Director, Crisis Response Centre

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Author pmnationtalk
Date January 9, 2019
Deadline Open
Type Full Time
Company First Nations Health Authority
Location West Vancouver, BC
Category Business / Management
Client First Nations Health Authority
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Director, Crisis Response Centre

West Vancouver, BC

If you have a strategic mind and strong leadership skills to deal with crisis this position may be for you! The position of Director of the Crisis Response Centre provides strategic consultative expertise and leadership to the development, implementation and ongoing delivery and management of a province wide FNHA Crisis Response Centre. The position works within the FNHA framework for crisis response and emergency management and in strong collaborative partnerships with federal and provincial emergency agencies, FNHA leadership, Regional Executive Directors/regional teams, and First Nations Communities and other stakeholders.

Education & Experience

  • A University Degree with specialization in Public Health, Health Sciences or other relevant health field or an acceptable combination of education, training and professional experience
  • 5 to 10 years of recent and significant experience in crisis response/emergency management and/or responding to health related emergencies
  • Recent and significant experience working within inter-governmental relationships and responsibilities, particularly as relevant to crisis response/emergency planning
  • Experience, training or qualifications in health emergency management or emergency management
  • Experience in providing advice and recommendations to senior management on health crisis and emergency preparedness and response issues
  • Experience working with First Nations communities and/or organizations


Joining our family means joining an organization that supports personal growth, in-house training, a paid volunteer day and a unique full-day orientation program.

Leading with culture, all FNHA employees complete San’yas Indigenous Cultural Safety Training. We support our family to be leaders in wellness and all staff members develop a yearly wellness plan as part of their performance partnership and goal-setting.

FNHA offers competitive salary, pension, extended health benefits and employee supports for mental wellness including an EAP and cultural supports.


January 21, 2019 at 4:00pm

Submit your Cover Letter & Resume as one document.

Apply On-Line:

or Confidential Fax: (604) 913-6135

Please include “Self-Identified”, if you are voluntarily identifying yourself as First Nations or Aboriginal.

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