Emergency ManagerFacilities Services
Closing Date: September 24, 2019
Position Type: Continuing
Start Date: ASAP
Camosun College is a comprehensive community college located on the traditional territories of the Coast and Straits Salish peoples serving the people of the Greater Victoria Region of British Columbia. Guided by an inspiring strategic plan and administered by a professional community of talented faculty, staff and senior executives, Camosun enrolls 19,000 learners each year, including over 1,200 Indigenous students and 1,900 International students. The College has an operating budget of over $126 million. Across two campuses, Camosun offers more than 160 certificate, diploma, and bachelor’s degree programs in arts, sciences, business, health and human services, trades, technologies, sport education, Indigenous studies and adult upgrading. The College is committed to values of relationship with community, inclusiveness, and respect. As a community, we commit to the process of Indigenization at the college – including both programs and services - and to use this learning to improve the learning experiences for the exceptionally diverse range of student needs and backgrounds present within the Camosun community supporting the commitment to lifelong learning and positive student experiences.
The Emergency Manager has overall responsibility for ensure that all College campuses are prepared for any emergency or disaster and that the institution is in a continuous state of readiness to manage and mitigate risk to the college community and property and for the delivery of work in a collegial environment. The incumbent is responsible for direction, supervision and coordination related to the development, implementation and ongoing support of emergency management plans, programs and activities at the College. This encompasses planning, preparedness, and mitigation response as well as participation in activities related to recovery and business continuity. Duties include conducting emergency response exercises, developing and delivering training sessions in emergency preparedness, interacting with internal and external stakeholders, and ensuring compliance with all regulatory requirements.
A competitive salary, opportunities for professional development and an excellent benefit package are offered.
All interested candidates are encouraged to apply; to be considered for employment, applicants must meet the qualifications of the position and be eligible to work in Canada.
Note: Eligibility to work in Canada is granted through citizenship, permanent resident status or a work permit. You must be a Canadian citizen or permanent resident to accept a permanent job offer (unless stated otherwise in the posting). If you have a valid work permit, you may be eligible for temporary work but only until your work permit expires or is renewed.
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Apply online at www.camosun.ca/careers. We would like to thank everyone in advance for applying, as only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
Camosun College is an Equal Opportunity Employer