WAMA - Public Affairs Officer



Application Deadline





Meeting Location:  50 Airport Street NE – Ephrata, WA  98823 – 2nd weekend each month September-June


Reports directly to the Academy Director and as such, is the adviser to the Director on all internal and external public affairs matters.


They will:

·        Work with the Director on all public affairs matters.

·        Implement and manage a Public Affairs Program.

·        Comply with CAPR 190-1 and other public affairs publications.

·        Conduct an Internal Information Program.

·        Conduct an External Information Program to include Media and Community Relations.

·        Ensure National's Public Affairs objectives and missions are met.

·        Supervise and assist all subordinate academy public affairs activities.


The Public Affairs Officer, to be effective, must be familiar with all CAP publications and policies pertaining to public affairs, and complete training opportunities presented.


At the time you are assigned to this position you must:

        have completed Level II

        have completed Cadet Protection Training – Basic

        be enrolled in the Public Affairs Officer Specialty Track (Preferred/Not Required)

        be Safety Education current

        possess enthusiasm for CAP




To apply for this position:
Log in to the Washington Wing website and select “Apply for Staff or Command”.  Complete the on-line application no later than the deadline shown above.  You will be prompted to upload the following:

        A cover letter stating why you should be selected for this position;

        A resume stating your experience and qualifications for this position.