Navarro Inc. Emergency Management Specialist in Grand Junction, Colorado

Navarro Research and Engineering, Inc. is recruiting for an Emergency Management Specialist in Grand Junction, CO.

Navarro is a premier contractor providing high-quality technical services to DOE, NASA, and DOD. Navarro’s success is based on our customer service focus and our well-known responsiveness and innovation. In all we do, either in corporate management or in our services to our clients, we seek for the most effective and efficient approaches to provide best value to our clients.

  • Supports Agency planning for Emergency Management (EM) which includes all-hazard Emergency Preparedness, and Continuity of Operations.

  • Interprets government regulations and applicable codes, and advise Legacy Management on the best course of action to ensure compliance.

  • Designs and conducts exercises, drills, and table top work groups.

  • Trains or provides technical training content for response personnel, observers, personnel, evaluators, and exercise/drill participants.

  • Develops and maintains programs, procedures, hazard analysis, and contingency plans based on a risk based approach and proposes solutions that monitor, evaluate and enable resolution to safeguard the workforce, reduce property loss, and support Legacy Management mission continuity.

  • Through all-hazards mitigation, preparedness, response and recovery program efforts, EM orchestrates unity of effort across Legacy Management.

  • Prepares and conducts briefings and overviews to educate Legacy Management personnel and submits position and information papers in response to DOE Order 151.1D requirements.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Emergency Management, Political Science, Homeland Security, Public Policy, Engineering, or related degree.

  • Experience establishing overall guidance of emergency management work, including preparing plans or coordinating complex emergency management activities; understanding regulations, laws, guidelines, policies, and procedures related to DOE comprehensive emergency management systems, particularly in a safety and health environment; determining objectives, milestones, sequence and timing of key program events; presenting objective analysis to senior management staff leading to policy recommendations; and planning and evaluating programs. Experience working in, leading, and implementing a robust Incident Command System; and developing, conducting, and evaluating drills and exercises in accordance with the U.S. Department of Homeland Security Exercise and Evaluation Program (HSEEP).

  • Completion of FEMA ICS-100, 200, 300, 400, 700, and 800 training courses (or some combination/equivalency desired)

  • Due to the nature of the government contract requirements and/or clearances requirements, US citizenship is required.

Navarro is an equal-opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, gender, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with a disability.

EEO Employer/Vet/Disabled


  • Health Care Plan (Medical, Dental & Vision)

  • Retirement Plan (401k, IRA)

  • Life Insurance (Basic, Voluntary & AD&D)

  • Paid Time Off (Vacation, Sick & Public Holidays)

  • Short Term & Long Term Disability