Public Education Program Coordinator

The City of Fort Worth Water Department is seeking to fill a Public Education Coordinator position in the Business Services Division. The successful candidate will manage the Water Department's daily outreach and education efforts.

The Public Education Coordinator position job duties include:

  • Plan, prioritize, supervise and review the work of Communication Specialists
  • Collaborate with and review outreach activities and materials developed by Conservation Specialist
  • Prepare and manage the budget for the section
  • Oversee the outreach activities and communication campaigns for adults and school age children (is this a separate duty from the third bullet above)
  • Oversee the website, social media, community presentations, presence at community events, printed materials, departmental speakers bureau, bill inserts and bill messages
  • Oversee the promotion of the staffing at relevant public meetings
  • Resolve customer issues as needed
  • Prepare, implement, track and update business plan initiatives

Job Preferences:

  • Previous supervisory experience
  • Work experience with utilities or environmental programs
  • Knowledge of community organizations, video production and special events planning
  • Familiar with Desktop Publishing skills using Adobe Creative Suite products (In-Design, Illustrator, Photoshop, Premier, etc.)
  • Bilingual- fluent in English/Spanish

Job Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university with major coursework in Public Relations, Journalism, Communications, Social Sciences, Marketing, Public Administration or related field
  • A minimum of three years' of increasingly responsible experience in communications, public relations or marketing
  • Possess a valid driver license
  • Able to work in office environment and travel to various work locations
  • Ability to work evenings and weekends and on-call as work requires

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