Job Announcement - City of Colorado Springs Fire Department - Emergency Management Coordinator

This is a "do not miss" opportunity.  The City of Colorado Springs has announced it is looking to hire an Emergency Management Coordinator.

According to the City of Colorado Springs - Fire Department - Emergency Management Coordinator Job Announcement, the position willl assist the Emergency Management Division Manager during real emergencies, disasters, and exercises in coordination with City of Colorado Springs (City) departments/agencies, mutual aid jurisdictions, state and federal departments/agencies, private agencies, volunteer and nonprofit organizations, and the media.

Specifically, the position will assist the Emergency Management Division Manager with developing goals, objectives, resource allocations, procedures, and priorities of the organization. The Emergency Management Coordinator performs on-call functions on a rotating basis, evaluates emergency or disaster incidents to coordinate Office of Emergency Management (OEM) responses and operations, monitors the preparation and updates emergency operation and supplemental emergency plans, leads/directs special projects, and may perform operational duties at emergency or disaster locations. The position will also make presentations and participate in emergency preparedness activities involving community groups, City or other governmental agencies, nonprofit agencies, volunteer agencies, and committees as well as serve as a liaison/representative for the OEM.

The City of Colorado Springs application is online at  City employees should log into Employee Self Service (ESS) to submit an application for this position. All fields in the application must be completed, including the Work Experience section, or your application may not be considered.   An application must be received no later than 11:59 PM on 10/18/2010.