Thurston County is looking for an Emergency Management Manager
Closing Date: Open until filled
Salary: $7,093.00-$9,458.00 monthly
Full details and application can be found at https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/thurstonwa/jobs/3471892/emergency-management-manager
Washington Emergency Management Division (EMD) is looking for a Mitigation & Recovery Section Manager!
Closing Date: 5/10/22
Salary: $104,000-$118,000 Annually
Full details and application can be found at https://mil.wa.gov/state-job-opportunities
Responsible to provide management and oversight of the Mitigation and Recovery Section operations that include Human Services, Hazard Mitigation, and Public Assistance.
- Management responsibilities include first line supervision of 6 positions; second line supervision over 10 positions; third line supervision of over 39 positions. During disasters these numbers can significantly increase depending on the nature and size of the disaster.
Provide leadership to staff who manage and administer programs for statewide hazard mitigation; repair and restoration of public infrastructure after a disaster, and assistance to individuals and households after a disaster.
- Develop and negotiate program goals, priorities, and funding.
- Manage and administer statewide hazard mitigation planning and disaster recovery efforts, including establishing procedures and administrative policy to implement the programs within federal and state guidelines.
Oversee the delivery of disaster recovery services to individuals in Washington State through the oversight of program management of the federal government’s Other Needs Assessment Program and coordinates involvement with Washington Voluntary Organizations Active in Disasters (WAVOAD) providing essential services to disaster victims.
Reduces the financial and human impact of disasters in Washington State by overseeing the development and implementation of statewide hazard mitigation strategies with the goal of reducing or eliminating vulnerabilities to life and property within Washington State.
When appointed by the Governor, serve as Governor’s Authorized Representative (GAR) and State Coordinating Officer (SCO) during emergency and disaster incidents, coordinating directly with senior federal officials in meeting the immediate and long-term disaster recovery needs of the state.
Lewis County Emergency Management Coordinator opening:
Closing Date: Open until filled
Starting Salary: $4,147-5,579/month (DOQ)
DEPARTMENT / OFFICE
This position is a FLSA non-exempt position within the Lewis
County Public Works Department, Emergency Management
Division located at 351 NW North St., Chehalis, WA.
This is a highly responsible administrative position in the field of Emergency Management. Under general supervision, this position performs a variety of technical, administrative, and professional work in support of the Emergency Management Division of Lewis County Public Works. This position plans and coordinates emergency management functions for Lewis County, assists with administering the Lewis County’s
Comprehensive Emergency Management Plan; delivers emergency response training and public education activities; and performs other related duties as assigned.
New employees must successfully complete a six (6) consecutive-month probationary period prior to obtaining permanent status in this classification.
- Associate’s degree or higher from an accredited
college or university with a major in Emergency
Management, Public Safety, Public Administration or
a related field; and two (2) years of progressive work
experience in emergency management, disaster
planning, and business continuity.
- Must possess and maintain a valid Washington State
- Provide certificates of completion in FEMA courses IS
100, IS 200, IS 700 and IS 800.
- Knowledge and abilities essential to the successful
performance of the duties assigned to the position.
See https://jobs.lewiscountywa.gov for complete job description and application.