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Communications Coordinator (Apply)

Staff Contact: Maddie Johnson
Position closes: Open until filled
Hours/Week: 40
Full job description: Communications Coordinator_Final.docx

The Minnehaha Creek Watershed District is seeking applications for the full-time position of Communications Coordinator. The position plays a key role in MCWD’s efforts to increase awareness of the District and water quality issues and to build support for its collaborative approach.

 The Communications Coordinator is responsible for writing articles, designing print and digital publications, managing website content and function, managing social media accounts, assisting with events among other duties. The successful candidate will possess strong written and oral communications skills for a variety of audiences and knowledge of web content management systems, desktop publishing software and social media tools. Ability to maintain a flexible attitude, be a self-starter, assist other employees as needed and develop effective working relationships with co-workers, consultants and others is preferred. Additional consideration will be given for project management and strategic planning experience.

Qualified candidates shall possess a Bachelor’s degree with coursework in communications, journalism, marketing, or related field and moderate experience in communications, or equivalent combination of education and experience. The salary range for the position is $37,112.82 to $55,669.23; starting salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience.

 If you’re interested in working for an innovative, dynamic organization dedicated to improving the quality of water and life in its communities, please submit a cover letter, resume and a completed application for the position. For application materials and a full job description visit  Applicants can submit an application via e-mail to or by mail to:

Attn: Maddie Johnson
Minnehaha Creek Watershed District
15320 Minnetonka Boulevard
Minnetonka, MN 55345

The position will remain open until filled. Initial review of applications will begin on Monday, March 6, 2017.