|Department||Department of Corrections|
|Date Opened||10/6/2020 08:00:00 AM|
|Filing Deadline||10/20/2020 11:59:00 PM|
|Full or Part Time||
Salary: $3,958.33 monthly
This is an unclassified position; selections will be made without the use of an interview committee per OP-110235 V.A.
Oklahoma Department of Corrections
Unclassified Job Descriptor
Positions in this job are responsible for researching, writing, and editing various materials on behalf of the department.
• Responsible for drafting press releases, interoffice memorandums, formal letters, and other written documents.
• Responsible for verifying factual correctness of information
• Checks text to ensure it is well written, logically structured, and in the correct style for the intended audience.
• Proofreads text and corrects spelling, grammar, and punctuation errors in documents, PowerPoint presentations, and brochures.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Knowledge of English usage, including grammar, composition and editing techniques; of accepted styles for materials released to various media; of various social and web media outlets; and of the department's objectives.
Skill in establishing and maintaining effective interpersonal working relationships with others; and communicating effectively, both orally and in writing.
Ability to write and edit; gather and organize pertinent data; and to manage multiple projects and deadlines; and to communicate effectively both orally and in writing.
Education and Experience:
Statutorily Required: N/A
Bachelor’s degree in journalism, marketing, or a related field and two (2) years of experience in a field related to writing and editing.
Veteran’s preference points apply only for initial appointment in the classified service.