Job ID: 34738
Department: Office of Emergency Management
Location: Port Authority Technical Cntr
The Manager, Exercise and Response Development (the Manager) will report to the General Manager, Emergency Management. The Manager will ensure that all Port Authority staff who are designated to respond to incidents / events as a result of emergency situations are thoroughly trained in their roles and responsibilities. The Manager will develop an agency wide and strategic training and exercise program consistent and emphasizing Incident Command System (ICS) and where applicable the National Incident Management System (NIMS). The Manager will develop an ongoing evaluation of the objectives of all training and exercises based on the OEM Risk Assessment. The Manager will coordinate with state, local non-profit and federal response entities to develop an exercise program that addresses the preparedness and response objectives of the facilities and OEM. The Manager will, also, provide training and exercise opportunities to facilities to further enhance the employment of ICS. The Manager will, additionally, keep informed of surfacing and widening threats and risks to the Port Authority and develop the necessary consequence training and exercises for these emerging threats and risks.
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Compensation & Benefits
The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey offers a competitive salary, an outstanding benefits package and a professional environment that supports development and recognizes achievement.
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About The Port Authority
Founded in 1921, the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey builds, operates, and maintains many of the most important transportation and trade infrastructure assets in the country. The agency's network of aviation, ground, rail, and seaport facilities is among the busiest in the country, supports more than 550,000 regional jobs, and generates more than $23 billion in annual wages and $80 billion in annual economic activity. The Port Authority also owns and manages the 16-acre World Trade Center site, where the 1,776-foot-tall One World Trade Center is now the tallest skyscraper in the Western Hemisphere.
EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
The Port Authority of New York & New Jersey/Port Authority Trans-Hudson (PATH) is an Equal Opportunity Employer.