Program Manager for Office of Security, Emergency Preparedness & Continuity

Senate - Legislative Branch

Work requires a Bachelor’s Degree in business administration, public administration, criminal justice, or a related field, and three to five years of experience in disaster relief response planning, emergency management/preparedness planning, law enforcement, security operations or program management; or any equivalent combination of education and experience that provides the following knowledge, skills, and abilities: Knowledge of principles, methods and practices of emergency management, security management, project management, including project budgeting, scheduling, staffing, risk management and requirements analysis. Knowledge of vulnerability assessment, threat analysis, and security assessment in the Legislative Branch. Knowledge of life safety practices, including fire and safety, emergency action planning, evacuation, relocation and shelter-in-place. Knowledge of emergency equipment to include breathing devices (e.g., escape hoods), communication devices, and emergency supplies. Knowledge of OSHA guidelines. Ability to develop effective working relationships with Senate staff, local, state, and federal law enforcement and security agencies. Ability to communicate effectively. Ability to conduct research and prepare clear and concise analyses, plans, procedures and reports.
This is professional work with responsibility for emergency preparedness, continuity of operations and security. Work includes developing, coordinating, maintaining and monitoring policies, guidelines and procedures in such areas as emergency preparedness, response and recovery, and security. Work is performed under the general direction of the Director.