Emergency Program Manager

Company Name: Eugene Water and Electric Board
Phone Number: (541) 685-7414
City: Eugene
State/Provence: Oregon
Zip: 97401
Job Title: Emergency Program Manager
Number of Openings: 1
Position Type: Miscellaneous Positions
Posting Start Date: January 13, 2017
Salary: $31.63 – $39.54
Salary Per: Per Hour
Work Time Type: Hours

The Eugene Water & Electric Board (EWEB) seeks an experienced emergency management program manager to develop and maintain an enterprise wide all-hazards emergency plan in conjunction with specific business line emergency plans (Dam Safety, Electric emergency, Water emergency, IS disaster recovery, or similar). The selected candidate will also:

  • Conduct business continuity risk and impact assessments to identify service gaps, define critical services, and offer insight to the utility business units on staffing needs, and other appropriate input as needed.
  • Support implementation of technological and operational solutions for the utility wide Incident Command System necessary for an all-hazards response.
  • Represent EWEB in local and regional forums, and through industry associations and members.
  • Develop relationships with and coordinate EWEB’s response resources with other utilities and governmental agencies.
  • Represent EWEB as a voting member of the Lane Radio Interoperability Group (LRIG).
  • Support the business units as needed with their individual Emergency Management & Readiness tactical programs and work within EWEB cross functional teams coordinating various initiatives with Business Continuity aspects.
  • Provide ICS training for EWEB staff.

Why this job?

EWEB offers employees a progressive working culture devoted to providing excellent public service. Our employees work in a fast-paced environment where creativity, innovation, involvement, teamwork and professional development are supported and encouraged. EWEB is also committed to providing a work environment conducive to the safety, health, and well-being of its workforce, and offers great benefits, including but not limited to health care, vacation and sick leave, pension, holidays, an on-site fitness center, credit union and a child development center.

EWEB takes pride in our commitment to diversity and inclusion among our employees. We embrace and value differences of culture, education, experience, physical ability and unique perspectives in our workplace. We invite applications from qualified candidates who share our commitment to diversity. Attracting, retaining and advancing talent from all sources strengthens our bond with the multifaceted community we serve.


Experience Required:

Minimum Training and Experience Required: 

Minimum Experience: Five years of experience in emergency preparedness and response, preferably in the public sector, or public safety. One year of supervisory or program management experience.
Education: Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in business, public administration, emergency management, engineering, communication, environmental sciences, or related field.
Desirable education, experience, training and certifications: Certified Emergency Manager (CEM)
Equivalency: An equivalent combination of education and experience may be qualifying.
Valid driver license: Yes
Professional license or registration: No
Post-offer background check required: Yes
Post-offer drug test required: No
Post-offer physical / functional test required: No

Apprenticeship or other education/training required as a condition of employment, progression or advancement: See Experience Requirements above.

Supplemental Information: 


Supervision or Functional or Technical Oversight Exercised: Functional oversight on Utility Wide Emergency Programs and Business Continuity Plans, and other programs as assigned.

Type and frequency of personal contact required (general public, customers, organizations, and EWEB employees): Daily contact with EWEB employees; some contact with peers in other local public agencies; occasional professional contact with vendors and personnel from other organizations.


How to Apply:

For more information and to apply: http://agency.governmentjobs.com/eweb/default.cfm

Posting End Date: January 27, 2017