Emergency Management Coordinator
Northern Illinois University
Human Resources Services
1515 W. Lincoln Highway
DeKalb, IL 60115
Population: approx 26,462 students
Sworn Officers: 55
Application Deadline: 9/16/16
The Emergency Management Coordinator is responsible for the preparation,
development, and training of plans for the mitigation, response, and recovery of
the Northern Illinois University Department of Police & Public Safety in the
event of University wide emergencies, disasters, or other critical incidents.
The incumbent ensures University compliance with federal, state, local rules and
regulations and plan development recommendations. The Emergency management
Coordinator works collaboratively with federal, state, county and local
government agencies to establish and maintain critical incident prevention,
response and recovery strategies.
$2,006.00/semi-monthly plus benefits
NOTE: Part-time employment is calculated to a full-time equivalent.
The preferred candidate will have a Masterís Degree, Juris Doctorate or a post
graduate degree as well as knowledge of relevant public safety and security
equipment, policies, procedures, and strategies and knowledge of laws, legal
codes, court procedures, precedents, government regulations, executive orders,
agency rules and the democratic political process. Please note: Additional
points are awarded on the examination for current certifications (i.e. IPDS,
IPEM, FEMA, IAEM). Copies must be provided along with your application
materials in order to receive credit on the examination.
Applications containing employment information from your first job through your current position, a detailed resume (that includes your e-mail address), a copy of our valid State of IL driverís license, NIMS certification, copies of any applicable certifications as noted in the Preferred Skills section above, a copy of your college/university transcripts, and/or DD214 if applicable, must be received in Human Resource Services by 4:30 p.m. on 9/16/16. Incomplete applications will not be considered.
If you have previously submitted a Civil Service application and wish to apply for this position, please phone 815-753-6000, otherwise, completed applications and supporting documents should be mailed or delivered to Human Resource Services at 1515 W. Lincoln Highway, DeKalb, IL 60115 or faxed to 815-753-2335. Please note that for security purposes, applications, Civil Service Request to Test forms and supporting documents that are e-mailed are not accepted at this time.
NOTE: The Civil Service examination for this classification is based on your
application materials. You will receive a score that is calculated based on
your experience and certifications. Your name will be placed on the active
employment register by exam score. After the application deadline, the names of
the top three scores will be referred to the department for interviewing.
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