Galena Park ISD - Director for Governmental Relations & Elections

Job Details

Region: 4
School District/Employer: Galena Park ISD
District Category/Employer: Central Office
Position: Director
Assignment Level:
Job Title: Director for Governmental Relations & Elections
Campus Description:
Date Posted: 8/13/2019
Deadline: Until Filled
Openings: 1
Commitment: Full Time
Description/Notes: Serve as Elections Officer for the District; coordinate the election process for all school board and community elections to ensure the district remains in compliance with all local and federal laws. Manage and respond promptly to requests submitted in accordance with the Texas Public Information Act. Maintain positive and productive relationships with local and state government officials. Serve as a Level One Hearing Officer for employee grievances and/or parent/student complaints, as appropriate.
Qualifications: Minimum Education/Certification:
Bachelor’s Degree required
Special Knowledge/Skills:
Ability to plan, organize, and evaluate the functions and activities of election programs and processes
Ability to exercise judgment in decision-making and work independently
Working knowledge of federal and state election laws
Working knowledge of current rules, policies, regulations, laws and practices relating to the Texas Public Information Act
Ability to deal effectively with conflict resolution
Effective communication skills for dealing with board members, local and state elected officials, employees, parents and students
Ability to effectively interact with a diverse constituency
Ability to interpret policy and procedures
Ability to safeguard sensitive and confidential information from intentional or unintentional disclosure.
Standard of Professional Conduct:
As an employee of Galena Park ISD, you will be expected to follow the Board of Trustees Policy, the GPISD Employee Handbook, departmental and/or campus procedures, and all local, state and federal laws and policies.
At least three years experience working with elections or related experience
Salary Range: Based on Experience
How To Apply:

Contact Person:

Name: Oralia Cantu
Address: 14705 Woodforest Blvd.
City: Houston
State: TX
Zip: 77015
Phone: (832) 386-1207
Fax: (832) 386-1100