Public Safety Information Coordinator

  • City of Modesto
  • Modesto, California
  • Apr 06, 2018
Full Time Community Relations or PR and Marketing Marketing and Public Relations Political or Public Affairs Public Information and Intergovernmental Affairs Public Safety Mid to Senior Level
  • Salary: $5,906 - $7,178 Monthly
  • Phone: 209-577-5402
  • Apply By: Apr 27, 2018


The City of Modesto has an exciting and challenging opportunity for a dynamic, team-oriented, motivated professional individual with excellent interpersonal skills to fill our Public Safety Information Coordinator position.

Job Description

The Public Safety Information Coordinator is responsible to perform administrative functions in the development and administration of community relations and public information programs in response to public safety issues; to provide strategic public affairs direction and to serve as public relations resource for public safety issues; and to promote and create awareness of the operations and objectives of public safety through public outreach, education programs and marketing strategies.

Job Requirements


Minimum of two years of increasingly responsible experience involving the development and execution of a public relations or marketing program. Related public sector experience is highly desirable. 


Equivalent to a Bachelor's degree from an accredited college with major course work in public relations, communications, journalism, or a related field. 

License or Certificate: 

Possession of, or ability to obtain, an appropriate valid California driver's license.

Special Instructions

Please mention you found this employment opportunity on the job board.

Additional Information

Application Process

Applicants will be assessed on the application submitted. Due to the volume of applications received, resumes will not be screened for the purpose of determining who is the most qualified to compete in the testing process. It is the applicant's responsibility to fill out the "Education" and "Work Experience" sections of the application with complete information and adequate detail. Do not substitute any part of the application with the words "SEE RESUME."

The following information is provided for you to use as a reference and as a planning tool. Human Resources is unable to schedule make-up examinations. Applicants considered to be the most qualified will be invited to continue in the testing process.

Tentative Testing Schedule

Oral Board Interview with Resume Presentation and Practical Exercise/Presentation
Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Human Resources reserves the right to revise the testing process to best meet the needs of the City.

Apply online at City application required, including Supplemental Questionnaire. The City of Modesto is an Equal Opportunity Employer.