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    Do you desire to protect American interests and secure our Nation while building a meaningful and rewarding career? If so, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) is calling. DHS components work collectively to prevent terrorism, secure borders, enforce and administer immigration laws, safeguard cyberspace and ensure resilience to disasters. The vitality and magnitude of this mission is achieved by a diverse workforce spanning hundreds of occupations. Make an impact; join DHS.

    “We Train Those Who Protect Our Homeland.” The Federal Law Enforcement Training Centers (FLETC) is a unique inter-agency organization that prepares the next generation of law enforcement officers to meet the Nation's most pressing security challenges. To learn more about the FLETC’s vital Homeland Security Mission, please click here.

    Would you like to create something new? Then the FLETC is calling. The Office of Emergency Management and Continuity (EMC) is a brand-new office responsible for mitigating the risk of disruption caused by unexpected incidents to our organization. As the Chief of EMC, you would report directly to the Deputy Assistant Director of the Mission and Readiness Support Directorate, and possess an unparalleled opportunity to establish the policies and procedures to ensure the continuity of our component's mission. Our Homeland never sleeps, neither do we who train its protectors. Make an impact; apply today.

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    Responsibilities

    • Oversee and manage the day-to-day operations of the FLETC’s continuity program.
    • Serve as the coordinator for DHS Management’s Devolved Emergency Relocation Group (DERG).
    • Develop, implement, and conduct day-to-day maintenance of the FLETC’s Emergency Management Program.
    • Coordinate with senior level points of contact at DHS Headquarters and other Departmental Components during annual EMC exercises.
    • Measure and analyze the performance of FLETC’s Emergency Management and Continuity (EMC) programs.
    • Provide advice and guidance to FLETC’s senior staff.
    • Serve as the principal point of contact for addressing inquiries from the General Accountability Office, Office of Inspectors General, and other such offices relating to aspects of the FLETC’s (EMC) programs.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - Travel to FLETC field sites may be required for national and component-level Emergency Management and Continuity of Operations Exercises.

    Supervisory status

    Yes

    Promotion Potential

    14

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This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/457458100. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.