The Board of County Commissioners of Madison County, Florida is accepting applications for
Emergency Management Director
High School Diploma required. Bachelors Degree preferred, but may be substituted by equivalent experience in the Emergency Management field.
The EM Director shall possess a minimum of four (4) years experience in business, government, or emergency service delivery at an operations level, and must have considerable knowledge of principles and techniques of emergency management coordination and planning. Must be skilled in emergency operations and have the ability to establish strategies and objectives.
Director must obtain Florida Professional Emergency Manager (FPEM) within 3 years of hire.
The Emergency Management Director will direct and supervise all Emergency Management activities and programs, and coordinate preparation for, response to, and recovery from any natural, technological, or civil disasters in Madison County. The Director shall be “on-call” 24 hours/7 days to respond to emergency situations. In addition the EM Director will: Direct and coordinate all emergency management services in times of disaster or catastrophic events; Prepare, implement and be responsible for Madison County’s Comprehensive Emergency Management Plan, Disaster Housing Plan and Debris Management Plan; develop and implement a Local Mitigation Strategy for Madison County; Develop and plan training exercises which utilize all emergency service providers within Madison County; Develop and implement response and recovery plans, and develop and implement public notification programs. The Director must be familiar with the Emergency Management Accreditation Program (EMAP) and maintain Madison County’s Accredited status and will also serve as a liaison to appropriate local, state, and federal disaster-related agencies.
Applications and job description may be picked up from CareerSource North Florida located at 705 E. Base Street in Madison, Florida.
Application deadline is Friday, May 22nd at 5:00 pm. Applications must be turned in to CareerSource North Florida. For further questions please contact Emergency Management at 850-973-3698 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Madison County is an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug Free Workplace.