Municipal Water District of Orange County Fountain Valley, CA, USA
Aug 29, 2019Full Time
Program Administration: Oversee and participate in the development and administration of the WEROC annual program budget. Present budget to funding agencies for review and approval. Prepare, attend and present memos, letters, agendas, articles, presentations, trainings and reports as needed for various elected boards, committees, outside agencies and management. Research, identify and secure grant funding opportunities to supplement program funds for emergency facility renovations, program enhancements and mutual aid resources. Emergency Operations Center (EOC): Oversee department staff and provide guidance in the maintenance of two Emergency Operations Centers and the WEROC office (as an alternate EOC); including but not limited to maintaining plans, resource lists, equipment & overall operational status. WEROC Plans and Training: Oversee the maintenance and update of the WEROC Operations Plan and all supporting response plans to be in compliance with local, state and federal requirements to accomplish program goals. Oversee recruitment of volunteer emergency staff and ensure all new staff are provided with ID cards, basic training and ensure staff involvement. Outreach: Attend meetings, conferences and workshops related to emergency management to learn new information and to develop working relationships with other emergency management specialists. Participate in and represent MWDOC, WEROC, and Member Agencies and contracting agencies on various county, state and national associations and organizations. Build the partnerships needed to support the exchange of information and materials in preparation for and during disaster response and recovery. Disaster Response: Support Member Agencies with the response and recovery process as the water sector liaison during an emergency by responding to pre-identified locations during an automatic activation or when requested. Be ready and available 24-7, unless prior arrangements have been made. Oversee and assist in the preparation of After-Action/Corrective Action reports, as needed. Work with the appropriate coordinating partners to enhance response systems for future disasters.