Jacobs Emergency Management Coordinator (Technical Specialist I) in Las Cruces, New Mexico

Emergency Management Coordinator (Technical Specialist I)


This is a NASA Test Evaluation and Support TeamContract (TEST2) position and may be assigned to Jacobs Technology or ateammate company.

Responsible for oversight and preparation ofEmergency preparedness and coordination for the White Sands Test Facility. Must have above average customer serviceskills as this position interacts regularly with individuals at alllevels. Will be required to write,review and coordinate various disaster and vulnerability plans. Will be responsible for chairing andoverseeing the efforts of the WSTF Emergency Preparedness Planning Board. Willbe responsible for reviewing, maintaining, and ensuring interoperability of thesite Emergency Preparedness Plan. Conducts exercises in conformance with State and Federal requirements,exercises to assess local response capabilities, and to assess WSTF responsecapabilities. Prepares reports,presentations, and other materials related to the Emergency Managementprogram. Provide input for WSTF MutualAid Agreements. Manage specific notification and accountability systems toinclude training of site personnel and dispatchers. Represents WSTF as a member of the CountyLocal Emergency Planning Committee. Performs other Emergency Mgt. duties as assigned.


2 years of college in the area ofEmergency Mgt., Public Administration, Fire Science, Business, or any otherrelated fieldis preferred.Must also possess twelve(12) years of experience in Emergency Mgt., Emergency Services, or any otherrelevant field, or any equivalent education/experience for a total of Fourteen(14) years.ICS 100, 200, 700, and 800is required.If not already inpossession, ICS 300 and 400 must be obtained within one year of date of hire.

Essential Functions

Physical Requirements

Position involves extended periods of sitting.Physical requirements are sitting, walking, standing, use of stairs, and accessto remote structures. Typically required to lift and hold up to 40 pounds. Positionis located on a hazardous testing facility; mustbe able to quickly evacuate buildings in the event of an emergency.

Work Environment

Desk/office work and test area work. As necessary, must beable to travel to other work areas, be aware of safety requirements for thoseareas, and work within those constraints (e.g. access procedures and proper PPE). Walking on uneven terrain including paved areas,gravel/rocks, and dirt/sand is required to access various locations on thefacility. Requiresmeetings with authors, customers, and upper management to discuss projectrequirements. All work must be completed in a safe manner in accordance with NASA andCompany safety standards.

Equipment and Machines

Computer workrequired. Use of printer/copiers, calculator, printer, fax, scanner, telephone,filing cabinets, and other standard office equipment is required.


Regular attendance and punctuality is required. This is an exempt position but there will betimes when training, classes, and drills will require participation during offduty hours.

Other Essential Functions

Knowledge of Microsoft programs such as Word, PowerPoint, Excel, andProject is critical. Must be able tocommunicate effectively with individuals at all levels of the organization.Must work well under pressure to meet deadline requirements. Dress must beappropriate for the position and not pose a safety risk or hazard to theemployee or others in accordance with NASA and Company policies. Must be a U.S Citizen. Must possess a valid state driver’s license.Must pass a Federal background investigation. Must be able to pass a physical examination as determined by the NASAWhite Sands Test Facility and the Company for the job classification. Must submit to pre-employment drug testing.Must maintain site access to NASA facilities and computer systems.

Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity Employer and employment selection decisions are based on merit, qualifications, and abilities. Jacobs does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of: race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by country, regional, or local law.

Primary Location United States-New Mexico-Las Cruces

Req ID: AS0002YT