The Emergency Manager, a newly established position, necessitates an understanding and the ability to embrace the breadth and complexity of the emergency management needs of a full-service city that serves a diverse population of over 320,000 people. The ideal candidate brings a balance of practical emergency management experience, teaching/coaching experience, and leadership vision. The Emergency Manager will be a good collaborator, a strong writer, and can communicate well across various platforms.
Specifically, the City of Stockton seeks a seasoned professional to maintain the City’s Emergency Operations Center in a state of readiness, maintain the City’s Emergency Operations Plans, and develop emergency preparedness training, exercises, and drills.
The incumbent will work a City of Stockton 9/80 schedule. A typical schedule is Monday-Thursday7:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday, 7:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Fridays, with every other Friday off.