Oregon's Columbia County seeks emergency management director
This position is responsible for running the county's emergency management department. This includes developing training programs in order to improve community awareness, coordination with local industry and local jurisdiction, in order to implement a multifaceted response plan capable of addressing multiple hazards. This position is also expected to maintain and develop the county-wide emergency management program.
Candidates should hold a bachelor's degree in emergency management, public administration, political science or other related fields. Candidates are required to have six years of experience in this field, with at least two years of supervisory work. Candidates must also possess a valid driver's license and be insurable with the county's liability coverage.
To apply, applicants must download the Columbia County application form, which can be found in the table next to the job listing. In order to be considered for the position, applicants are required to fill out the entire form and include a cover letter and resume. Incomplete applications will not be considered. All materials should be sent to HRJobs@co.columbia.or.us. The application window closes on May 18 at 5:00 p.m. PT.