Emergency Services Manager

Type: Permanent
Category: Government
Location: Prince George, BC
Date posted: March 30, 2024
Closing date: April 13, 2024
Position Overview

Job Summary:

We are seeking an experienced and dedicated Emergency Services Manager to oversee and coordinate emergency response efforts. As the Emergency Services Manager, you will be responsible for developing and implementing emergency management plans, training staff, and ensuring compliance with safety regulations. Your leadership skills and expertise in emergency management will be crucial in ensuring the safety and well-being of our organization and community.

Responsibilities:

– Develop and implement comprehensive emergency management plans, including response protocols, communication strategies, and evacuation procedures

– Coordinate with local authorities, emergency services personnel, and community organizations to establish effective partnerships and resources

– Conduct risk assessments to identify potential hazards and vulnerabilities within the organization

– Develop emergency response procedures, including disaster preparedness

– Establish and maintain emergency communication systems, including alert systems and notification procedures

– Monitor and evaluate emergency response drills and exercises to identify areas for improvement

– Stay current on industry best practices, regulations, and advancements in emergency management

– Collaborate with internal departments to ensure compliance with safety regulations and emergency preparedness standards

– Serve as a liaison between the organization and external agencies during emergencies or disasters

Experience:

– Bachelor’s degree in Emergency Management or related field (preferred)

– Proven experience in emergency management or a related field

– Strong leadership skills with the ability to effectively manage crisis situations

– Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal

– Knowledge of relevant laws, regulations, and standards related to emergency management

– Ability to analyze complex situations quickly and make sound decisions under pressure

– Proficient in using emergency management software and tools

If you are a highly organized individual with a passion for ensuring the safety of others, we encourage you to apply for the position of Emergency Services Manager. Join our team today!

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $40.00-$45.00 per hour

Expected hours: 35 per week

Benefits:

  • Employee assistance program
  • Extended health care
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off

Schedule:

  • Monday to Friday

Education:

  • Bachelor’s Degree (preferred)

Experience:

  • Emergency management: 3 years (preferred)

Willingness to travel:

  • 25% (preferred)

Work Location: In person