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East Orange Office of Emergency Management
402 Springdale Ave
East Orange, NJ
DescriptionYou will work with the Emergency Management Coordinator and assist with both field and office work. You will be involved in various areas of Emergency Management including preparedness, response and recovery. Other duties include community relations and public education programs, disaster respnse, grant writing and office duties.
ResponsibilitiesAssist in gathering/disseminating community relations information and aid in making community residents aware of existing programs available to them concerning disaster preparedness housing, urban renewal, education, welfare, unemployment, and crime prevention, etc.
Meets with people effected by disaster to help determine their home financial and social condition which might qualify them for assistance with various agencies/programs.
Makes appropriate referrals where possible for these services.
Attends community meetings and helps organize community residents to work together to deal with specific community projects.
Refers information to appropriate agencies regarding needs for new/altered programs for community residents.
Conducts surveys, gathers data/information, and projects anticipated problems concerning activities and changes in the neighborhood.
Maintains records and files.
Requirements- Valid drivers license
- Good communications skills
- Computer literate and familuar with Microsoft Office Suite