Pennsylvania Game Commission
Attn: Linda Flemm
2001 Elmerton Avenue
Harrisburg, PA 17110