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Public Affairs Specialist – Washington, District of Columbia
Environmental Protection Agency, Other Agencies and Independent Organizations
Job ID: 394648Start Date: 01/20/2021End Date: 01/25/2021
You do not need a degree to qualify for this position.We are looking for at least one year of specialized experience related to this position as described below:To qualify for the GS-13 level, you need to have at least one year of full-time experience equivalent to the GS-12 level defined as collaborating with or creating partnerships with media representatives to facilitate effective joint communication related to environmental protection programs; briefing media representatives on environmental or public policy programs; and developing communication plans, taking into account specific communities or diverse audiences with varying points of view.
Your answers to the online assessment will be used to evaluate your competencies in the following areas:
Ability to identify appropriate social media channels, techniques and strategies to solicit public input.
Skill in written communication.
Knowledge of environmental programs.
Ability to analyze media and public perceptions.
Skill in oral communication.
Skill in developing relationships with media representatives, regional managers and program staff.
Experience refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service programs (e.g., Peace Corps, AmeriCorps) and other organizations (e.g., professional, philanthropic, religious, spiritual, community, student, social). Volunteer work helps build critical competencies, knowledge, and skills and can provide valuable training and experience that translates directly to paid employment. You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer experience. If you have part-time work experience, read this: EPA Announcement Policies and Procedures.
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