Emergency Planning Officer
Employer: Breckland District Council
- Reference: BDC/17/34713
- Published on: Thu 18/05/2017 12:00 PM
- Closing on: Wed 24/05/2017 17:04 PM
- Working Pattern: Full Time, Permanent
- Hours: 37 hours per week.
- Salary: £26,439 - £31,725 per annum
- DBS Check: No
- Location: Norfolk
Breckland District Council is a forward thinking local authority, based in Norfolk.
The council is looking for a professional, competent and enthusiastic person who is able to communicate well at all levels. An excellent benefits package is on offer including 22 days annual leave, flexible working and a pension scheme.
This post provides Emergency Planning and Business Continuity guidance, advice, resilience and support to the council in order to react and co-ordinate resources in times of emergency (this can be in or out of normal office hours). The successful candidate will support the council in all aspects of emergency planning and service disruptions.
Examples of situations that may require officer involvement include problems due to severe weather (snow, flooding, and damage due to high winds), electricity cuts, getting people to safety and finding emergency accommodation for them.
The post holder will work with all departments and Senior Managers to ensure that Business Continuity plans are robust as well as undertake regular reviews and commission training for staff.
Benefits: A basic 22 days annual leave per annum, rising to 27 days after five years. Flexible working; pension scheme; childcare voucher scheme.
Closing date: 24 May 2017 at 17:00.