The Mayor's Office of Emergency Management (OEM) coordinates the City's homeland security and emergency management programs. OEM's Mission is to enhance the City of Boston and Metro-Boston Homeland Security Region's capacity to prevent, protect against, respond to, and recover from major emergencies. Working in close partnership with Boston's public safety and public health agencies, OEM plans and prepares for emergencies, educates the public about preparedness, conducts training exercises and drills, and performs other services to support the City and Region’s overall preparedness. OEM follows an all-hazards approach, preparing for emergencies of different types - whether they be natural or man-made.
The GIS/Situation Unit Analyst is assigned to develop and maintain situational awareness tools and systems that support OEM’s emergency preparedness, response and recovery efforts. Establishing a common operating picture and situational awareness is an essential component of any emergency management program, and this position will be tasked with leading these efforts for OEM and with our regional partners. The GIS/Situation Unit Analyst will maintain and enhance current planning and operational tools, while also seeking to advance OEM and City of Boston situational awareness capabilities.
Duties include but not limited to:
Boston Residency Required
Hours per week: 35