Regional Training and Exercise Specialist
The Regional Training and Exercise Specialist will implement a robust training and exercise program to enhance regional and local capabilities to prevent, protect, mitigate, respond and recover from all-hazards incidents that support the goals of the Baltimore Urban Area Security Initiative (UASI) Strategy. The successful candidate is responsible for implementation of the Baltimore UASI Training and Exercise Plan and will work towards a focus on design, conduct, and evaluation of training and exercise events supporting regional goals as identified in the Plan. The position is Emergency-Essential, and will also be responsible for staffing the Emergency Operations Center during significant incidents.
The successful candidate must possess a bachelor’s degree in public administration, public policy, public health, emergency management, planning or a related field; have a minimum of 1 year of experience in adult education, evaluation, public safety, emergency management, or other experience performing duties similar to those described above; and possess excellent analytical, communication (written and oral), organizational, and problem solving skills.
Advanced degree or certification in Public Administration, Emergency Management, Public Health Preparedness or similar field; 2+ years of professional experience, including direct experience working with the Homeland Security Exercise and Evaluation Program (HSEEP). Experience working in an emergency management agency in a major U.S. city.
Compensation & Benefits
$45,000–$65,000, depending on qualifications. This is a Department of Homeland Security funded contractual position and does not include benefits.
To Be Considered
Interested applicants should send resume, cover letter, and writing sample to Mary Lesser at firstname.lastname@example.org
no later than March 28th, 2014. Please reference Job Announcement #201401 and title “Regional Training and Exercise Specialist.”
The City of Baltimore is an Equal Opportunity Employer