Communications Specialist - Events

Open Access Technology International, Inc. (OATI)


Understanding how the expansion of renewable energy generation resources will impact grid reliability and security is not easy. But then, OATI has never shied away from the difficult problems presenting challenges to the energy industry. Since 1995, OATI has focused on how such challenges can be met and incorporated into new solutions. As a pioneer of internet-based solutions more than 20 years ago, OATI simplifies, streamlines, and empowers the operational tasks required in today’s energy commerce and Smart Grid. Today, as service provider to leading global energy industry organizations, OATI continues to ‘Transform the Business of Energy’.

Continuing its successful history as an industry vanguard, OATI has created solutions for Distributed Energy Resource management, battery storage, and Electric Vehicle (EV) charging network management, and other advanced systems.

OATI works with its customers to ensure challenges are solved and goals are achieved. Because of this, energy industry participants can have confidence OATI will provide the solution they need.

Headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota, OATI has offices in California, India, and Singapore, as well as the Microgrid Technology Center in Bloomington, MN. For more information about OATI visit

Position Details

Communications Specialist - Events
Twin Cities Metro
Minneapolis, MN

At Open Access Technology International, Inc. (OATI), your career is always on the move. Our employees have expertise across diverse verticals and technology platforms. OATI combines the agility of a small company with the stability of a large company, where we have built a nurturing and rewarding culture diligently over the last 23 years. Our work culture is collaborative and we encourage every Team Member to go beyond their defined roles and learn more. If you are looking for an energetic, challenging, and rewarding career, then OATI is the place to be! To learn more, please visit our website at

OATI has an immediate opening for a part-time Communications Specialist to assist with all aspects of the coordination of internal and external corporate events. Candidates must be able to meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment, while maintaining quality and accuracy. The position is part-time to start, with opportunity to move to full-time after a probationary period.


  • A degree in Marketing, Public Relations, Communications, or related field is required 
  • Experience with event planning is preferred 
  • Acceptable background investigation report 
  • U.S. Citizen or Lawful Permanent Resident 
  • Local to MN

OATI offers full time employment with competitive salary and benefits, including 401(k) plan with company match, paid time off, and excellent health and dental insurance programs. OATI prides itself on providing a stable, supportive environment for career development with opportunities for future growth and promotion within the company. Applicants must be self-motivated, energetic, and willing to work in a team-oriented company.

Extra Benefits: OATI Fitness Center, onsite cafeteria that offers breakfast and lunch, games and books for coworkers to enjoy during break, intramural activities like basketball, soccer, volleyball, Frisbee golf, and many more!

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