Director of Emergency Services Management

Harrisonburg, VA

James Madison University

The Director of Emergency Services serves the university by
managing health, safety, environmental, emergency and risk
management programs in collaboration with our partners and
stakeholders. The Director establishes policies and procedures,
provides training and education, conducts risk assessments,
facilities emergency management, implements preventative actions
and ensures continuous improvement of the health and safety
programs for the university’s students, faculty, staff and visitors.

This position provides leadership in supervision, performance
evaluation, coaching, guidance and encouragement to the
department, while ensuring a strong level of commitment to the
university and divisional mission.

Reporting to the Associate Vice President for Business Services,
the Director ensures that the university is prepared for any and
all types of emergency events. The Director also manages Risk
Management, Fire Safety, Hazardous Materials, Lab Safety,
Radiation and Insurance.

A Drivers License is required for this position and a Facility
Operating Engineer Third Class License is preferred.

To apply go to or visit and reference posting number F1543.

Pay Range: Commensurate with Experience.

Madison University is an equal opportunity employer committed to creating and supporting a diverse and inclusive work and educational community that is free of all forms of discrimination. This institution does not tolerate discrimination or harassment on the basis of age, color, disability, gender identity or expression, genetic information, national origin, parental status, political affi liation, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation or veteran status.


Posted: 02/16/2021