EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS COORDINATOR

Saratoga County

Posted 7/20/2022

Job Type: Full-time

Responsibilities

Distinguishing Features of this opportunity are…
Under the general supervision of the Commissioner of Health, or designated administrative staff member,
incumbent in this positon directs and coordinates efforts towards planning, preparing and completing projects
relative to public health emergencies. Work involves responsibility for providing public health preparedness
collaborative leadership and training of staff and community partners related to infectious disease outbreaks and
other public health emergencies; working as a skillful team player to enhance cooperative relationships among
all emergency preparedness planning and responder groups is required; Assessing training and community need,
planning and coordinating training is also required. May provide supervision to subordinate staff. Does related
work as required.

Minimum Qualification

Minimum Qualifications for this position are…
A) Graduation from a regionally accredited or New York State registered college or university with a Master’s Degree in Public Health, Health or Public Administration, Human Services or closely related field; OR
B) Graduation from a regionally accredited or New York State registered college or university with a Bachelor’s Degree in Public Health, Health or Public Administration, Human Services or closely related field and (2) two years of experience in one of the following fields: Epidemiology, Emergency Preparedness & Planning, Public Health, Infection control and Communicable Disease experience is strongly recommended;


Special Requirement: Possession of a valid NYS Appropriate Driver’s License at time, and for duration, of appointment.

Salary: $66,696

To Apply

Interested candidates may submit their application and resume by mail or in person as follows:
ATTN: Personnel Officer Civil Service Division

Saratoga County Human Resources Department

40 McMaster Street

Ballston Spa, New York 12020

Applications will continue to be accepted until the vacancy has been filled

Applications are available in the Human Resources Office or on our website, www.saratogacountyny.gov.
Resume MAY NOT be substituted for Application. As a municipality, an application is required. No Fax Submissions
.
**This position will be filled on a “provisional” basis, pending the results of a civil service exam to be scheduled at a later date.**