Field Director- Emergency Management

Application Deadline: 2023-02-03
Job Type: County
Job Description:

Purpose of Position:
Under the supervision of the Emergency Management Director, the Field Director functions as the administrative liaison for Emergency Management and the LEPC. In the absence of the Emergency Management Director the Field Director will perform duties of both routine and substantive matters requiring technical knowledge and interpretation of a variety of rules and regulations.

In addition, the Field Director shall provide coverage as a 911 Dispatcher. A portion of time will be spent covering assigned schedule in the 911 Dispatch center, assisting with answering incoming calls and dispatching responders to emergency incidents.

Minimum Qualifications:
High School diploma or GED, minimum two years of experience in an office setting that involves working with a wide variety of programs; computer skills and extensive experience with Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.

Preferred Qualifications:
Previous experience as a 911 Dispatcher. Associate degree in Homeland Security/Emergency Management or related military/first responder experience is preferred. Must be willing to obtain State of Wisconsin Emergency Manager certification within 18 months of employment.

Deadline Note: Application will close at 3:30 P.M