Careers in Emergency Management

Careers in emergency management are highly rewarding, affording professionals with the opportunity to play a vital role in protecting communities from disaster and harm.  Emergency management is a career field where professionals coordinate efforts among multiple jurisdictions that help communities mitigate and respond to various types of emergencies. There are different sectors of emergency management, including preparedness, mitigation, response, and recovery.

Emergency managers may also work administratively in grants management or creating protective plans to ensure organizational and public safety.  


To view current openings at Montana DES, visit the state career site here.

MT DES positions can be found under “Agency” filter by Military Affairs – 671.