JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2017 - January 31, 2018

State of North Carolina

This listing is inactive.
Division of Emergency Management
Department of Public Safety
Hazard Risk Economist

JOE ID Number: 2017-02_111459743
Date Posted: 12/29/2017
Date Inactive: 01/31/2018
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Hazard Risk Economist
Section: Full-Time Nonacademic
Location: Raleigh, North Carolina, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: 00 -- Default: Any Field
Hazard Risk Econometrics
Risk Management
Emergency Management
Salary Range: $57,393-$95,037
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The North Carolina Department of Public Safety (DPS), Office of Emergency Management is seeking a highly qualified applicant to fulfill the role of Hazard Risk Economist (Economist lll). This position is responsible for gathering, designing, analyzing, interpreting, and reporting of data, models, and methodologies associated with the economic impact and resilience associated with hazards/threats on state and local governments, and critical infrastructure sectors.

The incumbent will be the programmatic and technical lead associated with hazard risk econometrics, including: data requirements, econometric model design, construction, testing, maintenance, analysis, manipulation, and interpretation of results.

The Hazard Risk Economist will determine data sources and conduct complex primary data gathering studies, presenting these results to experts. The incumbent must fully understand the principles and techniques of economic research, econometrics and price theory, while possessing the knowledge of sources of economic and statistical information required to construct and conduct complex econometric studies from a problem statement and general guidelines.

The North Carolina DPS, Office of Emergency Management works collectively with state and local partners to help North Carolinians effectively prepare for, respond to, recover from and mitigate against all hazards and disasters. More information on the Office of Emergency Management can be found at:

Application Requirements:
  • External Application URL and Instructions Below
Application deadline: 01/31/2018
Application Instructions:
Please apply through the OSHR website at the link provided, or go to and click on "Search Job Opportunities".

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