United States of America - North Carolina, Raleigh
The Disaster Resilience Solutions (DRS) unit of AECOM is actively seeking a High-Level State Emergency Management Official for immediate employment near any AECOM office. This opportunity will be providing leadership and support helping our clients prepare for, respond to, recover from and mitigate the effects of disasters around the world.
The Emergency Management Director in the Disaster Resilience Solutions (DRS) group will help effectively build, grow, execute and lead disaster related programs. Knowledge of and significant experience with all FEMA and/or HUD related disaster programs such as the Individual Assistance, Public Assistance, CDBG, and CDBG-DR programs for mitigation, preparedness, response and recovery programs.
The responsibilities may include, but are not limited to:
As part of the DRS unit, provides leadership, guidance and feedback on the DRS strategy development and execution.
Coordinates the emergency management relationships among clients, Federal and/or State
Develops and implements response and recovery operations in coordination with the client.
Alerts, and coordinates with other resources to support the client in identifying and meeting disaster needs.
Establishes an effective communications network with clients and local agencies.
Assesses damage and identifies and prioritizes needs in collaboration with the client.
Identifies the full range of programs and resources required to carry out the immediate response and long-term recovery.
Coordinates and monitors assistance programs.
Works with the client to implement appropriate financial controls to coordinate and monitor Federal and/or State program and administrative activities.
Works with the client to establish individual agency program goals and monitors agencies’ progress toward achieving those goals.
5+ years’ experience as Senior Emergency Manager in a role of a Federal Coordination Officer or in a State or Local Emergency Management Senior position or has been a part of a senior team responsible for executing CDBG related programs.
Extensive knowledge and significant experience with all aspect of Emergency Management
What We Offer
When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.
Job Category Program and Project Management
Business Line Water
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Country United States of America
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 236156BR
Clearance Required No
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.