Links Global seeks an entry-level Community Outreach Assistant for a US government-funded program through the Drug Enforcement Administration to support the government’s efforts to prevent drug abuse, specifically opioid abuse and the illegal use of heroin through community outreach with the goal of raising public awareness. The outreach assistant will need to be skilled in supporting communication planning, event logistics, social media, presentation development using multimedia, content development for various materials, written and verbal communication, and knowledgeable of prescription drugs use and misuse issues and substance abuse prevention. This is an exciting entry-level position where you will have the opportunity to work directly with the community engaging with children of all ages and adults and side-by-side with law enforcement.
Applicants are subject to passing a background check.
Employment Type: Temporary (one year project)
The primary duties of the position include:
Work requires travel to various sites within a state/multi-state area and may necessitate the operation of a government vehicle.
It's a plus if you have skill in using multimedia software such as Adobe Creative Suite or Final Cut Pro or other editing software or can make an interesting Power Point Presentation.
Salary Range: $35,000 to $50,000
Applicants selected will be subject to a Government background investigation and must meet eligibility and suitability requirements. Disqualifiers include personal history such as recent or repeated felony or misdemeanor convictions, pending criminal charges, illegal drug use, and debt-related issues.
Applicants willing to relocate to another city in the U.S. should make note in their application of their willingness for relocation. Applicants are encouraged to reivew other Links Global job postings for more details.
Links Global is an equal opportunity employer.