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303 North Church Street • Murfreesboro, TN 37130 • Phone: (615) 494-4480 • Fax: (615) 907-5699

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303 N Church Street
Suite 200
Murfreesboro, TN 37130

Office: (615) 494-4480
Fax: (615) 907-5699

Monday to Friday
8:00am – 4:30pm

Jobs Currently Available


Application Instructions: If you are qualified and interested in applying for one of the positions listed, please send completed application, resume, and demographic information form to: Rutherford County Human Resources Department, 303 North Church Street, Suite 200, Murfreesboro, TN 37130.

Pay close attention to the application process for each listing and include work history on the application. Completed applications, resumes, and demographic information forms must be received by the closing date listed on the announcement to ensure consideration. If you have a question please call the Human Resources Department at (615) 494-4480.

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Public Media Relations Apprentice



Solid Waste

Salary: $9.50 / Hour



Job Summary: The purpose of this classification is to give a student the opportunity to apply what they have learned in Public Relations and Marketing including writing marketing materials, press releases, stories for the web and social media. Duties and responsibilities will include developing internal and external communication efforts critical to raising awareness for the Rutherford county Solid Waste and Recycling programs through media, marketing, website and new social media presence.  

Minimum Qualifications:  High school diploma or GED; must be a college student (senior/junior/sophomore) with a major in Public Relations, Communication, Marketing or Journalism; or any equivalent combination of education, training, and experience which provides the requisite knowledge, skills, and abilities for this job. Must have a solid understanding of social media and possess strong written and communication skills. Must be able to use Microsoft Office applications proficiently. Must possess and maintain a valid Tennessee driver’s license.

Additional Requirement: You must include copies of all certifications, diplomas and/or transcripts, two letters of recommendation and TN Career Center Readiness certificates (if applicable) with employment application.

Application Deadline:

January 9th, 2015 at 12:00 Noon