Mid-Level Planner

Mid-Level Planner

Responsibilities: Member of a planning team that executes the FEMA six-step planning process to develop deliberate plans that describe and detail a federal concept of operations to respond to and recover from catastrophic disasters.

* Team action planner for the close coordination between staff and stakeholders to maintain collaborative team member contact information, track tasks/actions, and coordinate preparation, execution, and after-action notes for collaborative sessions (leader meetings, work groups, updates)

* Conducts research and analysis to support deliverables preparation

* Assists with and facilitates work groups throughout the project

* Assists with plan refinement, tabletop exercise implementation, and plan socialization

Minimum/General Experience:

* Four (4) years of emergency management experience

* Documented understanding of the FEMA six-step planning process, emergency management exercise programs, and principles.

* Documented understanding of emergency management response and recovery programs and FEMA's role in coordinating the Federal assistance to support state and local partners.

* Successful completion of Incident Command System (ICS) and National Incident Management System (NIMS) courses (such as through FEMA's Emergency Management Institute classroom and/or on-line training programs) and recognized training and/or education in business, urban, military, and emergency management planning

* County-level or higher emergency management experience preferred.

Minimum Education: Bachelor's Degree.

Place of Performance: Illinois Emergency Management Agency, 2200 S Dirksen Parkway, Springfield, IL.

IEM is an Equal Opportunity Employer including Vets and Disabled

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.