SVDN – Emergency Preparedness Coordinator (Term Position) (2022.03.15)

The Emergency Preparedness Coordinator will work with the Sioux Valley Dakota Nation (SVDN) Leadership team as well as with the Emergency Response Expert. The mandate is to develop and maintain an SVDN Flood Preparedness Response plan for the upcoming spring waters and develop future emergency recovery responses in the Community of SVDN.

• Develop, promote, maintain, and manage an approved SVDN Emergency Plan in
conjunction with working with other communities
• Develop and coordinate the SVDN Emergency Management Advisory Committee,
through which advice is provided to the SVDN Leadership team respecting emergency
management issues and the area’s state of Emergency Preparedness
• GIS Mapping will be required
• Liaise with SVDN Leadership team, Emergency Response Expert, as well as other
agencies as required
• Conduct emergency management related hazard assessments and risk analysis
• Increase public awareness through education for emergency preparedness
• Facilitate, design and conduct emergency exercises
• Coordinate and identify emergency response training for the members in the
• Valid Class 5 Driver’s License
• Grade 12 Diploma, Mature Grade 12 Diploma, or GED equivalency
• Post Secondary Education in Emergency Management, or an equivalent combination
of relevant education and experience will be given consideration
• Experience in Law Enforcement and Military with specific experience in emergency
management and planning will also be considered
• Familiar and/or experienced with GIS Mapping
• Proven experience as assistant manager or manager required
• Familiar with financial and customer service principles
• Excellent math skills with the ability to create and analyze reports, work with Excel
spreadsheets and is familiar with sales statistics
• Proficient in Microsoft Office
• Experience in Emergency Management
APPLICATION DEADLINE: Tuesday, March 15th, 2022, at 4:00 p.m.

Submit cover letter indicating competition number and resume to:
Human Resources Department
Sioux Valley Dakota Nation
P.O. Box 38
Griswold MB R0M 0S0
Ph.: 204-855-2760 Fax: 204-855-2131
We thank all who apply but only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
For the job description, please e-mail to request a copy.