Emergency Management Operations Coordinator
Escambia County
Pensacola, Florida
Salary: $40,352 to $46,883
Deadline: March 26, 2017

This position assists with organizing, planning, directing, and monitoring of all county emergency management programs. Duties include managing department operations, training disaster personnel consistently with the National Incident Management System and the National Response Plan, coordinating disaster aid during emergencies, and conducting statistical research and analysis of the emergency management program. An associate degree in emergency management and four years experience are required.


Construction Management Faculty
Florida International University
Miami, Florida
Salary: Not listed
Deadline: March 31, 2017

This position is located in FIU’s School of Construction and will participate in campus communities that include the Sea Level Rise Solutions Center, Sustainable Built Environment Initiative, Extreme Event Institute, and the International Hurricane Research Center’s Wall of Wind experimental facility. Duties include further developing the school’s research program and teaching graduate and undergraduate courses. A PhD in construction management, construction engineering, civil engineering, or a related discipline is required. Research expertise in extreme event management and smart cities is preferred.


Federal Disaster Recovery Coordinator, GS-15
Federal Emergency Management Agency
Honolulu, Hawaii
Salary: $122,250 to $158,928
Deadline: April 21, 2017

This position will lead efforts to incorporate recovery and mitigation considerations into the early decision making processes and evaluate outcomes. Duties include facilitating disaster recovery coordination and collaboration between FEMA and all levels of government, the private sector, and community organizations; supporting local officials in disaster-impacted areas; and leading pre- and post-disaster planning. One year specialized experience at the GS-14 level and experience with the National Disaster Recovery Framework, Recovery Support Strategy, and collaborating with stakeholders are required.


Exercise Coordinator
New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene
New York, New York
Salary: $45,250 to $74,500
Deadline: May 18, 2017

This position develop and execute comprehensive emergency preparedness exercises, including discussion-based, functional, and full scale exercises. Duties included providing technical support to departments conducting training and exercises, participating in citywide exercises, setting exercise objectives and involving key stakeholders, and implementing corrective action guidance identified by exercises. A master’s degree in emergency management, public health, or a related field and a working knowledge of the Department of Homeland Security Exercise and Evaluation Program are required.


Disaster Management Lecturer
University of Manchester
Manchester, England
Salary: $43,300 to $59,850
Deadline: June 4, 2017

This position will teach and research in the university’s Humanitarian and Conflict Response Institute. Duties include developing courses for graduates and undergraduates, meeting course recruitment requirements, directing at least two university programs, and teaching classes in disaster management, risk and resilience, and research methods. A PhD in a related discipline and a strong publication history are required.


Coastal Governance Assistant Professor
University of California Santa Cruz
Santa Cruz, California
Salary: Not Listed
Deadline: June 30, 2017

This tenure-track position will teach and conduct research on the institutional dimensions of resource management at the land-sea interface. Duties include engaging with complementary university departments, creating collaborations outside the university, building a strong research program, and teaching graduate and undergraduate courses. A PhD in a related field and experience in research and university-level teaching are required.


CORE Emergency Management Specialist
Federal Emergency Management Agency
Bothell, Washington
Salary: $63,344 to $98,702
Deadline: July 31, 2017

This position will manage and coordinate disaster recovery operations on a regional basis. Duties include providing disaster support and assistance to affected communities, implementing regulations and training to facilitate recovery, managing public assistance program activities related to specific disasters, and executing all phases of regional recovery projects. Specialized experience at the IC-11 level is required.


Response and Recovery Branch Manager
Montana Division of Disaster and Emergency Services
Helena, Montana
Salary: $ 73,212
Deadline: Open until filled

This position will lead the response and recovery branch and coordinate response0 and recovery-related activities throughout Montana. Responsibilities include contribute to planning, conducting training and exercises, ensuring the operational readiness of the State Emergency Coordination Center, and managing budget, personnel, and policy and procedure development. A bachelors degree in a related planning discipline and at least seven years of experience in emergency management, public safety, or a related field are required.


Postdoctoral Associate, Natural-Human Systems
University of Central Florida
Orlando, Florida
Salary: $48,500
Deadline: Open until filled

This position is will contribute to a National Science Foundation-funded project entitled Restoration and Resilience in Coupled Human-Natural Systems: Reciprocal Dynamics of a Coastal Lagoon. Duties include developing community and stakeholder connections around the project site, mentoring and managing graduate and undergraduate students, conducting fieldwork, coauthoring manuscript, and making conference presentations. A PhD in geography, sociology, or geographic information systems is required. Experience with coastal systems, restoration, participatory action research, environmental sociology or environmental geography is preferred.


Assistant City Engineer
Missouri City
Missouri City, Texas
Salary: $71,075 to $90,622
Deadline: Open until filled

This position will assist in in managing, directing, and coordinating activities for drainage-, facilities-, and utility-related projects. Duties include managing the National Flood Insurance and Community Rating System programs, developing watershed and drainage master plans, coordinating the management of city floodplains, overseeing drainage and floodplain management operations, and making hydrologic and hydraulic determinations. A bachelor’s degree in civil engineering or a related field is required.


Emergency Preparedness Professor
University at Albany
Albany, New York
Salary: Not listed
Deadline: Open until filled

This open-rank faculty position will support the College of Emergency Preparedness, Homeland Security and Cybersecurity in teaching areas that include hazard mitigation, community resilience, disaster psychology, extreme weather, crisis communications, and disease outbreak. Duties include conducting graduate and undergraduate courses. Senior applicants should have a well-established program of research and external funding. A PhD in public administration, political science, homeland security, or another related field and the ability to creatively employ mixed qualitative and quantitative approaches is required.