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Supplemental Questionnaire

Last Name
First Name

This position requires a valid California driver's license. Please provide:

  • Driver's license number;
  • Current expiration date

Did you graduate from an accredited four-year college or university with a major in communications, journalism, public relations, advertising, marketing, business administration, public administration or a closely related field?

Yes No

If you answered "Yes" to Question No. 1, please identify:

  • College or University Attended
  • Major of degree earned



Additional qualifying experience may be substituted for the required education on a year-for-year basis to a maximum of two years.  If you answered "No" to Question No. 1, please indicate the number of educational units you have completed, your major, and the name of the college or university attended.


This position requires two years full-time, paid experience in professional public relations, media relations, journalism or community relations with responsibility for writing and placing news releases or featured articles through social, visual and written communications. 

One year must include experience providing information to the public in the capacity of a public relations spokesperson.

Please provide the following information regarding all of your qualifying experience for each position:

  • Name of employer
  • Dates of employment
  • Number of hours worked per week
  • Paid position (Yes/No)
  • Detailed description of specific duties performed

Substitution: A Master’s Degree in communications, journalism, public relations, advertising, marketing, business administration, public administration, or a closely related field may be substituted for one year of the above-required general experience. 

If you possess a  qualifying master's degree please provide:

  • College or university attended
  • Major of master's degree