MCDEM and CDEM sector vacancies

MCDEM vacancies

There are no current MCDEM vacancies.

CDEM sector vacancies

Emergency Management Advisor, Community Resilience

Do you love to engage with people?  Do you have a passion for developing stronger communities?

If so, then this is your chance to join an exciting and growing team working as an Emergency Management Advisor within the Community Resilience team at Emergency Management Bay of Plenty. 

The key focus of this role is to work with various community groups to help them become more resilient before, during and after an emergency. You will achieve this by influencing programmes of work that provide public education; strengthen community resilience; social media capability, and engagement with volunteers.  Our priority is to work with communities to enhance their ability to cope with emergency events.

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Applications close, Sunday 25 March 2018 and will be accepted online only.


Geohazard Operations Centre Manager - GNS Science, Lower Hutt

  • New 24/7 geohazard monitoring centre
  • Opportunity to set up and lead
  • Real time earthquake, tsunami, volcano and landslide information

This is a unique opportunity to set up and lead a 24/7 Geohazard Operations Centre to enhance the monitoring of New Zealand's earthquake, volcano, landslide and tsunami activity. GNS Science is a key part of New Zealand's emergency management, public safety and earth sciences landscape. In this role, you will be involved in recruiting a new team and setting up the environment for the Centre.

If you have experience in 24/7 operations, facilitating change, leading, motivating and developing people in a shift work environment, we are keen to hear from you. Ideally you will also have knowledge of and interest in earth sciences.

Applications close 5 March 2018

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