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Emergency Management Directors

Experience, Skills, and Personality Traits

This is not an entry-level career. Emergency management directors must have at least five—but ideally 10—years of work experience in disaster planning, emergency response, or public administration to be qualified for this position. Many EMDs obtained this experience in lower-level emergency management positions or in the armed forces, fire service, or law enforcement.

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