NYC EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT
CITYWIDE JOB VACANCY NOTICE
GRANT FUNDED THROUGH JUNE 30, 2017 WITH THE POSSIBILITY OF AN EXTENSION
CITYWIDE JOB VACANCY NOTICE
Civil Service Title: EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS SPECIALIST
Title Code No.: 06766
Salary Range: $57,200
Office Title: NOTIFY NYC/PUBLIC WARNING SPECIALIST
Division/Work Unit: OPERATIONS/NOTIFY NYC
Work Location: 165 CADMAN PLAZA EAST BROOKLYN, NY 11201
Number of Positions: 1
Prepare and disseminate notifications, alerts, and messages for Notify NYC; Provide ongoing system monitoring; Ensure that public safety communications are properly processed; Ensure that data is correctly formatted; Perform quality assurance assessments of data; Perform testing and maintenance of notification systems; Prepare operational reports and analysis; Monitor multiple sources of information related to data telecommunications; Communicate with various agencies and organizations in order to confirm the scope and impact of data relating to incidents; Support the collection and analysis of data utilizing multiple sources of information, including GIS, in order to develop reporting systems; Participate in telecommunications testing; and coordinate special projects as assigned; assist with Ready New York presentations to external groups.
- A master’s degree from an accredited college in emergency management, public administration, urban planning, engineering, economics, political science, the physical sciences or related field and one year of satisfactory full-time professional experience in one or a combination of the following: emergency management, fire or police or military service, public safety, public health, public administration, urban planning, engineering, or another specialized area to which the appointment is to be made; or
- A baccalaureate degree from an accredited college and two years of satisfactory full-time professional experience in the areas listed in “1” above; or
- A four-year high school diploma or its educational equivalent approved by a state’s department of education or a recognized accrediting organization and six years of satisfactory full-time professional experience in the areas listed in “1” above, at least two years of which must have been in one of those areas, or another specialized area to which the appointment is to be made.
New York City residency is generally required within 90 days of appointment. However, City Employees in certain titles who have worked for the City for 2 continuous years may also be eligible to reside in Nassau, Suffolk, Putnam, Westchester, Rockland, or Orange County. To determine if the residency requirement applies to you, please discuss with the agency representative at the time of interview.
Bilingual writer/speaker; strong written and verbal communication skills; excellent analytical and organizational skills; proficiency with Microsoft Outlook, Word, Excel, Access, and Power Point; report writing skills; ability to serve as an effective member of a project team.
Current City Employees: Apply via Employee Self-Service (ESS). Go to Recruiting ActivitiesCareers and search Job ID# 264921
Non-City Employees/External Candidates: Apply via NYC Careers. Go to www.nyc.gov/careers/search Job ID# 264924
NOTE: ONLY THOSE CANDIDATES UNDER CONSIDERATION WILL BE CONTACTED.