Wright County Emergency Management Coordinator

Description :

The Wright County Emergency Management Commission is seeking a dedicated and enthusiastic leader as its next Emergency Management Coordinator.

This individual is comfortable working in the community, communicating with elected officials, building strong relationships with public safety agencies and overseeing the efficient use of public resources.

The Emergency Management Coordinator must have great attention to detail, excellent oral and written communication skills, knowledge of local, state and federal regulations pertaining to emergency management and exercise good judgment in evaluating situations and making decisions.

Education Requirements: A two-year or four-year college degree is preferred. However, experience in emergency management, public or business administration, public relations, military preparedness or related public safety experience may substitute in lieu of a degree.

Salary and Benefits: The Emergency Management Coordinator is a FLSA exempt position. Salary range is $55,000 - $65,000 depending on qualifications and experience. Generous benefit package includes paid vacation, sick leave, personal leave, holidays, Iowa Public Employees Retirement System (IPERS), group health and life insurance and a take home vehicle.

Residency: Residency within Wright County is required within six months.

The Emergency Management Coordinator is an employee of the Wright County Emergency Management Commission.

Email all application materials including a cover letter, resume and three professional references in PDF format to: jlester@co.wright.ia.us by 4:00 p.m. on June 7, 2019.

Contact : Jim Lester

Deadline for Applying : Open until filled