Emergency Management/Preparedness Coordinator

Carson, CA

Posted: 10/14/19
Deadline: 10/23/19
Reference Number: 1658765

About This Organization

California State University, Dominguez Hills

California State University Dominguez Hills was established in 1960 and is one of the 23 campuses that comprise The California State University System. CSU Dominguez Hills is an urban, comprehensive public university that serves a culturally rich, diverse student body of approximately 14,000 students at the undergraduate and graduate levels. Located on a 346-acre site in the South Bay portion of the greater Los Angeles metropolitan area, CSU Dominguez Hills has a highly pluralistic student body, which includes a significant number of non-traditional, working adult students as well as approximately 2,000 students enrolled in distance learning programs statewide. The University, with its five Academic Colleges, has more than 300 full-time faculty members and is situated in an area characterized by an extraordinary heterogeneity of people, and an extensive array of high technology industries and professional services.

Job Duties

Under the direction of the Chief of University Police, this position is directly responsible for guidance with the development, coordination and administration of the campus Emergency Management and Preparedness Programs. This position will also lend support for the related activities of the campus and other Risk Management / Environment Health & Occupational Safety (EM / EHOS) programs as approved.

Required Qualifications

Demonstrate effectiveness in:
– Implementing and maintaining emergency management preparedness and continuity programs either within a campus environment or municipal /county environment;
– Evaluation of program quality and effectiveness;
– Setting priorities and establishing key deliverables within a campus or municipal setting;
– Communicating and providing instruction to applicable personnel in a campus or municipal environment; – Adherence to regulatory issues and the selection of compliance strategy to meet requirements;
– Ability to provide evaluations and implement corrective actions and follow-ups as needed;
– Ability to foster and maintain campus cooperation with key University academic and operational management staff;
– Ability to establish key relationships with outside agencies, key personnel and support groups to enhance the emergency preparedness of the University;
– Ability to work in a fast-paced, demanding, culturally diverse educational environment within a growing campus.

Computer skills:
Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Access, Outlook and Visio.

Valid driver’s license and first aid/CPR certification or ability to obtain. Preferred certifications include ICS 300, ICS 400 and NIMS 700.

Experience and Education:
Required Education:
Bachelor’s degree in a physical science, health and safety, engineering, or emergency management/preparedness.
Experience which has demonstrated acquisition and successful application of the required knowledge, skills, and abilities, may be substituted for the required education on a year-for-year basis.

Required Experience:
3 years in the development, implementation and/or evaluation of Emergency Management / Preparedness programs

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