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Are you organized and detail orientated? Can you work independently or in a team environment? Are you interested in serving your country? Then Civil Air Patrol is looking for you, we are in need of an Public Affairs Officer who can complete the following tasks.
Assists the commander on all media relations and internal information matters
Plans, develops and implements a public affairs program based on media relations, community relations, and internal information activities
Acts as liaison with other organizations and agencies as required in the performance of these activities
Civil Air Patrol, the longtime all-volunteer U.S. Air Force auxiliary, is the newest member of the Air Force’s Total Force. In this role, CAP operates a fleet of 560 aircraft, performs about 90 percent of continental U.S. inland search and rescue missions as tasked by the Air Force Rescue Coordination Center and is credited by the AFRCC with saving an average of 80 lives annually. CAP’s 57,000 members also perform homeland security, disaster relief and drug interdiction missions at the request of federal, state and local agencies. CAP also plays a leading role in aerospace/STEM education, and its members serve as mentors to 24,000 young people participating in CAP’s Cadet Programs. Visit www.GoCivilAirPatrol.com for more information.