Joining the Manitoba Association of Municipal Emergency Coordinators is an important step for the Emergency Coordinator looking to grow in their position. Membership offers many benefits, and growing our organization is fundamental in making the role of the Municipal Emergency Coordinator better recognized.

To be a part of this mission, fill out the form on the last page of
this document and send it in to [email protected] with a registration fee of $300

Career Opportunities

The Rural Municipality of Woodlands is seeking a Municipal Emergency Coordinator to provide
emergency management services.
The Municipal Emergency Coordinator will be responsible for:

  • Preparation, maintenance, and testing of the regional Emergency Plan
  • Coordinating the response to emergencies in the region
  • Attracting, managing, training and motivating volunteers
    The job will require a time commitment during normal times of an average of between 1 and 4 hours
    per week. During emergencies the Municipal Emergency Coordinator must be available for full
    workdays, including overtime, for as long as is required.
    The Municipal Emergency Coordinator will hold a contract position reporting to the Chief Administrative
    Officer. There will be an initial probationary period of six months, following the successful completion of
    which a contract may be offered.
    The successful applicant must have good knowledge of the Manitoba community emergency
    preparedness program. He or she must have a demonstrated ability to manage volunteers; to provide
    training to volunteers, staff and members of council; to maintain the emergency plan; and to coordinate
    emergency response within the community. Training in emergency response management is an asset. A
    basic level of ability with Microsoft Office is essential. A valid driver’s license and access to a vehicle is
    Please include 3 references with your resume including contact information and relevance.
    Resumes, references, and salary expectations addressed to the undersigned will be received by mail, fax,
    email or in person until May 15, 2023.
    We thank all applicants for their interest in this position. We will contact only those selected for an
    Kaitlyn Griffith
    Chief Administrative Officer
    Rural Municipality of Woodlands