International Medical Corps is a global, humanitarian, nonprofit organization dedicated to saving lives and relieving suffering through health care training and relief and development programs.
Established in 1984 by volunteer doctors and nurses, International Medical Corps is a private, voluntary, nonpolitical, nonsectarian organization. Its mission is to improve the quality of life through health interventions and related activities that build local capacity in underserved communities worldwide. By offering training and health care to local populations and medical assistance to people at highest risk, and with the flexibility to respond rapidly to emergency situations, International Medical Corps rehabilitates devastated health care systems and helps bring them back to self-reliance. International Medical Corps is a global, humanitarian, nonprofit organization dedicated to saving lives and relieving suffering through health care training and relief and development programs.
When catastrophe hits, International Medical Corps is often one of the first humanitarian aid organizations on the scene—providing rapid and effective aid that saves lives, reduces suffering, and promotes self-reliance.
International Medical Corps has established an International Emergency Roster to ensure that emergency positions are filled in a timely manner with professionally qualified, gender balanced, geographically diverse, linguistically able, and a highly motivated corps of professionals. The team includes coordinators, logisticians, doctors and water and sanitation experts. It also includes specialists who focus on protection, prevention of sexual violence and aid for rape survivors and mental health.
In response to a request by the State of Florida, International Medical Corps is mobilizing clinical staff to augment and support the provision of healthcare in the face of anticipated damage to existing infrastructure by Hurricane Dorian. The medical staff being mobilized will support the State of Florida by providing auxiliary staffing to hospitals, decompressing emergency rooms, and by serving as quick reaction surge capability for local healthcare facilities.
The Emergency Cadre Response Management Officer will support International Medical Corps' emergency response operations during times of disaster. The Response Management Officer is responsible for timely and high-quality disaster response program implementation and support for assigned emergency response operational activities. The Response Management Officer works in close coordination with Program, Finance, Human Resources, Resource Development and Logistics staff, as well as technical staff, to ensure that programmatic and operational standards and mission objectives are achieved. This position is a voluntary, as needed and will require travel domestically and internationally.
The Response Management Officers may assist the Domestic Training and Exercise Division in the implementation of education activities for preparedness, response and recovery projects. Projects implemented by the unit are designed to strengthen the capacity of local communities to respond to health and medical disasters. Response Management Officers can qualify to serve as a subject matter expert on training content as defined below in the “Instructor Endorsements” section of this announcement.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential function with or without reasonable accommodation. The tasks listed are representative of the nature and level of work assigned and are not necessarily all-inclusive.
Program Finance, Logistics and Administration
Code of Conduct
It is our shared responsibility and obligation to prevent matters involving Sexual Exploitation & Abuse, Trafficking in Persons, Child Safeguarding and any suggested violation to our Code of Conduct, which may involve Conflicts of Interest, Fraud, Corruption or Harassment. If you see, hear or are made aware of any suggested activities then you have an obligation to report.
To qualify for any of the endorsements below roster members must demonstrate a minimum of three years of professional experience for lead positions and one year of experience for assistant positions in emergency management, public health, medical care, or a related field and demonstrate valid licenses or certifications as relevant.
International Medical Corps is proud to provide equal employment opportunities to all employees and qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national or ethnic origin, age, disability or status as a veteran.