Wednesday , April 17 2024

CDC Employment – Emergency Management Specialist.

Website Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Job Description:

The incumbent will perform work in order to prevent, protect from, prepare for, respond to, recover from and/or mitigate natural or man-made emergencies.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Develop and maintain Continuity of Operations (COOP), Devolution and Reconstitution Plans, alternate sites, cadre/team assignments, emergency contact data, and access to applicable vital agency records.
  • Provide technical assistance on public health preparedness, response, and recovery activities associated with natural and/or man-made disasters to governmental and non-governmental partners to include Federal, State, Local, Tribal, Territorial (SLTT), and/or International (World Health Organization and Ministries of Health) agencies.
  • Assess public health emergency management programs for compliance with established public health and emergency management standards.
  • Develop, maintain and update public health Emergency Management Plans.
  • Design and facilitate hot washes, after action reviews, and corrective action activities following response operations and exercises to more effectively manage future responses.
  • Participate on or lead a variety of intra-agency committees and workgroups dealing with emergency management planning and response activities.
  • Develop and supports effective plans which permit CDC and its programs to respond to emergencies in a coordinated and proactive manner.
  • Provide expert consultation to domestic and international agencies for improving and demonstrating such compliance

Job Requirements:

  • Drug Screening Required: No
  • US Citizenship is required.
  • Promotion potential: No
  • Research position: No
  • Background Investigation may be required.
  • Supervisory position: No
  • Time in grade (TIG) must be met within 30 days of the closing date of the announcement.
  • Travel, transportation, and moving expenses will be paid: No
  • One-year probationary period may be required.
  • Bargaining Unit Position: No

Qualification & Experience:

  • Applicants must have one year of specialized experience at or equivalent to the GS-12 grade level of in the Federal service as defined in the next paragraph.
  • Specialized experience is experience which is directly related to the position which has equipped the applicant with the particular knowledge, skills and abilities (KSAs) to successfully perform the duties of the position to include development and implementation of all hazard plans; develop strategies and practices related to public health emergency management; managing, coordination and executing public health preparedness and response and recovery activities.

Job Details:

Company: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Durham, NC, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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