As a Government & Public Relations Specialist at LAIT911, you will play a key role in enhancing the organization’s visibility, building relationships with government officials, and engaging with the public to promote our mission of disaster prevention and community resilience. Your efforts will ensure effective communication and collaboration with key stakeholders and the broader community.

Key Responsibilities

Government Relations:

  • Advocacy: Develop and implement strategies to advocate for LAIT911’s mission and goals with local, state, and federal government entities.
  • Legislative Monitoring: Track and analyze legislation and policies that impact disaster prevention and community safety.
  • Relationship Building: Establish and maintain relationships with government officials, agencies, and policymakers.
  • Representation: Represent LAIT911 at government meetings, hearings, and other relevant events.

Public Relations:

  • Communication Strategy: Develop and execute comprehensive public relations strategies to enhance LAIT911’s public image and awareness.
  • Media Relations: Engage with media outlets to secure coverage of LAIT911’s initiatives and events. Prepare press releases, media kits, and manage media inquiries.
  • Community Engagement: Organize and participate in community outreach activities to promote LAIT911’s programs and services.
  • Content Creation: Create compelling content for various platforms, including social media, newsletters, and the organization’s website.


  • Professionalism: Maintain a high level of professionalism in all interactions with government officials, media representatives, and the public.
  • Communication: Possess excellent written and verbal communication skills, with the ability to convey complex information clearly and effectively.
  • Adaptability: Be flexible and adaptable to handle the dynamic nature of public relations and government affairs.
  • Commitment: Demonstrate a strong commitment to LAIT911’s mission and values.


  • Experience: Prior experience in government relations, public relations, communications, or a related field is preferred.
  • Skills: Strong analytical, organizational, and interpersonal skills. Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously.
  • Passion: A genuine passion for disaster prevention, community safety, and public service.
  • Networking: Proven ability to build and maintain professional networks.

About LAIT911:

LAIT911 is a Los Angeles-based disaster service non-profit founded in 2021. Specializing in wildfire and flood prevention, the organization has a team of trained volunteers who monitor incidents, provide accurate reports, and assist during emergencies. LAIT911 collaborates closely with local fire, police, and park authorities to ensure public safety and rapid response to emergencies, enhancing community resilience and preparedness.


  • Professional Development: Opportunities for continuous education, training, and certifications.
  • Recognition: Acknowledgment through awards, team gatherings, and exclusive events.
  • Impact: The chance to make a meaningful difference in the community by supporting a vital cause.

Joining LAIT911 as a Government & Public Relations Specialist offers a unique opportunity to contribute to public safety and disaster preparedness while building valuable relationships with key stakeholders. If you are passionate about advocacy and communication, we invite you to apply for this impactful role.

Submit your volunteer application below.