Coordinator - Emergency Management

Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center


Location:  US:PA:Hershey

Work Type:  Full Time

FTE:  1.0

Shift:  Days
Hours:  8:00a - 4:30p


Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center is searching for a Coordinator, Emergency Management for a newly created role!




This position is responsible for emergency management plans, training and exercises. Reviews plans, develops training programs to inform employees on the plans, and then conducts exercises to validate those plans. Recommends necessary updates to ensure plans are current, relevant, and readily implementable. Supports Director in executing business continuity programs across divisions.


As a critical member of the team, the coordinator will be responsible for responding to emergencies and developing and conducting essential training for team members including emergency preparedness exercises and drills.  The Coordinator, Emergency Management will serve as the designated point of contact in the absence of program leadership and will develop strong relationships with internal stakeholders and external resources to assure that our organization is well-prepared with up-to-date emergency preparedness plans.


Penn State Health offers exceptional benefits with no waiting period, multiple time off programs to ensure that our team members have access to strong life work balance, tuition reimbursement resources and the ability to make a direct and lasting impact in the lives of the people throughout our community!




Bachelor's degree required.


1 year of experience in an emergency management role required.




Certified Emergency Manager (CEM) preferred.



If chosen for this position, you may be required to pass a Post Offer Employment Physical Exam in accordance with the measurements listed in the Work Task Analysis (WTA) report.  This job description is a general outline of duties performed and is not to be misconstrued as encompassing all duties performed within the position.  All individuals (including current employees) selected for a position will undergo a background check appropriate for the position's responsibilities.


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Union: Non Bargained