Community Engagement Specialist - Washington State University in Tri-Cities Washington

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Washington State University

Tri-Cities, Washington

United States


Detailed Job Description

The Community Engagement Specialist builds and maintains relationships with external constituents in the community. Serves as a liaison for the Tri-Cities campus including representing the campus in community engagement events, attending functions to assist in the development of relationships, and implement outreach and advocacy plans to community stakeholders.
This position will promote a culture of service learning through various activities as directed by campus leadership. Will be the lead person for campus “Cougs in the Community” efforts.

Required Qualifications

A Bachelor’s degree in a field relevant to area of specialization and three (3) years of experience directly related to the specialty area. Any combination of relevant education and experience may be substituted for the educational requirement on a year-for-year basis.

Preferred Qualifications

Specialty Area: Community engagement, public affairs, public relations and/or other relevant experience.

Monthly Salary

Commensurate with qualifications and experience

Additional Information

Applicants must include a resume and cover letter with the online application. Application materials should clearly communicate how the applicant meets the required qualifications and additional requirements.
Applicants are required to include contact information for at least three (3) professional references in the application.

WASHINGTON STATE UNIVERSITY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY/AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EDUCATOR AND EMPLOYER. Members of ethnic minorities, women, special disabled veterans, veterans of the Vietnam-era, recently separated veterans, and other protected veterans, persons of disability and/or persons age 40 and over are encouraged to apply.

WSU is committed to excellence through diversity and faculty-friendly policy action, including partner accommodation and NSF ADVANCE Institutional Transformation programs (

WSU employs only U.S. citizens and lawfully authorized non-U.S. citizens. All new employees must show employment eligibility verification as required by the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services.

WSU is committed to providing access and reasonable accommodation in its services, programs, activities, education and employment for individuals with disabilities. To request disability accommodation in the application process, contact Human Resource Services: 509-335-4521(v), Washington State TDD Relay Service: Voice Callers: 1-800-833-6384; TDD Callers: 1-800-833-6388, 509-335-1259(f), or

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Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: Bachelors
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Analyst / Staff
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:Research University
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
Cover Letter