Applying To: Health Services Manager I (Emergency Response Planner)
- Minimum: $64,844.00
- Maximum: $101,634.00
Nature of Work
Incumbents in this position are responsible for planning, organizing and managing the Emergency Response program for the Department of Health's Bureau of Environmental Health Services. Duties include: assessing emergency preparedness and severe weather needs; developing and implementing policies, operational plans and trainings; supervising staff; overseeing grants and contracts; consulting and communicating with community partners; and serving as an on-call manager for the Health Department.
For an additional description of this position, please refer to the classification specification for Health Services Manager I
A Bachelor’s degree in Emergency Management; Crisis and Disaster Management; Public Health or a related field; plus four years of professional public health experience that includes at least one year of emergency preparedness research and planning experience. OR an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.
Certification: Must be able to obtain certification in National Incident Management System (NIMS 100, 200, 300, 400, 700, 800, 808) as a condition of successfully completing working test period.
License: Must possess and maintain a valid Missouri driver's license while employed by the City of St. Louis. Must possess a valid driver's license at the time of filing application and be able to present it upon request. Please note type of license, number, class and expiration date on the Employment Application.
Documentation of academic credentials must be submitted upon request.
DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS: Previous supervisory/managerial experience working in emergency preparedness that includes program planning and development, contract monitoring, grant writing and building community partnerships.
When completing the Employment History and the Educational/Training History sections of the Employment Application, please be as thorough as possible when describing your education, training and experience relating to this position. Your employment experience and training will be used to determine whether you meet the entrance requirements for this position and to compute your experience and training evaluation. Applicants will only receive credit for their experience, training and education as shown on the application. Resumes will not be accepted as a substitute to a fully completed application. When completing the Employment History section of the application, include reasons for changes in employers and explain any gaps in employment. Incomplete and/or carelessly completed applications will not be considered.
VETERAN'S PREFERENCE POINTS: To be eligible for veteran's preference points, the applicant must submit a copy of their DD 214 Certificate of Release or Discharge from Active Duty with the Employment Application or upon request. The Director of Personnel may, in their discretion, accept alternate documentation.
CITY RESIDENTS PREFERENCE POINTS: City residents who pass an examination for a position in the classified service and do not receive any other preference will receive a five (5) point preference on a scale of 100 points on the exam. An additional one (1) point shall be added to the passing score of City residents who receive any other preference on a scale of 100 points. City residents must have resided in the City for at least one (1) year at the time of filing their application to be eligible for the preference points.
LAST DATE FOR FILING APPLICATION: Applications will be accepted until a sufficient number have been received to fill the current vacancies. Please submit application as soon as possible.
Examination Components and Their Weights
- Experience and Training: 100%
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