Planner, Campus Preparedness/Office of Emergency Management (OEM)

Job description

Position is full-time calendar year, permanent.

Support the vision and mission of the Office of Emergency Management (OEM) by developing plans and preparedness projects that reflect the unique environment of a higher education campus, and respond to the diverse needs of students, faculty, staff, and visitors. This includes development of emergency plans such as the University-wide Emergency Operations Plan; Emergency Public Information and Warning Plan; Preparedness, Outreach, and Education Strategy; Hazard Mitigation Plan; Business Continuity Plan, Recovery Plan; and Multi-Year Training and Exercise Plan. Develop and maintain emergency preparedness and business continuity plans for departments and programs across the University, as well as develop and implement preparedness and outreach programs and activities to all stakeholder groups at the University.

Visit the URI jobs website at to apply and view complete details for posting (SF00713).   Please attach the following 3 (PDF) documents to your online Employment Application: (#1) Cover letter, (#2) Resume, which should include the names and contact information of three professional references (as one complete PDF document), and (#3) “OTHER DOCUMENT” – upload certificate(s) of completion on all of the training requirements (ICS) 100, 200, 300, 400 and National Incident Management System (NIMS) 700, 800 (as one complete PDF document).

APPLICATION DEADLINE: The search will remain open until the position has been filled. First consideration will be given to applications received by January 4, 2019. Second consideration may be given to applications received by February 1, 2019.  Applications received after second consideration date (February 1, 2019) may not be given full consideration.


The University of Rhode Island is an AA/EEOD employer.  Women, persons of color, protected veterans, individuals with disabilities, and members of other protected groups are encouraged to apply.




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Job No: SF00713
Posted: 12/13/2018
Application Due: 2/11/2019
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