Milwaukee is the major financial, medical, educational, sports, arts, entertainment, and transportation center for Wisconsin. The City of Milwaukee employs 7,000+ hard-working, service-oriented people in a wide range of positions. We seek people who are committed to keeping Milwaukee a desirable and safe place in which to live and work. We fill positions in general city government, the police force, and the fire service. The City of Milwaukee values and encourages diversity and is an equal opportunity employer.
The Certification and Communications Coordinator position requires a unique blend of skills! If you are experienced in public relations; have a solid grasp of advanced desktop publishing, web design, and digital production; and have a keen interest in improving urban neighborhoods, you will find this role to be both challenging and rewarding.
Under the general supervision of the Commissioner and the Business Operations Manager, the Certification and Communications Coordinator acts as departmental spokesperson, oversees media relations, oversees all printed and electronic communications, facilitates continuing education requirements and credentialing for certified inspectors, and coordinates the Department of Neighborhood Services (DNS) response to open records requests.
The current salary range (Pay Range 2FX) for City of Milwaukee residents is $48,670-$67,616 annually, and the non-resident salary range is $47,476-$65,957. Appointment above the minimum is possible based upon qualifications and experience and is subject to approval.
The City of Milwaukee provides a comprehensive benefit program that includes the following:
- Defined Benefit Pension Plan
- 457 Deferred Compensation Plan
- Health and Dental Insurance
- Comprehensive Wellness Program
- Onsite Clinic Services
- Onsite Employee Assistance Program
- Alternative Work Schedules
- Long Term Disability Insurance
- Group Life Insurance
- Tuition Benefits
- Paid Vacation
- 11 Paid Holidays
- Paid Sick Leave and other paid leaves
- Flexible Spending Arrangement
- Commuter Value Pass
For full details of the benefits offered by the City of Milwaukee, please visit http://city.milwaukee.gov/Benefits2017.