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Public Involvement Specialist

Company: Randstad USA
Location: Rochester
Posted on: November 26, 2022

Job Description:

job summary:
Contract position: Large Engineering & Construction client is looking for a Public Outreach Specialist to work out of their office in Syracuse, NY and support transmission line construction projects. This is a Contract position with the potential for Direct Hire. Ideal candidate has experience supporting large construction projects from a community outreach standpoint. Expect to be in the field 50% of the time and work from home otherwise. ** must be local to the area and have a car in order to visit different project sites in the area ** -
location: Syracuse, New York
job type: Contract
salary: $27 - 40 per hour
work hours: 8am to 5pm
education: Bachelors

  • Work with internal and external team members to respond to customer inquiries
  • Work with the public directly to manage and resolve complex issues associated with construction activities
  • Spend 50% of the time at project sites, interfacing with the construction subcontractors and the people in each community
  • Interface with the client, the public and several NY regulatory agencies involved in construction projects
  • Act as a point of contact for project managers
  • Coordinate with multiple Engineering firms who are in charge of the 'door to door' community outreach process with the land owners and help answer any questions
  • Identify any issues or complaints that come up and find a resolution internally and then communicate that to the person with the complaint
  • Develop and implement comprehensive communication plans, which include door to door outreach, open houses, public information sessions and educational materials that are distributed to affected landowners, the media, municipal officials, state agencies and other key stakeholders
  • Coordinates promotional initiatives (i.e. conferences, brochures, photo shoots with photographers, printers)
  • Provides graphic support for promotional initiatives and award submittals -
    • Experience level: Experienced
    • Minimum 2 years of experience
    • Education: Bachelors -
    • Public Relations
    • Public Involvement
    • Community Outreach
    • Engineering or Construction
    • Community Relations
    • Public Relations (7 years of experience is required)

      Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

      At Randstad, we welcome people of all abilities and want to ensure that our hiring and interview process meets the needs of all applicants. If you require a reasonable accommodation to make your application or interview experience a great one, please contact

      Pay offered to a successful candidate will be based on several factors including the candidate's education, work experience, work location, specific job duties, certifications, etc. In addition, Randstad offers a comprehensive benefits package, including health, an incentive and recognition program, and 401K contribution (all benefits are based on eligibility).

      For certain assignments, Covid-19 vaccination and/or testing may be required by Randstad's client or applicable federal mandate, subject to approved medical or religious accommodations. Carefully review the job posting for details on vaccine/testing requirements or ask your Randstad representative for more information. let similar jobs come to youWe will keep you updated when we have similar job postings. job title or keyword location your email address * select frequency I consent to the use of my information for the purpose of sending me job alerts.

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