Do you have excellent planning and leadership skills in
the field of emergency operations?
The Office of Emergency Services is currently seeking qualified candidates for the position of Emergency Services Coordinator.
The Office of Emergency Services is responsible for alerting and notifying appropriate agencies when disaster strikes; coordinating all agencies that respond; ensuring resources are available and mobilized in times of disaster; developing plans and procedures for response to and recovery from disasters; and developing and providing preparedness materials for the public.
As an Emergency Services Coordinator, you will be responsible managing, revising and executing disaster related projects, plans and programs which are the foundation of San Diego County disaster preparedness, mitigation, response, recovery, evacuations and shelter operations. This class also serves as the Staff Duty Officer on a rotational basis, responsible for directing/coordinating the County's response to any large-scale emergency or disaster that impacts the San Diego County Operational Area.
The Ideal Candidate
The ideal candidate will possess excellent writing, communication, research and organizational skills.
Notes: Additional experience as outlined above may be substituted for the education on a year-for-year basis to a maximum of two (2) years. Internship experience specifically related to the duties above is qualifying.
All candidates appointed to these classes must be able to successfully complete staff duty officer training program within 12 month probationary period.
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The names of qualified candidates will be placed on a twelve (12) month employment list based on scores received during the evaluation of information contained in their employment application and supplemental questionnaire. Please ensure all information is complete and accurate as the responses you provide on the supplemental application form will be reviewed using an automated evaluation system. If you are successful in the initial screening process your application will be reviewed individually to confirm that the information you provided is accurate and qualifying.
Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of a job, on a case by case basis.
The County of San Diego and its employees embrace the Live Well San Diego vision: A region that is Building Better Health, Living Safely and Thriving. Click here for more information www.livewellsd.org.
Under California Government Code Sections 3100 - 3109, public employees are designated as disaster service workers. The term "public employees" includes all persons employed by the state or any county, city, state agency, or public district. Disaster service workers are required to participate in such disaster service activities as may be assigned to them by their employer or by law.
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