Emergency Management - 3E9X1 - Air Force Careers

(3E9X1) Air Force Emergency Management


QUALIFICATIONS SUMMARY (PER THE AIR FORCE WEBSITE)

MINIMUM EDUCATION

  • High school diploma, GED with 15 college credits, or GED

ASVAB REQUIREMENTS

  • General

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Ability to speak distinctly

  • Possession of a valid state driver’s license to operate government motor vehicles

  • No record of claustrophobia

  • Normal color vision

  • Completion of a current National Agency Check, Local Agency Checks and Credit

  • Completion of 8.5 weeks of Basic Military Training

  • Must be between the ages of 17 and 39

 

Technical Training: 67-500 days

Technical School Location: Ft Leonard Wood MO

 

 

Job Description: Emergency Management airmen are tasked with preparing wartime and contingency response plans, and with researching and developing disaster preparedness plans with the goal of minimizing casualties and damage from natural disasters, military operations (including war) and major accidents, such as plane crashes. They're part of the teams that coordinate responses during disaster relief operations, including mobilizing resources and government organizations. Emergency Management maintains and monitors civil engineer operations and plans, to assist with response and recovery operations, including assisting with contingency planning. They manage equipment and supplies and keep track of inventories. Another part of their duty includes conducting nuclear, biological and chemical detection and warning activities.