Municipal Emergency Coordinator - Rural Municipality of West St. Paul

Job Type: Permanent Casual Time
Salary: Hourly, Based on Experience
Closing Date: September 20, 2019 at 2:00pm

The Rural Municipality of West St. Paul are seeking a Municipal Emergency Coordinator to provide emergency management services.

The Municipal Emergency Coordinator will be responsible for:
Preparation, maintenance, and testing of the municipal emergency plan
Coordinating the response to emergencies in the municipality
Attracting, managing, training and motivating volunteers
The job will require a time commitment during normal times of an average of between ten (10) and twenty (20) hours per month. During emergencies the Emergency Coordinator must be available for full workdays, including overtime, for as long as is required.

The Municipal Emergency Coordinator will hold a contract position reporting to the Chief Administrative Officer. There will be an initial probationary period of six (6) months, following the successful completion of which a contract may be offered.

The successful applicant must have good knowledge of the Manitoba community emergency preparedness program. He or she must have a demonstrated ability to manage volunteers; to provide training to volunteers, staff and members of council; to maintain the emergency plan; and to coordinate emergency response within the community. Training in emergency response management is an asset. A basic level of ability with Microsoft Office is essential. A valid driver's license and access to a vehicle is essential.

Please include 3 references with your resume including contact information and relevance.

Resumes, references, and salary expectations addressed to the undersigned will be received by mail, fax, email at or in person until September 20, 2019 at 2:00pm.

We thank all applicants for their interest in this position. We will contact only those selected for an interview.

Brent Olynyk
Chief Administrative Officer
Rural Municipality of West St. Paul