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The IHS is required by law to give absolute preference to qualified applicants who meet the Secretary of the Interior's definition of Indian for appointment to vacancies within the IHS in accordance with established IHS policy as outlined in the Indian Health Manual Part 7, Chapter 3. The IHS is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Serve as an Emergency Management Specialist for the Phoenix Indian Medical Center (PIMC) Environmental Health & Safety Department, located in Phoenix, AZ. The incumbent will report to the Environmental Health & Safety Manager onsite.
This position is being announced concurrently under Excepted Service and Merit Promotion procedures. Please review vacancy announcement number IHS-17-PI-1894614-ESEP/MP for eligibility requirements. If you wish to be considered under all hiring plans (internal or external) you must submit an application to both job opportunity announcements.
Serve as an Emergency Management Specialist -
- Develop, implement, monitor and evaluate all PIMC emergency management plans and policies
- Manage, prioritize, and provide deliverables for applicable grants
- Serve as a liaison with all Federal, State, City and Tribal emergency management groups and teams, assuring PIMC is a partner and participates in all local events
- Coordinate all educational and preparation drills, exercises, classes and events
- Assure PIMC has functioning communication capabilities including satellite technology and Internet connectivity
- Occasional Travel
- Occasional overnight travel may be required