American Public Works Association (APWA), a national non-profit association, seeks an Education Manager located in our downtown Kansas City office.
The primary responsibilities include providing management and technical support to volunteer committees, task forces, and members. Acts as primary staff liaison to five Technical Committees. Identify educational opportunities and business alliances in each of the technical areas assigned. Provides information to members about products or programs offered by APWA and other professional and trade organizations. Recommends appropriate product or program or provides referral to other APWA staff, knowledgeable members, or other sources of information. Serves as a resource or subject matter advisor (SMA) to APWA members and staff, including the preparation and writing of articles for newsletters and other APWA publications to inform and educate members and others on current public works topics.
Work experience (public or private sector) in 3 or more of the following areas is required: engineering, transportation, planning, utilities, design, public works administration, facilities, fleet, water resources, or solid waste mgmt. BA/BS degree in related area and 5 years’ experience or an equivalent combination and/or association management experience is highly preferred. The successful candidate must have excellent verbal and written communication skills, be detailed oriented, strong organizational skills and have strong computer skills using Office 2010 or higher. Some light travel may be required.
More information about our organization can be found at www.apwa.net.
Send cover letter, resume and salary requirements by March 24th to: American Public Works Association, Attn: Lindsey Barnett, 1200 Main Street., Suite 1400, Kansas City, MO 64105; or email firstname.lastname@example.org.