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Posted on: February 27, 2018

[ARCHIVED] REMINDER: Neighborhood Response Group Coordinator Application Deadline


Neighborhood Response Group Coordinator


The Coordinator’s primary role is to establish Neighborhood Response Groups (NRGs) in all residential areas of Corte Madera and Larkspur. The Coordinator takes direction from the Twin Cities Disaster Preparedness Committee (TCDPC) and works closely with its NRG Oversight Sub-Committee. (Sub-Committee)

Duties, with the close advice and support of the Sub-Committee:

  •  Work to establish NRGs in all residential areas not yet so organized. This includes condominiums and apartment buildings.
  •  Find and engage neighborhood leaders to start the program.
  • Organize and run the initial all-resident meeting.
  • Work with the Steering Committee to fill volunteer roles
  • Orient Block Captains and Incident Command members.
  • Maintain frequent contact with established NRGs and support them by all available means.
  • Coordinate semi-annual drills.
  • Coordinate semi-annual All-Steering Committee meetings. 
  • Liaise with the Central Marin Fire Department.

Required skills:

  • Strong interpersonal, communication and leadership skills.
  • Detail orientated and able to manage multiple tasks and projects.
  • Skilled in public speaking, meeting facilitation, and making presentations.
  • Strong planning skills.
  • Able to work independently under general supervision against clearly defined goals.
  • Competent in Word and PowerPoint.
  • The ideal candidate will:
  • Be a responsible individual with experience working with one or more community groups.
  • Have worked within an existing NRG
  • Show evidence of successful work within diverse groups
  • Be a resident of Larkspur or Corte Madera

Position details:

  • The position reports administratively to the Corte Madera Town Manager.
  • This is a non-benefitted, private contract position – Hourly rate up to $25/hour and expenses will be submitted monthly for reimbursement.
  • Hours are anticipated to be between 10-15 hours per week.
  • In accordance with the Federal Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), if special accommodations are necessary at any stage of the selection process, notification of such accommodations must be made to the Town of Corte Madera at the time the employment application is filed. Medical documentation must be provided upon request.
  • Qualified applicants receive equal consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, age, marital status, or disability.

Application Instructions:

Applications and information may be obtained from the Corte Madera Town Website

Application packets may be mailed to:

Town of Corte Madera

300 Tamalpais Drive

Corte Madera, CA 94925

Or sent via email to: Town Clerk Rebecca Vaughn,

Applications must be received by Noon on March 5, 2018

Town of Corte Madera Job Application Form: 

Job Application - PDF

Job Application - Word

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