- DEVON COUNTY COUNCIL
- Public Health
- Work Location
- County Hall, Exeter EX2 4QD
- Occupational group
- Salary details
- £32,029 - £35,934
- Job term
- Appointment type
- Full Time
- 37 hours per week (Monday - Friday) plus duty hours one week in four
- Closing Date
- 25 October 2019
- Interview date
- 6 November 2019
- For an informal discussion please contact
- Amanda Palmer on 07966 382815
An opportunity has arisen for an experienced Emergency Planning Officer to join our existing team and contribute to the assurance for Devon County Council and our communities on our emergency planning, training and exercising in response to national and regional risks and incidents. You will provide initial response to, and advise on recovery from, major incidents, directly through a duty rota system and in support of the wider team. You will play an active role in our Local Resilience Forum and will be expected to contribute to multi-agency partnership working here and at the Devon Emergency Planning Partnership.
You will be an experienced Emergency Planner, able to confidently examine national and regional learning and provide recommendation to senior officers of relevant local mitigations or controls. You will have demonstrated leadership in training to peers and communities (including volunteers) and have excellent communication and partnership skills, along with a track record of team working.
This role requires the ability to fulfil all spoken aspects of the role with confidence and fluency in English.
Personal data we collect from you will be processed in accordance with the Applicant privacy notice.
For more information about Working for Devon please visit the Working for Devon webpages.