Planner, Campus Preparedness- University of Rhode Island

Under the direction of the Assistant Director of Public Safety, and in coordination with other URI departments and offices and team members within OEM, develop and maintain foundational emergency management plans for the University including, but not limited to, the Emergency Operations Plan; Emergency Public Information and Warning Plan; Preparedness, Outreach, and Education Strategy; Hazard Mitigation Plan; Business Continuity Plan; Recovery Plan; and Multi-Year Training and Exercise Plan.

Under the direction of the Assistant Director of Public Safety, and in coordination with other URI departments and offices and team members within OEM, develop and maintain emergency preparedness and business continuity plans for URI’s departments and programs.

Coordinate extensively with, and provide support to, faculty, staff, and student groups in their emergency preparedness and continuity efforts. Lead the development of emergency preparedness conferences, instructive seminars, presentations, speeches, and other outreach activities for the URI community and external partners. Prepare information for public releases and present public awareness programs to the URI community.

Required Qualifications:

1. Bachelor’s degree in emergency management, business continuity, communications, English, public health, public administration or a related field.
2. Minimum two years full-time professional experience in emergency planning and preparedness.
3. Demonstrated experience developing and maintaining plans and procedures.
4. Demonstrated experience developing and implementing community preparedness programs.

Preferred Qualifications:

1. Master’s degree in a related field or advanced certification in an emergency management-related field.
2. Minimum three years full-time professional experience in emergency planning and preparedness in a higher education environment.

Salary: $48,371 - $72,482 a year - Full-time

Full job description and application are here.

The search will remain open until the position has been filled. First consideration will be given to applications received by December 8, 2021. Second consideration may be given to applications received by December 23, 2021. 


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