CITY OF LOVELAND, COLORADO
Loveland, CO, USA
The Overnight Shelter Program Coordinator will assist guests who are experiencing homelessness and are often times struggling with substance abuse, trauma, physical or mental health. The Coordinator will work with the Shelter Manager, Lead Coordinator, shelter staff, Community Partnership Administrator, and other service providers, the Shelter Coordinator will assist with overnight shelter services and provide guidance. This position involves 3 on-site over night 13 hour shifts. Hours may change as needed. The assigned tasks in this job description are based on current information and are subject to modification as needed. The salary range for this position is $20.18- $27.25 per hour with a hiring range of $20.18 - $23.72 , depending on qualifications and experience. Position will remain open until filled. The ideal candidate will: Ensure a safe and supportive environment: As the Overnight Shelter Program Coordinator, you will be the key person responsible for maintaining a secure and caring atmosphere within the shelter during overnight shifts. Without an onsite manager, you must be capable of handling emergency situations and making critical decisions, independently in some circumstances. Have high integrity and empathy: We value individuals with a strong sense of integrity and empathy. As an Overnight Shelter Program Coordinator, you will interact with individuals from diverse backgrounds, each facing unique challenges. Demonstrating empathy and understanding, without judgment is essential to building trust and rapport with our guests. Be self-Motivated and proactive: The role requires self-motivation and the ability to work independently during downtime. While ensuring the safety of guests is a priority, there may be periods of relative calm where staff are encouraged to utilize their downtime constructively, whether it's studying, reading, or engaging in personal development. Understand the value of experience and lived experience: We strongly believe in the power of lived experience. Applicants who have direct experience with homelessness or related challenges will be highly valued. Your personal experience can provide unique insights and an empathetic perspective that may positively impact our guests. Have emotional resilience: The job entails both highs and lows, and our ideal candidate should possess emotional resilience to cope with the challenges of the role. You will witness moments of triumph and heartache alike, and your ability to remain composed and supportive will be vital. To learn more about our exceptional Loveland community, and the benefit of working for the City, please view our video Working at Loveland. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: Deliver onsite operations of the shelter program and/or alternate temporary accommodations. This includes access to basic services of showers, restrooms, laundry, lockers, mail, computers. Provide services consistent with our values, ensuring clients are treated with respect and dignity. Assure the completion of proper daily opening and closing procedures. Maintain a safe, controlled environment. Oversee execution of all COVID19 protocols, including guidance and support to shelter volunteers, as needed. Work with Shelter Manager and onsite security team, to observe and respond to member behaviors accordingly. Respond to emergencies and coordinate crisis intervention as needed. Create Risk incident reports. Track and document negative behaviors using shelters actions and consequences matrix. Enter data into the Homeless Management Information System (HMIS). Liaise with safety/security personnel on site to ensure all policies and procedures are followed. OTHER JOB FUNCTIONS: Provide input to Community Partnership Office and Shelter Manager in updating processes and procedures for delivery of program services as necessary. Assist the Shelter Manager in participating in collaborative community meetings, networking and providing brainstorming solutions related to sheltering the homeless community. Be asked to create internal guidelines. JOB QUALIFICATIONS: Knowledge, skills and abilities: Excellent interpersonal skills Teamwork and leadership abilities Able to be on-call for, and respond to, emergencies, including outside of standard business hours Comfort relating to and working with many kinds of people Familiarity with people experiencing homelessness or similar situations Ability to be calm, tactful, and thoughtful under pressure Excellent conflict resolution skills Core competencies: Accountability, Integrity, Transparency & Honoring the Public Trust, Collaboration, Innovation, Safety, Excellent Service with Courtesy and Kindness Job Specific Competencies: Conflict Resolution; Problem Solving; Initiative Education and/experience High school diploma or general education degree (GED); and minimum of 6 months of related experience and/or training, one-year experience preferred. An equivalent combination of education and/or experience may substitute for education or experience requirement on a year-for-year basis. Ability to remain calm and respond appropriately in crisis situations; using the Trauma-Informed Care model of service delivery. Working environment/physical activities: While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand and walk for several hours at a time. This job description is not designed to contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee. With over 300 days of sunshine, and just 30 miles from Rocky Mountain National Park in the heart of northern Colorado, Loveland is an ideal community for anyone to call home. Known as the Sweetheart City, this vibrant cultural hub is home to nearly 500 sculptures and public art installations, the world-famous Valentine Remail Program, and picturesque views of the Rocky Mountains. The community is bustling with a thriving arts, brewery, foodie and shopping scene. Enjoy headliner concert and theatre productions, professional hockey events, endless community recreation and open space opportunities, art and sculpture shows, and several local festivals. Loveland also boasts an award-winning golf course and an inclusive library and community center. Loveland, Colorado has EVERYTHING YOU LOVE! In 2020, Loveland was the only Colorado City to win the Governor's Award for Downtown Excellence, is the top residential recycling City in the state for 4 consecutive years and has been ranked as one of the top places to live, work and raise a family in the U.S. and as one of the Most Idyllic Picturesque towns in America. Apply today to join more than 800 employees who work to meet the core values of: Accountability & Integrity, Transparency & Honoring the Public Trust, Collaboration, Innovation, Safety, Excellent Service with Courtesy and Kindness. The City of Loveland is a diverse and welcoming community organization and our employees enjoy a competitive benefits program, various opportunities for growth and development, and an exceptional work-life balance. A vibrant community, surrounded by natural beauty, where you belong! Benefit Eligible Benefits Package Includes: Two (2) medical plans, Dental, Vision (for self/ spouse/ children) Employee Health & Wellness Center (self/family) Paid vacation, holidays, and medical leave Flexible spending including Dependent Care Life Insurance, AD&D, Short-term and Long-term disability, and voluntary Critical Illness Coverage Retirement 401a, 457, Roth (pre-& post tax) and company match Comprehensive Employee Assistance Program Voluntary 529 College Invest program Personal and Professional Development opportunities Discounted recreation passes Employee recognition program Exceptional work-life balance Market based pay & regular performance reviews Local Government employment is eligible for Public Loan Forgiveness Program Reasonable accommodations will be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. The City of Loveland provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, genetic information, age, or any other status protected under federal, state, and/or local law. The City of Loveland participates in E-Verify. In accordance with E-Verify requirements, upon your date of hire the City of Loveland will provide the federal government with your Form I-9 information to confirm that you are authorized to work in the U.S. E-Verify Notice of Participation . Learn more about your right to work . Visit E-Verify.gov for more information. A criminal history background check, including a criminal sex offender search, will be obtained pre-employment.
California State Polytechnic University Pomona
3801 West Temple Avenue, Pomona, CA 91768, USA
Type of Appointment: Full-time, Management Personnel Plan (MPP II) Anticipated Salary Range: Up to $96,300 annually (Commensurate with qualifications and experience) Benefits Include: (15) Paid Holidays, (24) Vacation Days, CSU Benefits Summary Recruitment Closing Date: Open Until Filled First Application Review: February 28, 2024 Other : Priority consideration will be given to internal candidates THE DEPARTMENT: The University Police Department (UPD) is responsible for law enforcement, physical security, and emergency response at Cal Poly Pomona. The department is staffed by trained police officers, professional civilian staff and auxiliary personnel and is operational 24 hours-a-day, year-round. The peace officers of this department have statewide police authority and are vested with the same law enforcement powers and responsibilities as the municipal police or sheriff's departments in any California community. The department serves as "first responder" for a broad range of crisis issues on the campus including medical aid calls, injuries and environmental emergencies. The department is responsible for response to all emergencies, crime reports and investigations on campus (except homicides and missing persons per the Kristin Smart Act). In addition, the department offers a wide range of programs and services designed to enhance the safety and security of the community and support the mission of the university. These responsibilities are carried out through a set of core values that reflect commitment to the highest standards of excellence and incorporate the community-oriented policing philosophy. DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Strategic Leadership Direct the development and implementation of the university's strategic emergency management and business continuity planning and response programs. Direct the development and implementation of the Emergency Operations Plan (EOP) Create best practice model for emergency management and business continuity planning. Utilize innovative solutions to enhance emergency preparedness and response. Maintains a global understanding of University operations, to advise on business process flows related to business continuity and emergency planning. Develop Emergency Operations Center (EOC) plans for a range of potential disasters, i.e., event/crowd management, interruption of power/resources. Formulate and adopts appropriate new codes, rules, standards, policies, and procedures based on an analysis and interpretation of pertinent local, state, and federal environmental health and safety laws. Work with all campus administrators, academic departments, and specialized committees to provide technical and administrative policy and program direction in the continued development and implementation of emergency management and business continuity programs. Assist University Vice Presidents, Associate Vice Presidents, Deans, Directors Department Chairs/Heads and Supervisors in meeting their emergency management and business continuity responsibilities. Serve as the Campus Director of the Emergency Operations Center, when activated/as needed. Emergency Management and Disaster Recovery Responsible for the strategic development, oversight, training, and continuous improvement of the University's emergency management program. The manager may engage (either directly or indirectly) with various personnel in all university divisions, including approximately 250 volunteer emergency workers, and campus auxiliaries, including the Foundation and ASI. Assess the campus' potential susceptibility to disasters. Plans for risks such as natural disasters, including earthquakes, workplace and random threats, fires, civil disturbances, terrorism, potential explosions, floods, hazardous material spills and emissions, and other emergencies. Oversee evacuation coordinator program, which includes, training, workshops and seminars for evacuation coordinators Develop and update the campus Emergency Operations Plan (EOP), coordinates changes with affected entities and ensures compliance with State and Federal regulations. Evaluate departmental plans and integrates them into the University's EOP and emergency planning for continuity Recruit campus community members to serve as team members (i.e., Evacuation Coordinators, Emergency Operations Center team, etc.). Respond to the campus as soon as possible in the event of an emergency and activates the Emergency Operations Center (EOC) and initiates implementation of the Emergency Operations Plan. Coordinate campus emergency response and resource management with surrounding communities. Coordinates University participation in mutual aid arrangements, such as shelter facilities and temporary housing for animals. Confer with representatives from local agencies, including the California Emergency Management Agency, Federal Emergency Management Agency, Area D Emergency Services, the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Office, and the Los Angeles County Fire Department to establish appropriate procedures and response, in the event of a major emergency. Formulate operational procedures and emergency scheduling to allow for optimum staff deployment when an emergency occurs. Create executive level training programs for Emergency Management Plan staff. Leads the design and training exercises and drills to test Emergency Management Plan effectiveness, including coordination with outside agencies, when appropriate. Responsible for the development and training, education, and presentations to the staff, faculty, University residential populations and the external community in emergency management. Coordinate recovery efforts after a major event and obtains available financial resources from outside agencies, when applicable. Represent the University on related matters with external entities such as the Chancellor's Office audits, State OES, FEMA, Fire Departments, State Fire Marshal, and local law enforcement. Participate on campus threat assessment and safety committees, as appropriate. Monitor social media and other open-source intelligence resources to help manage existing or potential threats or emergencies. Business Continuity Planning Responsible for the periodic plan quality reviews and ensures maintenance and improvements to the University's Business Continuity (BC) governance documentation. Lead the testing and ensures completion of BC testing documentation including testing plans, after action reports, issue logs, and Disaster Recovery (DR)/BC plan updates. Provide status reporting to all levels of management. Act as a central point of contact for BC governance; provides subject matter expertise. Responsible for the implementation of DR/BC strategies/plans in the face of a disruptive events. Responsible for the campus appropriate DR/BC resources, training, and user-friendly services. Ensure ongoing B/C training, plan testing, and plan maintenance. Lead ongoing program assessment (Methodology, progress, and web-based tool). Communications - In collaboration with Strategic Communications and/or University Leadership Oversee all emergency management related notifications Ensure timely and accurate information is disseminated through appropriate channels. Maintain a working knowledge of the University’s communication software. QUALIFICATIONS: Graduation from an accredited four-year college or university with a bachelor’s degree in Emergency Management, Homeland Security, Fire and Life Safety or a job-related field is preferred. Possession of a valid California driver license. Completion of Incident Command System (ICS) 100, 200, 300, 400, 700, and 800 courses Must possess and maintain a valid basic First Aid and CPR card. Equivalent to seven (7) years of full-time, progressively responsible relevant experience required, with three (3) of those years in oversight and administration of a program with supervision and/or lead experience. Management and supervisory experience Experience in planning, conducting and leading projects and meetings Proficiency with office computer systems Ability to travel by air/car/train and overnight as necessary to perform duties. Must be available 24/7 as circumstances dictate Thorough knowledge of policies, procedures, and laws pertaining to the administration of emergency management and business continuity Ability to address problems or assignments from a broad interactive perspective using intensive knowledge, research skills and analytical thinking to develop a solution that integrates legal compliance with the University's established goals, policies, and procedures Ability to supervise and manage technical and professional staff Ability to work in a high stress, emergency operations and business continuity environment and assume command, when necessary Ability to use a phonetic alphabet and speak clearly and concisely and ability to provide clear and concise verbal directions quickly and accurately Ability to effectively converse using police radio systems Working knowledge of public safety-related agencies and the respective communication protocols. May be required to complete more advanced training PREFERRED EXPERIENCE: Experience in local, state, or federal emergency management agency or major university environment Certified Emergency Manager (CEM) credential from the International Association of Emergency Managers. Certification in other disaster related programs, participation and membership in regional organizations related to emergency management and preparedness - Completion of FEMA Professional Development Series (PDS) Experience in budget development and management Experience with higher education institutions Public speaking experience Experience in a large, complex, and diverse public higher education or governmental institution Demonstrated experience with the full implementation of large-scale projects Five (5) years of experience working with federal, state, and local agencies on emergency management and business continuity issues Extensive knowledge of policies, procedures, and laws pertaining to the administration of emergency management and business continuity at a university Knowledge of emergency communication techniques and technologies Demonstrated proficiency in physical and human resource planning, with expertise in emergency planning and incident command system Ability to identify specific geologic/geographic, demographic, and other multidisciplinary factors related to emergency management Out of State Work The California State University (CSU) system is a network of twenty-three public universities providing access to a quality education through the support of California taxpayers. Part of CSU’s mission is to prepare educated, responsible individuals to contribute to California’s schools, economy, culture, and future. As an agency of the State of California, the CSU’s business operations almost exclusively reside within California. The CSU Out-of-State Employment Policy prohibits hiring employees to perform CSU-related work outside California. For more information, go to https://calstate.policystat.com/policy/10899725/latest/ . Background Check Cal Poly Pomona will make a conditional offer of employment to final job candidates, pending the satisfactory completion of a background check (including a criminal records check). The conditional offer of employment may be rescinded if the background check reveals disqualifying information, and/or it is discovered that the candidate knowingly withheld or falsified information. In determining the suitability of the candidate for the position, Cal Poly Pomona will give an individualized assessment to any information that the applicant submits for consideration regarding the criminal conviction history such as the nature, gravity and recency of the conviction, the candidate’s conduct, performance or rehabilitation efforts since the conviction and the nature of the job applied for. For more information, go to https://calstate.policystat.com/policy/13813878/latest/ . Employment Eligibility Verification Cal Poly Pomona hires only individuals lawfully authorized to work in the United States. In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification form upon hire. For more information, go to https://www.uscis.gov/i-9-central/form-i-9-acceptable-documents . Conflict of Interest This position is a “designated position” in the California State University’s Conflict of Interest Code. The successful candidate accepting this position is required to file financial interest disclosure forms subject to state regulations. For more information, go to https://www.cpp.edu/eoda-hr/departments/hrpar/coi.shtml . Outside Employment Disclosure Executive and Management Plan Personnel employees must disclose all current outside employment at the time of hire as a precondition of hire and at the following times after hire: annually in July, within 30 days of accepting outside employment, and upon their manager’s request. For more information, go to https://www.cpp.edu/eoda-hr/departments/hrpar/outside-employment-disclosure.shtml . Child Abuse/Neglect Reporting Act (CANRA) The person holding this position is considered a “mandated reporter” under the California Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Act and is required to comply with the requirements set forth in CSU Executive Order 1083 as a condition of employment. See policy at https://calstate.policystat.com/v2/policy/10927154/latest/ . Security & Fire Safety In compliance with state and federal crime awareness and campus security legislation, including The Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Crime Statistics Act, California Education Code section 67380, and the Higher Education Opportunity Act (HEOA), Cal Poly Pomona’s Annual Security Report and Annual Fire Safety Report are available for viewing at: https://www.cpp.edu/pdfs/annual_security_report.pdf and https://www.cpp.edu/housing/documents/fire_safety_report.pdf. Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination As a federal contractor, Cal Poly Pomona will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. For more information, see the Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Provision poster . Reasonable Accommodation We provide reasonable accommodations to applicants and employees with disabilities. Applicants with questions about access or requiring a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or hiring process should contact the ADA Coordinator by email at ADACoordinator@cpp.edu . For more information, go to Employment Notices . Equal Employment Opportunity Cal Poly Pomona is an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to promoting an inclusive and diverse workforce. The university subscribes to all state and federal regulations that prohibit discrimination based on race, color, religion, national origin, sex, gender identity/gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, age, disability, genetic information, medical condition, and veteran or military status. We engage the talents of all qualified workers, regardless of their background. More information is available at Equal Employment Opportunity statement . Other Notices For other important employment notices, we invite you to visit Cal Poly Pomona’s Employment Notices web page. Advertised: Feb 14 2024 Pacific Standard Time Applications close: Closing Date/Time: