AECOM Planner, Emergency Management in Anchorage, Alaska

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Position Title Planner, Emergency Management

United States of America - Alaska


Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a creative, highly talented Planner, Emergency Management for immediate employment for the Anchorage, AK office. AECOM is proud to provide our employees with exciting, challenging projects.

The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to, those listed below:

  • Preparation of environmental, planning, and engineering studies.

  • Apply understanding of planning to evaluate and mitigate impacts of development, and to learn new disciplines and skills.

  • This position will be involved in community, hazard mitigation, environmental, land use, and transportation planning, NEPA analysis and documentation.

  • Supports and leads Emergency Management planning efforts based on customer safety and critical infrastructure, and key assets under all hazards.

  • Leads preparedness planning, continuity of operations planning (COOP), continuity of business (COB) planning projects.

  • This position will interact as part of the project team and will have direct communications (written and in person) with clients.

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree in Environmental Sciences, Planning, or related field

  • 5+ years' experience successfully preparing NEPA, emergency, or hazard mitigation planning document

  • Previous experience related to emergency management, safety, hazard assessments, technical writing, situational analysis, and data management for mitigation planning knowledge of specific government agency requirements, including the National Response Framework, Incident Command System, and National Incident Management System.

  • Understanding of applicable environmental regulatory framework for Alaska and the Pacific Northwest, including applicable state and federal laws

  • Strong research and analytical abilities

  • Strong written and oral communication skills, including the editing, oversight or preparation of technical reports

  • Ability to work on several projects or issues simultaneously

Preferred Qualifications

  • Background working with federal and state government agencies

  • Familiarity with rural Alaska communities

  • Experience interacting with state and local regulatory agency representatives in Alaska and the Pacific Northwest

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

At AECOM, employee's safety and security are our top Safeguarding core value. All employees are expected to set the highest level of safety expectation in their work, display the highest level of safe behavior, and actively participate in AECOM's Safety For Life Program. SH&E is a part of our company culture and participation is required for all employees.

NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Planning

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 185955BR

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.