The Office of Fire Safety & Emergency Planning at the University of Southern California is currently seeking a Full-time Senior Emergency Management Coordinator. Reporting to the Director of Fire Safety & Emergency Planning; the position will support the University of Southern Californiaâs All-Hazards Emergency Response and Recovery Operations Plans. Our Office of Fire Safety & Emergency planning oversees fire safety and compliance for all university campuses and facilities. Some of the responsibilities include:
Develops and maintains emergency response, business continuity and specialized plans
Facilitates training, drills to prepare for, respond to, and recovery from emergencies
Prepares and coordinates after action reports
Develops and presents public information and preparedness education programs for students, faculty, staff and visitors
Responds to emergencies and disasters to provide emergency management subject matter expertise
Coordinates, designs and conducts emergency management exercises
This position may require work, and travel, on weekends, evenings, and/or holidays, based on business necessity.
Minimum Education: Bachelor's degree Minimum Experience: 3 years. Combination of experience/education as substitute for minimum experience. Minimum Field of Expertise: Three yearsâ experience leading emergency management planning and execution. Valid driver's license required. Ability to show calm, effective leadership, and to make decisions amidst stressful emergency response events. Proven ability to work in a high-volume environment with frequent interruptions and changing priorities. Ability to exercise tact and discretion in dealing with confidential and sensitive matters, and the ability to prioritize and organize work, handle multiple assignments and meet competing deadlines.
Internal Number: REQ20089198
About University of Southern California (USC)
USC is the leading private research university in Los Angeles—a global center for arts, technology and international business. With more than 47,500 students, we are located primarily in Los Angeles but also in various US and global satellite locations. As the largest private employer in Los Angeles, responsible for $8 billion annually in economic activity in the region, we offer the opportunity to work in a dynamic and diverse environment, in careers that span a broad spectrum of talents and skills across a variety of academic and professional schools and administrative units. As a USC employee and member of the Trojan Family—the faculty, staff, students, and alumni who make USC a great place to work—you will enjoy excellent benefits, including a variety of well-being programs designed to help individuals achieve work-life balance.