CHD Programs Specialist (Program Specialist I)

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Provide administrative and program support for the division director, team leads, and projects of the Community Heritage Development Division. Successful candidate will cross-train to serve as a temporary back up and ensure critical administrative functions continue during any short-term absence of the office manager. Responsible for the intake, processing, and tracking of Texas Treasure Business Award nominations and initial public interface for the awards. Assist the event planner with communications, registration, and administrative tasks for the Real Places Conference and other events. Take notes or transcribe recordings to produce meeting minutes for significant division or program meetings. Provide communications, tracking, and program support for Main Street, Heritage Tourism, and Certified Local Government programs. Work involves assisting with planning, developing, and implementing agency programs and providing consultative services and technical assistance to program staff, government agencies, community organizations, or the public. Works under moderate supervision with limited latitude for the use of initiative and independent judgment.

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Job Vacancy Notice
Position Title: CHD Programs Specialist
Classification Title: Program Specialist I
Job Posting Number: 21-29
Salary: $3,800.00-$4,300.00/Month
Salary Group/Class#: B17/1570
FLSA: Exempt
Opening Date: 04/19/2021
Closing Date: Until filled
Duration: Regular, Full-time
Hours/Week: 40 hours
Work Location Address: 1304 Colorado, Austin, Texas 78701

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