Mesa Water offers a collaborative, dynamic, and exciting work environment while supporting the Public and External Affairs Departments. The successful candidate will perform a broad range of administrative functions and assignments in supporting an active team across community events, media relations, social media, government relations and education that require independent judgment and initiative. The ideal candidate will be highly organized; proactive and experienced in public affairs including communicating with media and elected officials; coordinating special events and projects; researching and responding to internal and external customer requests; composing correspondence; proofreading/editing documents and presentations; coordinating travel plans; scheduling and coordinating meetings/conference rooms; preparing briefings for meetings; distributing information and materials; and provide general support on various office projects.
Education/Training: Equivalent to the completion of the twelfth grade supplemented by vocational/technical training in office practices.
Experience: Three years of increasingly responsible clerical, secretarial, and routine administrative support experience.
License or Certificate: Some positions may require possession of a valid driver's license and satisfactory driving record.
Additional Salary Information: Apply online at MesaWater.org.
Only online applications with completed supplemental questions will be accepted.
DEADLINE: Sunday, September 30, 2018 at 11:59 PM.
About Mesa Water District
Mesa Water District is a local government agency providing water to over 110,000 residents including homes, business and industries in Costa Mesa, parts of Newport Beach, and some unincorporated areas of Orange County including the John Wayne Airport. An industry leader, Mesa Water is known for its advanced water treatment practices and use of multiple technologies. The District is governed by an elected five-member Board of Directors, who appoints the General Manager. The General Manager is responsible for directing approximately 55 employees in the operation of the District.