Job Status Full-Time Not Eligible for Overtime Non-Represented
Description Emergency Operations Coordinator (EOC) is responsible for facilitating the development and implementation of campus emergency planning response and preparedness, training and exercises, program development, and outreach functions. This position requires an individual with strong project management skills and a background in institutional emergency preparedness. The EOC serves as the campus liaison to internal and external constituents as it relates to emergency preparation, response, and planning and preparedness.
COMPREHENSIVE WAGE AND BENEFIT PACKAGE Annual salarybegins at $53,539and commensurate with candidate's qualifications and relatedexperience.
We offer comprehensive compensation package with salary and benefits as the main components.Competitive salaryis within the Range stated above, and commensurate with qualifications and experience.Generous benefitspackage is offered through Washington State plans that includes multiplemedical, dental, life and disability coverage choices for employees and dependents; choices of retirement and deferred compensation plans; paid holidays, sick, and vacation plans; transit program, reduced tuition, employee discounts and memberships, etc.
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ABOUT THE COLLEGE Bellevue College is a diverse student-centered, comprehensive and innovative college, committed to teaching excellence that advances the life-long educational development of its students while strengthening the economic, social and cultural life of its diverse community. Bellevue College is located just 10 miles east of Seattle where we serve a student population of over 45% students of color and over 1,800 international students. The college promotes student success by providing high-quality, flexible, accessible educational programs and services; advancing pluralism, inclusion and global awareness; and acting as a catalyst and collaborator for a vibrant region.
We strive to create a vibrant and inclusive campus community that supports a diverse student body, faculty and staff. As an essential part of ourmission and goals, diversity, equity and pluralism are promoted and fostered in all aspects of college life. By enriching student life through leadership opportunities, personal learning and cultural experiences, we are committed to building an inclusive and diverse campus community that fosters creativity, innovation and student success.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS/TYPICAL DUTIES
Work with internal and external partners on maintenance of emergency plans, including department/division level and college level emergency plans Act as a point of contact for emergency operations related community questions, comments, or concerns. Develop, organize, maintain, and deliver emergency operations specific training to students, staff, and faculty (e.g. Basic Disaster Preparedness, Advanced Disaster Preparedness, Safety Lead training, CPR/AED/First Aid, etc.) Develop, coordinate, and conduct regular exercises and drills (including tabletops, functional, and full-scale exercises) to prepare staff, faculty, and students for a disaster event or incident. Maintain, test and update emergency communications and notification systems. Manage the acquisition, testing, and replacement of emergency and safety equipment and supplies (e.g., first aid stations, evacuation chairs, AED's, etc.) Maintain, update, and test safety and emergency systems (public address systems, fire systems, etc.) Develop and implement public outreach methods (marketing campaigns, outreach fairs, etc.) In an emergency response situation, this position is required to follow the college Incident Command System structure and may act as the Incident Commander or Emergency Operations Center Manager. Flexibility regarding hours and Incident Command System structure positions is required. After an incident or exercise, this position will be required to complete after action briefings, reports, and improvement plans Perform other related duties as assigned
Associates degree or higher from an accredited college/university in emergency management or closely related field.Any combination of relevant education and/or experience may be substituted for the educational requirement on a year-for-year basis Two years of work experience in emergency operations and/or management Incident Command System certificates for ICS 100, 200, and 700. Certificates for ICS 300 and 400, or ability to obtain within 6 months of hire Effective communication skills and ability to work with diverse students, staffs, community members and commitment to pluralism Ability to multi-task and manage workload Ability to make sound decisions under duress
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: Certified Emergency Manager (CEM®) or Associate Emergency Manager (AEM®) designation of the International Association of Emergency Managers (IAEM) is highly preferred Experience working for an institution of higher education in an emergency preparedness capacity Experience creating and delivering emergency management training programs Experience developing, reviewing, evaluating, implementing, or coordinating emergency management plans Experience in developing, managing, and/or participating in tabletop, functional or full scale exercises Experience in working with volunteer safety programs Project/program management experience
SPECIFIC REQUIREMENTS: Driving abstract is required Must have a valid Washington State Driver's License or ability to obtain one within 45 days of hire
SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS This position is not eligible for relocation allowance.
Background Check: Prior to start of employment, a background check will be conducted. Information from the background check will not necessarily preclude employment, but will be considered in determining the applicant's suitability and competence to perform in the position.
How to Apply: Click on the wordApplyat the top right cornerof the job announcement. Individuals interested in this position are encouraged to apply. Your application must include a complete online application and all of the required documents below to be considered complete: Complete an online application (note that stating 'See Resume' on any section of the online Application will be deemed incomplete) Complete the supplemental questionnaire Attach a Resume Attach a Cover Letter Attach a Diversity Statement that addresses the following: Please provide specific examples of how your educational and/or professional experiences, background or philosophy demonstrate your commitment to diversity and equity, and how these prepare you to contribute to Bellevue College (min 1 pg, max 2 pgs)
Located in Bellevue, Washington, Bellevue College is a community based public institution. Bellevue College is a student-centered, comprehensive and innovative college, committed to teaching excellence, that advances the life-long educational development of its students while strengthening the economic, social and cultural life of its diverse community. The college serves 37,000 students every year, and is represented by 65 different countries. Bellevue College has a variety of distance learning options for the students such as online learning. Students have the opportunity to receive a variety degrees and certificates that range from a GED to a Baccalaureate degree. The Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities accredits Bellevue College as a baccalaureate degree-granting institution.