Archive for September, 2013

In the interest of providing responsible redundancy of our public services, Nockamixon Emergency Management is seeking candidates for a backup volunteer to handle communications and weather information during activations.

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Candidates must be at least 18 years of age and willing to join as an on-call member of the EMA organization.

Skills required:

  • Strong computer skills on either Windows or Mac platform
  • Knowledge of Facebook and Twitter social media platforms
  • Familiarity with WordPress CMS and ability to update WordPress blog and pages
  • Good interpersonal and communications skills
  • Ability to follow established protocols and chain of command in sometimes stressful situations
  • Strong inclination to teamwork with internal and external emergency workers
  • No felonies in background

Willing to train an individual who has basic computer skills and a can-do learning attitude.

Service commitment required:

  • Monthly meeting for about two hours on the second Wednesday of the month
  • Occasional training updates – provided online or in person on local/regional basis
  • As much time as you can spare during emergency activations

Compensation: Your community’s undying gratitude for your service and dedication.

Contact: Interested parties please send an email letter of interest to: