SAMPLEDirector of Emergency Management
The Director will collaborate with <agency> programs, other churchoffices, and private and civic agencies to assist in the direction of emergency preparedness, response, and mitigation activities.
Knowledge and Abilities
<Agency> structure, Catholic Church structure; CatholicCharities USA structure and organization
Emergency resources and procedures
FEMA- National Response Plan, Incident Command System, FEMAcourses
<city>, regional and other response organizations’ emergencyprograms.
Experience in computer and internet usage.
Understanding, appreciation of, and sensitivity to gender,cultural, racial, faith differences, varied abilities, and politics andtraditions.
Specific Job Duties
Develop emergency preparedness plans/timelines and goalsetting for <agency> Programs.
Develop training curriculum to prepare staff to carry out allhazards emergency preparedness plans according to the Councilon Accreditation (COA). These will include drills and table topactivities.
Develop hurricane and all hazards policies and procedures andupdate this information as needed.
The Director of EM is responsible for managing allcommunication devices and tools for emergency purposes (i.e.emergency phones, emergency number cards, IRISCommunication system).
Plan and coordinate future response efforts of <agency>.
Source: Catholic Charities Archdiocese of New Orleans