October 18, 2016

Job Opportunity – Washington State Department of Transportation

Visit this webpage to apply: http://bit.ly/2cuLwpy

The Opportunity:

WSDOT’s Toll Division has an outstanding opportunity for an enterprising communications professional who wants to be a part of one of the most dynamic and fastest growing offices in the agency. This an ideal situation for an experienced creative communications expert who thrives on taking initiative and can both work individually as well as collaboratively on engrossing yet highly rewarding projects. This professional will have the responsibility of developing strategic communication plans and reports, building the Toll Division’s social media presence and conducting community outreach.

The successful candidate will be responsible for responding to stakeholder inquiries in an effective, professional and thoughtful manner. Establishing and maintaining positive working relationships to deliver effective and timely information to the public and media will be paramount. In addition, the ideal candidate is resourceful and enjoys the challenge of developing creative solutions to overcome obstacles.

Our top candidate has experience working in a fast-paced environment with limited direction. They must also have a proven track record of successful project management with a varied skillset that includes strategic planning, public outreach, consensus building, relationship building, and excellent writing skills.

WSDOT also offers outstanding benefits, a generous amount of paid time off, choice of state retirement programs, advancement opportunities, and much more. Go to State Benefits for more information regarding our comprehensive benefits package.