County Job Listing

The BLOUNT COUNTY COMMISSION is now accepting resumes for the position of:

EMA Deputy Director

Opening Date: January 18, 2018

Closing Date: January 25, 2018

Job Type: Full Time

Status: Non-exempt

Location: EMA Office

Hours: 40 hrs per week (May work some non-standard hrs)

General Summary: Under the direction of the EMA Director, the employee assists in planning and coordinating resources for Countywide emergency plans. Employee makes the public aware of emergency plans and assists in implementing plans when disaster occurs. Provides assistance and coordination during disasters or emergencies.

Requirements: Possess a two-year college degree in a related field from an accredited college or university, two years of professional experience in emergency response or related field; or any combination of education, training and experience that demonstrates the above listed knowledge, skills and abilities commensurate with the requirements of this job. Possess a current and valid driver’s license, ability to travel and be on call 24/7. Completion or the ability to complete FEMA training courses within a specified time, ability to obtain CLEM certification and ability to obtain advanced level Emergency Manager Certification and maintain certification through the Alabama Association of Emergency Managers (AAEM)

Please submit resumes or applications to the Blount County Commission office or e-mail to