SkillBridge Intern (Emergency Management/Public Health)

SkillBridge Intern (100% Remote) – Emergency Management/Public Health*This opportunity is open only to Active Duty Military separating or transitioning service members during the last 180 days of their service commitment and for select groups of the National Guard and the Reserves. Applicants must have command approval to participate in the DoD SkillBridge program.*CONSTANT is seeking SkillBridge Interns with a passion for disaster and crisis management. At CONSTANT, you’ll have the opportunity to work on projects that involve everything from full-scale bioterrorism exercises to writing mass evacuation plans to creating response training for active shooter incidents. In addition, being the polished professional you are, you’ll gain access to extremely seasoned experts and get priceless face time with exciting, diverse, and highly visible clients.We understand that this opportunity is for you to develop your skills to prepare you for the civilian sector. We are committed to teaching you the necessary skills and tailoring the internship to each candidate as we know each person has their own strengths, weaknesses, passions, and goals. You will be given more freedom to manage your time due to the nature of a virtual/remote environment, however we expect all of our team members and interns to use integrity and not abuse the freedom. As an intern, you will be mentored on the work you produce; we still have high standards for our interns to produce good and promising work. You will get out of the internship what you put into it and we will work diligently with you to ensure you are getting the most of your experience with us. We understand that there are a lot of details to manage when you are separating and/or retiring from the military and we will work with you to take care of and finish your military obligations.This Is What You’ll DoOur SkillBridge Internship Program is built for mission and team-oriented individuals who are ready to use their military training and education in the areas of health security, emergency management, healthcare preparedness, and counterterrorism to gain hands-on experience in the civilian sector. We appreciate the selfless service you provided while serving our Nation and are confident that you will bring a wealth of experience, discipline, and energy to our team. After your initial orientation and training, you’ll be thrown into the trenches in support of multiple projects while receiving mentorship from your supervisor and project teammates. As your expertise and proficiency grow, you’ll have the opportunity to take on additional responsibilities and more challenging work. Lastly, as practicable, CONSTANT will help to facilitate your interests in attending relevant professional training. SkillBridge Interns who successfully complete the internship in good standing will receive letters of recommendation, access to our professional network of industry professionals, and assistance developing further professional opportunities including early notification of short and long-term work opportunities with CONSTANT. Many of our SkillBridge interns have gone on to become full-time team members with our team. SkillBridge Internship Focus AreasCONSTANT is currently accepting applications for SkillBridge interns with experience and expertise in the following areas:Emergency and Disaster ManagementPublic HealthCrisis CommunicationQualificationsDemonstrated experience and/or expertise with plan writing and exercise design are a bonus.We do a lot of work in the Health Security space, so bonus if you have disaster public health/healthcare experience (but not required).We work in both diverse environments, but we all speak the same language: readiness. It’s critical that you have “native” fluency and knowledge in most or all of the following concepts: ICS, NIMS/SEMS, HSEEP, CPG 101, CPG 201, and natural and human-made hazards. Proficiency with Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, and Excel. You’ll gain some serious extra points if you can make your way around Adobe Photoshop and InDesign.We work with some very easy-going, but very security-minded clients that may require a security clearance, so your background shouldn’t preclude it.Experience with writing exercise plans, continuity of operations plan, After-Action Reports (AAR), or any type of disaster/emergency management document is preferred.Ability to work 20-40 hours a week.Due to the numerous appointments that come with ending your time in the military, we ask that your internship availability be approximately 5-6 months.Location:Remote anywhere in the U.S. Travel may be required (~ 20% or less)Compensation & Benefits (if this results in an offer of employment at the end of the internship):Competitive compensation is based on the capability of the candidate.Comprehensive benefits package that includes:Healthcare (for California-based employees and stipend)DentalVision Employee Assistance Program “EAP” (company paid)Healthcare and Dependent Care Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA)401(k) with Generous Employer MatchUnlimited Paid Time Off Ten (10) Paid HolidaysAFLAC Critical Illness, Hospital, Accident PlansVolunteer Paid Time OffProfessional DevelopmentWork From Home StipendLife and AD&D Insurance (company paid)Short and Long Term Disability (company paid)About UsOur mission is to make this world a safer place. CONSTANT is an award-winning disaster and crisis management consulting firm. We bring a tenured history of helping clients across all levels of government and the private sector prepare for catastrophic disasters and acts of terrorism. We have an enviable client base that spans private and public sectors – from federal, state, and local government agencies to the world of entertainment.Upgrade your career with CONSTANT. We do work that matters, that has the potential to save lives, and that makes a difference. You’ll work with people who not only embody professionalism and excellence but know how to have fun and bring a strong sense of team. We believe that the health of our company is directly attributed to the common belief in our mission, the embodiment of our core values, and our contribution to the greater fabric of the communities that we serve. We are deeply committed to product excellence and superior customer service, providing a platform for our team members to thrive and prosper. Learn more about CONSTANT here: www.constantassociates.com.CONSTANT is certified as an 8(a) and Economically Disadvantaged Woman-Owned Small Business (EDWOSB). We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and provide reasonable accommodations to applicants with physical and/or mental disabilities. We value and encourage diversity and solicit applications from all qualified applicants without regard to race; ethnicity; religion; gender; age; national origin; marital status; sexual orientation; gender identity or expression; family responsibilities; matriculation; physical or mental disabilities; source of income; political affiliation; genetic information; status as a protected veteran; place of residence or business; or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law. If you are interested in applying for employment with CONSTANT and need special assistance or an accommodation to apply for the position, please call (386) 888-8327. Determination on requests for reasonable accommodation are made on a case-by-case basis. CONSTANT is a federal contractor supporting veteran candidates.CONSTANT is also a Great Place To Work certified organization. https://www.greatplacetowork.com/certified-company/7025083We are an E-Verify participating employer.DisclaimerThis job description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by team members within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of team members assigned to the job.