Principal Resilience Officer

Telford, Shropshire
£37,568 - £40,578
19 May 2022
01 Jun 2022
Job role
Contract Type
Full time

Hybrid working
Telford & Wrekin Council is seeking to recruit an experienced officer to join the Resilience Unit which comprises of Emergency Planning, Business Continuity Planning and Events Safety Advisory Group Secretariat.

Reporting to the Service Delivery Manager Health Protection, you will be committed to seeking continuous improvement through the development and validation of plans in preparation for major incidents and emergencies resulting in service disruption within the council and community. You will also be a champion for running events in the borough safely.
Working with Service Managers and professional partners you will actively support the integration of civil protection arrangements in the Borough.
The successful candidate will have some proven experience in playing an active role in incidents where there has been disruptive challenge. You will have excellent organisational and communication skills and experience in incident response. An enthusiastic and flexible approach to work is essential.

Educated to degree level you will have a high level of IT literacy and be able to communicate effectively at all levels. An important part of the role will be participation in the council’s 24hr duty rota for which an allowance is paid.
See Job description and person specification
See Job description and person specification
Casual car user allowance

For an informal chat about the role please email Nicky Minshall at or call on 01952 382320

More information on what Telford & Wrekin Council offer you can be found here

0497 Principal Resilience Officer.docx

To apply please click the Apply Now link below.