City of Darwin

Manager Emergency Planning & Security

Posted: 04 Aug
Closes: 16 Aug


Our vision for the City of Darwin is ‘Darwin 2030 - City for People. City of Colour. We will achieve this vision by working with the community and partners, providing leadership and delivering services that create opportunities to enhance the economic, cultural and environmental sustainability of Darwin.

An opportunity has arisen for a dynamic, experienced and suitability qualified individual to join City of Darwin in the role of Manager Emergency Planning & Security.

You will be required to work across the organisation to enhance City of Darwin's ability to maintain operations and support our community during and after any disruptive event. You will be project focussed where success will be measured through the enhancement of external awareness, planning, preparation, documenting and capacity building within the organisation so that City of Darwin is able to maintain operations and support our community during any disruptive event. It is also expected that you will play a leadership role in responding to any event that occurs.

As a subject matter expert you will be required to provide informed and sound advice to a range of stakeholders and liaise effectively with both internal and external customers. You will be required to share knowledge and support internal key stakeholders with the facilitation of training in Emergency Management.

To be considered for the role you will have:

  • Bachelor of Emergency Management or equivalent Tertiary qualifications in a related field
  • At least 5 years relevant experience in Emergency Management or a related field.
  • Experience in developing and implementing strategic and operational policies, procedures and organisational frameworks.
  • Other position pre-requisites

For further details on the position, please refer to the position description or contact our A/ General Manager Corporate Services, Chris Kelly on 08 8930 0537.

Why City of Darwin?

At City of Darwin, we're passionate about building and sustaining a high-performance culture that motivates our people to deliver exceptional results. You will align with and flourish in a fast-paced environment that focuses on strategic outcomes and embraces collaboration and innovation.

In return, we offer a competitive remuneration package which is negotiable depending on skills, knowledge and experience; as well as generous leave entitlements and a supportive working environment.

The City of Darwin is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment

As part of City of Darwin's recruitment process, applicants may be required to undergo pre-employment assessments, such as a Medical Assessment, National Police Check and Psychometric Assessment.