Employment Opportunity – Municipal Emergency Coordinator
The Rural Municipality of Whitehead is seeking a Municipal Emergency Coordinator to provide emergency management services.
The Municipal Emergency Coordinator will be responsible for
• Preparation, maintenance, and testing of the municipal Emergency Plan
• Coordinating the response to emergencies in the municipality
• Attracting, managing, training and motivating volunteers
The job will require a time commitment during normal times of an average of 7 hours per week. During emergencies the Municipal Emergency Coordinator must be available for full workdays, including overtime, for as long as is required.
The Municipal Emergency Coordinator will hold a contract position reporting to the Chief Administrative Officer.
The successful applicant must have good knowledge of community emergency preparedness. He or she must have a demonstrated ability to manage volunteers; to provide training to volunteers, staff and members of council; to maintain the emergency plan; and to coordinate emergency response within the community. Training in emergency response management is an asset. A basic level of ability with Microsoft Office is essential. A valid driver’s license and access to a vehicle is essential.
Please include 3 references with your resume including contact information and relevance.
Resumes, references, and salary expectations addressed to the undersigned will be received by mail, fax, email or in person until a suitable candidate is found.
We thank all applicants for their interest in this position. We will contact only those selected for an interview.
Chief Administrative Officer
RM of Whitehead
517 2nd Avenue
Alexander, Manitoba R0K 0A0
Application Deadline: Open until filled