Your Opportunity :
The South Zone Business Continuity Management Officer (BCMO) position will serve as a central point for BCM activities; coordination, development, implementation, maintenance, and evaluation to further support BCM Policy and BCM Framework objectives, in alignment with AHS values, mission, vision, policies, and BCM Program objectives.
The Zone BCMO position is recognized as knowledgeable and confident in the fields of BCM and Emergency Disaster planning, preparedness and response.
While working independently and in a team environment, the Zone BCMO provides operational, leadership, mentorship and specialized BCM Subject Matter Expertise to AHS Support Structure and Interested Parties ensuring goals and objectives of the BCM Policy and BCM Program are understood, supported and all BCM planning activities follow a consistent approach.
finally, keeps knowledge and practical experience up-to-date in a fast-growing industry. All Non-Union Exempt positions are being reviewed for possible inclusion in the AUPE General Support Services bargaining unit.
If this position is impacted, the incumbent will be notified accordingly.All Non-Union Exempt positions are being reviewed for possible inclusion in the AUPE General Support Services bargaining unit.
If this position is impacted, the incumbent will be notified accordingly.
Will lead and facilitate Zone departments or sites in a facilitation role through BCM Engagement and Sustainment activities.
and, Ongoing continual improvement and maintenance support. Will provide leadership, support and assistance to BCM Program, Emergency Coordination Centre (ECC), Zone Emergency Operations Centre (ZEOC), Site Command Post (SCP), Strategic Partners and Zone departments and sites.
Including : Development, implementation and sustainment of BCM competencies and cultural awareness. Provide feedback to the development / improvement of BCM foundational and system elements.
Participate in Zone E and DM Committees, working groups, program-building exercises and build relationships with Zone EMOs and Directors.
Direct support to assigned Strategic Partners and assigned Zone departments and sites queries, educational opportunities, orientation, and facilitation techniques.
During ZEOC and SCP activations, provide support either virtually or physically (possibly outside of regular business hours).
Required Qualifications :
Have or be working towards BCM certification ABCP or equivalent. An undergraduate degree (Business Administration, Health Administration, or equivalent).
A minimum of 1-3 years’ experience in a BCM role, ideally in an organization of similar size (or equivalent). At least 1 year in a role focused on carrying out / facilitating core BCM activities (e.
g., Business Impact Analysis, Risk Analysis and Plan Development). Excellent computer based skills in Microsoft Office Suite (e.
g., Word, Excel, Visio, Projects) and SharePoint. Excellent written and verbal and non-verbal communication skills. This position requires a wide range of knowledge of Business Continuity Management, awareness of current trends and practices in a fast-
Leadership; Organizational : Must maintain situational awareness.
Additional Required Qualifications :
Committed to excellence and ongoing learning; Active listening; Communications (effective verbal, non-verbal, listening and written communications).
Preferred Qualifications :
Completed course in IT Disaster Recovery Planning (ITDR).Professional ISO 22301 Provisional or Implementer certification or equivalent in good standing.
1-2 years exp. in a role with some project management responsibilities. Knowledge of IT Disaster Recovery.Knowledge of problem and incident management.
Knowledge of the health care system and clinical space.Coping skills to work efficiently under stressful conditions.Experience working in the health system in a BCM-
related role or equivalent.