Emergency Management Advisor - Hutt City

Posted on 03-Apr-2019  
Application Close Date: 21-Apr-2019
Job Details
Lower Hutt
Emergency Management/Civil Defence
Position Type:
Permanent - Full Time
Job Reference:
Note clipApplication Fact Sheet.pdf (PDF, 252KB)

EMA - Operational Readiness Hutt JD April 2019.pdf (PDF, 263KB)
Job Description

Are you passionate about people?

Are you an innovative and a lateral thinker who can work under pressure?

This is the rare job that allows you to make a real difference by increasing operational capability across our region.

The Emergency Management Advisor's role is to enhance the operational response mechanisms of the Wellington Region CDEM Group. It involves developing capability across people, infrastructure, systems, processes and plans; all designed to assist Hutt City Council to be ready and able to respond appropriately in an emergency.

We would love to hear from you if you have

  • Some experience in planning and coordination in an Emergency Management or a related environment;
  • A tertiary level qualification in Emergency Management or a related discipline (desirable);
  • Experience/understanding of the Coordinated Incident Management System (CIMS) and how it is used in multi-agency emergency response;
  • An understanding of CDEM legislation and relevant national/regional plans;
  • Some experience of managing diverse projects;
  • The ability to successfully build and maintain effective relationships with a diverse groups of stakeholders;
  • Experience of working in teams and building effective working relationships;
  • Strong facilitation and presentation skills;
  • Strong interpersonal/stakeholder management skills;
  • A positive approach, focused on solutions; and,
  • Capable of engaging effectively in the community.


How to apply

To apply for this position please view the job description and apply via the link below.

For further information please contact David Russell 021 758 919.

Applications close 21 April 2019