Emergency Planning and Resilience Advisor
Posted on Aug 12, 2019 by South West Water
South West Water provides reliable, efficient and high quality drinking water and waste water services throughout Cornwall, Devon, and parts of Somerset and Dorset. We believe that by investing in the future of our region, we are not only improving the quality of life for today's residents and visitors but are also taking responsibility for future generations. Our aim is to continually drive up standards, particularly in the areas that matter most to our customers and be amongst the best in the water industry.
An exciting opportunity has arisen to join one of the South West's leading employers as an Emergency Planning and Resilience Advisor. This role will be based in Exeter with a national remit; therefore, a willingness to travel is essential.
[b]The Role: [/b]
Joining our Health, Safety, Security and Assurance (HSSA) function, you'll work as part of the Security & Resilience team and be responsible for delivering emergency planning, resilience and security solutions that meet the business needs and future plans. You'll implement and assure resilience and continuity systems, liaising closely with the business to ensure consistency of approach and application.
Working closely with the operational teams; you'll drive emergency planning and resilience performance improvement through behavioural change and active promotion of workforce engagement. The Emergency Planning and Resilience Advisor will provide practical advice, guidance and support on all aspects of emergency planning in addition to assisting with the development and implementation of effective systems.
[b]The Ideal Emergency Planning and Resilience Advisor:[/b]
*Extensive experience working for Local Authority, Government, Emergency Services or the private sector in a similar role*Experience of Implementing policy and procedure into a business*Relevant Emergency Planning / Disaster Response / Resilience qualification*Proven track record of developing and delivering incident management training and exercises*Business Continuity qualification*Excellent knowledge of Emergency Planning and Preparedness*Experience of working with regulators / governmental agencies*Full driving licence is essential
[b]Rewards & Benefits:[/b]
In return for your commitment as our Emergency Planning and Resilience Advisor, we can offer a salary [b]30,000 - 33,000 per annum depending on skills and experience[/b]. We also offer a range of excellent benefits, working within a team-orientated and collaborative environment, for a company that strives to be environmentally, socially and economically sustainable.
[b]If you have the skills and experience to join our team as our Emergency Planning and Resilience Advisor, click [/b][b]apply today.[/b]
No terminology in this advert is intended to be deemed discriminatory. We are happy to accept applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their age, gender, race, religion, disability, sexual orientation or marital status.