Program Manager (Emergency and Volunteer Services and Neighborhood Community Outreach)

City of Carpinteria
Until Filled

Salary: $61,942.90 - $85,173.27 annually
(depending on experience),
plus a robust benefits package.

Under the direct supervision of the City Manager and/or his designee, the Program Manager is responsible for the development and administration of a wide variety of City programs and projects. Areas of responsibility include the implementation and coordination of programs in three distinct areas:  

1. Emergency Services: Responsible for ensuring that the City is prepared to respond to, mitigate, and recover from all emergencies or disasters in the City and surrounding area. This includes developing and maintaining emergency response plans; designing and facilitating trainings, drills and exercises in coordination with employees, volunteers and first responders; coordinating program activities with non-profit organizations, private industry, community members at-large and other government agencies; and providing highly technical support to the City Manager.

2. Volunteer Services: Responsible for collaborating with internal departments and external agencies in the recruitment, engagement, recognition and support of volunteers. This includes coordinating volunteer engagement opportunities, expanding volunteer opportunities to enhance municipal services; assisting employees in the identification of productive and creative volunteer roles; maintaining accurate records to provide tracking and statistical data on volunteer engagement and impact; and maintaining up-to-date knowledge of tourism related activities

3. Neighborhood and Community Outreach: Coordinate/carryout neighborhood and outreach programs and services for the City conducting public assistance and relations concerning all City services.

Direct supervision is provided by the City Manager and/or his designee.
May exercise direct supervision over assigned clerical personnel.

Bachelor’s Degree in business administration, public administration, emergency management, or related field. Experience can be substituted for education on a year-for-year basis.Required.  Ability to fluently speak English and Spanish. Please read the complete job announcement for a complete list of qualifications including knowledge, abilities, and experience.

This is a continuous recruitment and may close at any time; therefore, the schedule for the remainder of the process will depend upon when a sufficient number of qualified applications are received to meet business needs. Prompt application submission is encouraged.  FIRST REVIEW OF APPLICATIONS: MAY 5, 2021.

To view the complete job announcement for City of Carpinteria Program Manager position and to apply, visit:


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