Your browser does not support javascript! Please enable it, otherwise web will not work for you.

Logistics Section Chief

  • CDR Maguire
  • Full time
  • United States
  • 24/04/2021

CDR Maguire Inc., a national multi-disciplinary emergency management and engineering firm, is seeking Logistics Section Chiefs qualified according to the National Qualification System (NQS) for deployment opportunity on the west coast. Logistics Section Chief shall be responsible for supporting the overall incident operation.


1. Manage logistical needs across different mission areas for incidents including protection, prevention, mitigation, response, and recovery.

2. Provides facilities, services, people, and materials in support of the incident

3. Advises the Incident Commander (IC) on all matters relating to logistics planning, facilities, communications, ordering, receipt, storage, transport, and onward movement of goods, services, and personnel

4. Coordinates logistics at the local level

5. Establishes or transitions into the Logistics Section

6. Supervises and configures section to support operations with branches, divisions, groups, and units as necessary

7. Supports or participates in the Incident Action Plan (IAP) process as necessary


  1. Ability to commit to a 4-week assignment on the west coast.
  2. Physically able to work under disaster conditions
  3. Excellent written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills
  4. Ability to work professionally, effectively, and efficiently in a team environment with various stakeholders
  5. Must submit to and pass a drug test.
  6. Must submit to and pass a background check.
  7. Provide Form I-9 supporting documentation that proves your identity and eligibility to work in the United States
  8. Functioned in this position during an operational incident, planned event, exercise, drill, or simulation within the past five years

9.Completion of the following is preferred:

  • IS-100: Introduction to the Incident Command System, ICS-100
  • IS-200: Basic Incident Command System for Initial Response, ICS-200
  • ICS-300: Intermediate Incident Command System for Expanding Incidents
  • ICS-400: Advanced Incident Command System for Command and General Staff – Complex Incidents
  • IS-700: National Incident Management System, An Introduction
  • IS-703: National Incident Management System Resource Management
  • IS-706: National Incident Management System Intrastate Mutual Aid – An Introduction
  • IS-800: National Response Framework, An Introduction
  • E/L 0967: Logistics Section Chief, or equivalent
  • E/G/L 0191: Emergency Operations Center/Incident Command System Interface

10. Preference for completion of one of the following training:

  • Successful completion of the National Qualification System (NQS) Position Task Book (PTB) for the NIMS Type 1 or 2 Logistics Section Chief, or equivalent Authority Having Jurisdiction (AHJ) documentation
  • 2. Satisfactory performance as a National Incident Management System (NIMS) Type 3 or 2 Logistics Section Chief

CDR Maguire is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V and EO/AAN/D. Must be able to work in the United States to apply.

About CDR Maguire

Founded in 1938, CDR Maguire began as an engineering firm on the cornerstone of innovation and alternative delivery solutions. With offices across the nation, the firm has expanded to provide engineering consulting services, emergency management solutions, and disaster health and medical services...

Similar positions

Staffing, Operations & Logistics Manager

  • Super Sports Stars
  • United States