WVEMD is Hiring!


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Careers that make a difference

The West Virginia Emergency Management Division (WVEMD) seeks exceptional men and women to join our team and help the agency manage disaster preparedness, mitigation, response and recovery efforts throughout the state by coordinating with all responsible government agencies.

The division contains multiple branches that work seamlessly together to achieve WVEMD's overall mission. In addition to these branches and the Watch Center, which is staffed 24/7, the division operates the State’s Emergency Operations Center when the Governor orders an activation.

During activation, WVEMD coordinates resources and support as requested by local emergency management agencies who administer direct assistance to citizens.

All applicants must pass a criminal background screening.

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WVEMD is seeking candidates for the following positions:

All applicants must complete and submit a West Virginia Division of Personnel Application.

Send West Virginia Division of Personnel Application to:

Melanie Thomas

WV Emergency Management Division

2403 Fairlawn Avenue

Dunbar, WV 25064

Please include posting number on application.

Contact Information

Melanie Thomas, Manager of Employee Engagement