As a Sr. Emergency Manager with DFW International Airport, you will be a part of an elite team of emergency management professionals tasked with overseeing a safe and secure environment for more than 65 million travelers a year. You’ll have the opportunity to work closely with multiple Airport teams, local, state, and national agencies to facilitate the coordination of proper emergency management and disaster operations at DFW International Airport.
What you will be doing:
Oversees and enables communication, collaboration and coordination during activations of the Emergency Operations Center and process to effectively respond to and recover from operational disruptions of all sizes.
Plans, develops, and delivers emergency management training, drills, and exercises for the enhanced integration of all departments and disciplines of the DFW Airport enterprise.
Supports and facilitates the ongoing development of and training for the use of Emergency Management and Airport Operations technology that is to be utilized daily and during irregular operations ie WebEOC® and Everbridge®.
Facilitates the development, preparation, and maintenance of the Airport Emergency Operations Plan, Continuity of Operations Plan, and other applicable plans.
Supports the operational planning, training, and exercise needs of airport customers such as cargo and passenger airlines.
Conducts outreach to surrounding community agencies, businesses, and government agencies to ensure engagement in planning and preparedness continuity.
Assists as necessary any other duties assigned.
What you need:
Bachelor’s degree in Emergency Management or a related field.
Four (4) years related experience and/or training with special emphasis on EOC operations management and EOC position specific development, and emergency training, drills, and exercises.
Two (2) years of leadership experience in an Emergency Operations Center during activations.
Must have led the planning and facilitation of at least two (2) successful full scale exercises, serving during facilitation as either the Chief Controller or the Exercise Director.
Must have certificate of completion from the Department of Homeland Security (FEMA) for National Incident Management System (NIMS) training, including IS100, IS200, IS 300, IS 400, 700, and IS 800B.
Any equivalent combination of education and/or experience may be substituted for the above for consideration.
Possession of a valid Class C driver’s license
What we desire:
Knowledge of relevant equipment, policies, procedures, and strategies to promote effective local, state, and national emergency management operations for the protection of people, data, property, and institutions.
Knowledge of principles and methods for curriculum and training design, teaching and instruction for diverse individuals and groups.
Ability to effectively lead diverse groups during times of emergencies of all sizes and scope.
Ability to effectively communicate information and ideas in writing and verbally before a diverse audience.
Ability to identify complex problems and review related information to develop and evaluate options and implement solutions.
Ability to work in and make a team environment stronger and more cohesive.
Skilled in the administration and use of incident management software.
Ability to serve on call 24/7 for 1 to 2 weeks per month.
Certification as a Certified Emergency Manager (CEM).
Certification as a Master Exercise Practitioner (MEP).
Must obtain a Security Identification Display Area (SIDA) Airport Identification/Access Badge (badge) in accordance with Department of Homeland Security Transportation Security Administration (TSA) requirements in Chapter 49 of the Code of Federal Regulations Part 1500 et al., and DFW Airport’s Airport Security Program within thirty (30) days from date of employment and maintain qualification for a SIDA badge upon each badge renewal.
This is a designated safety sensitive position as defined in DFW Airport’s Drug and Alcohol Administrative Policy and Procedure. Applicants selected for this position will be required to pass a drug test prior to employment and to submit to drug screening on a random basis during the length of their employment in the safety sensitive position.
Internal Number: 1004823
About Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport
Dallas Fort Worth International (DFW) Airport warmly welcomes more than 64 million customers along their journey every year, elevating DFW to a status as one of the most frequently visited superhub airports in the world. DFW Airport customers can choose among 153 domestic and 56 international nonstop destinations worldwide. DFW is elevating the customer experience with modernized facilities and updated amenities, as well as through a $2.7 billion Terminal Renewal and Improvement Program to renovate its four original terminal buildings. Centered between its owner cities of Dallas and Fort Worth, Texas, DFW Airport also serves as a major economic generator for the North Texas region, producing over $37 billion in economic impact each year by connecting people through business and leisure travel. For more information, visit the DFW website, download the new DFW App for iOS and Android devices, or follow DFW on social media. Web - DFWAirport.com Mobile App - DFWAirport.com/mobileapp Facebook - Facebook.com/DFWAirport Twitter - Twitter.com/DFWAirport