Categories Virginia
Reference Number 1885-DR
Job Description


McLaughlin Research Corporation has a full-time opening contingent upon contract award. MRC is seeking a Communications Assistant to support Corporate Communications for the Code 103 Naval Surface Warfare Center Dahlgren Division.

Proven ability to support employee communication programs and products, media relations programs, community relations, special events, and provide photography support. 

Position Requirements: 

  • Ability to obtain and maintain a SECRET Security Clearance.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Communications field, public relations, or marketing and two (2) years of related experience
  • OR six (6) year related experience in the field for public relation, public affairs or journalism related with experience in research, conducting interviews, writing, editing, and obtaining release/approval for articles, feature stories, news releases, and statements, including electronic, web based, and hard copy material.




We offer a competitive wage and benefit package.


Applicants should apply on-line at MRCDS.COM under the “Job Posting Section”







Background in any/all of the following is preferred:
Location VA – DAHLGREN

Must be able to obtain and maintain a secret security clearance.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement:

McLaughlin Research Corporation is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. It is our policy to recruit, hire, promote, and train for all positions without regard to age, race, creed, religion, national origin, gender identity, marital status, sexual orientation, family responsibilities, pregnancy, minorities, genetic information, status as a person with a disability, amnesty or status as a protected veteran, and to base all such decisions upon the individual’s qualifications and ability to perform the work assigned, consistent with contractual requirements and all federal, state and, local laws.

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