Health - Citizens Square - Emergency Preparedness Coordinator & Inventory Specialist

Health - Vector Control - Vector Control, 2242 Carroll Road, Fort Wayne, Indiana, United States of America Req #64
Monday, April 22, 2024
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Role: Emergency Preparedness Coordinator & Inventory Specialist:  $26.99 - $29.19

This job has a high-focus on emergency preparedness within a public health context. The individual in this role would be responsible for developing and maintaining plans for various public health emergencies, establishing relationships with external agencies, evaluating plan effectiveness, ensuring regulatory compliance, and coordinating training programs.


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Key Responsibilities:

  • Perform in-depth risk assessments to identify potential vulnerabilities.
  • Organize and facilitate extensive training programs for both staff and external organizations.
  • Supervise the effective management of emergency supplies and inventory.
  • Engage actively in hands-on emergency response activities. 



  • Associate's degree in a relevant field (or equivalent practical experience); Bachelor's degree preferred.
  • Extensive knowledge of emergency planning, response, and recovery principles.
  • Familiarity with applicable regulations, guidelines, and standards related to emergency preparedness.


Employment Details: 

  • Full-time: Non-Exempt position


Work Schedule: 

  • 8:00 am – 4:30 pm, Mon-Fri, 37.5 hrs/week
  • schedule may vary, including on-call or emergency work outside regular hours


Comprehensive Benefits Package:

  • Medical, dental, and vision coverage available from the first day of employment
  • Longevity pay increases at 6 months, 1, 3, 5, 10, 15, and 20 years
  • Retirement plan with up to 5% matching


Paid Time Off:

  • Generous paid time off and holidays
  • Paid time off received after 30, 60, and 180 days 


Wellness Benefits:

  • Gym membership and wellness reimbursements available through the insurance plan
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer (EEO). Accordingly, all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, age, disability or medical condition, national origin, and veteran status, and all other categories protected by federal, state, and local anti-discrimination laws. Reasonable accommodations for persons with a known disabling condition will be considered in accordance with State and Federal Law.

Other details

  • Job Function Health
  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Min Hiring Rate $26.99
  • Required Education Associate Degree
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  • Health - Vector Control - Vector Control, 2242 Carroll Road, Fort Wayne, Indiana, United States of America