Winnipeg, MB

Closing Date: 2023/09/21

Manitoba Hydro is consistently recognized as one of Manitoba’s Top Employers!

Great Benefits:

– Competitive salary and benefits package.

– Defined-benefit pension plan.

– Nine-day work cycle which normally results in every other Monday off, providing for a balanced approach to work, family life and community.

– The schedule is a 7.92 hour day during regular business hours with flex-time, occasionally work on evenings or weekends as required.

Manitoba Hydro is a leader among energy companies in North America, recognized for providing highly reliable service and exceptional customer satisfaction. Join our team of Manitoba’s best as we continue to build a company that supports innovation, commitment and customer service.

Under the direction of Strategy & Content Supervisor, will develop, create and edit content in support of internal and external stakeholder communications, media relations, community investment and social media channels.


– Transform messaging into effective written copy for various mediums that aligns with brand identity and corporate objectives.

– Coordinate and develop clear, engaging and accurate multi-media content for internal news site (Hydrogram), including articles and photography on the activities of the corporation and its employees that may deal with complicated or sensitive information; and craft/edit appropriately for external and social media

– Support technical requirements of internal news site, including research and development of tools and technology to maintain or enhance reach and employee engagement/interest.

– Assist, as required, with other forms of internal and external communications and engagement activities including, event planning, preparing communications materials, photography, videography, and responding to routine customer inquiries.

– May also assist with the development of external News Releases under the guidance of the Media Relations Officer or Director of Corporate Communications on occasion.

– May assist with monitoring the corporation’s social media channels including posting of content and responding to questions.

– Develop and maintain a comprehensive understanding of Manitoba Hydro’s operations, business, and issues.

– Demonstrate ability to understand and apply corporation’s communications standards to work.

“Principal Duties are intended to be an accurate reflection of the main duties essential for this position. They are not designed to be an exhaustive list of all duties, tasks and responsibilities.”


– A two-year diploma in Creative Communications or a related field from a technical college of recognized standing plus a minimum of one year related experience, preferably in a large corporate or PR agency setting.


– One-year related certificate with course work in journalism/PR and a minimum of two years related experience, preferably in a large corporate or PR agency setting

– Demonstrated strong written communication skills in a variety of writing disciplines along with good oral communication skills.

– Demonstrated experience with delivery of effective corporate communications in electronic and print formats.

– Ability to organize multiple projects.

– Demonstrated ability to work in a fast-paced, team environment.

– Working knowledge of communications theory, including public relations, journalism and advertising. Working knowledge of graphic art design principles, video production, print and web publishing.

– Knowledge and competency in word-processing, web-publishing and social media.

– Ability to work after-hours and on weekends as required.

– Willingness to travel throughout province, often to remote locations.

– Possess a valid Province of Manitoba Class 5 Motor Vehicle Driver’s Licence.

Salary Range:

Starting salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. The range for the classification is $26.32-$35.10 Hourly, $50,443.12-$67,265.12 Annually.

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The deadline for applications is SEPTEMBER 21, 2023.

We thank you for your interest and will contact you if you are selected for an interview.

This document is available in accessible formats upon request. Please let us know if you require any accommodations during the recruitment process.