Employment Opportunities

Employment Opportunities

DEMA Opportunities

Full Time
Job Grade: Grade 17

The purpose of this position is to maintain buildings and utility service systems in good repair and operation. Performs varied tasks within the Ammunition Storage Area (ASA) to include those facilities associated with Ammunition Transfer and Storage. Requires application of skilled and highly skilled abilities maintaining, repairing and routine construction, installation, and repair of electrical hardware to ensure electrical power is available within these facilities using the latest building codes. Performs preventative maintenance on all electrical equipment, conducting tests for grounds, shorts, opens and various electrical circuits and components and making emergency electrical service call as required. Participates in planning, estimating, costing, and ordering materials in a timely and efficient manner. Assures all work complies with national and local building codes and safety laws, rules, and regulations. Responsible for compliance with procedures, policies, work methods and safety. Responsible for assigned equipment.

Full Time
Location: Papago (Phoenix, AZ)
Job Grade: Grade 15

This position provides armed security services to Papago Park Military Reservation (PPMR) to protect against threats
that would justify use of force, to include deadly force. Conducts physical security activities associated with installation
access control and critical asset protection. Provides other physical security equipment and services necessary to secure
ARNG resources, and personnel as approved by Army Operations Division Protection branch (ARNG-ODP).

Full Time
Location: Papago (Phoenix, AZ)
Job Grade: Grade 19

Security Training Officer is responsible for overall direction, coordination, and evaluation of the agency’s Security Officer Training Program. This position will supervise, manage, coordinate and conduct training activities associated with DEMA Security initial and In-service training requirements. Monitors qualification status of all agency Security personnel and ensures the agency’s training program meets all standardized requirements (State/Federal). Security Training Officer reports directly to the Chief of Security.


Employment Opportunities

To search the various career opportunities available with the State of Arizona, click the link below. You can search for current job openings for all state agencies by job description, keyword, job type or job name. At the site, you will be required to create an account and upload your resume to apply for current vacancies. If you wish to only view and/or apply for the Department of Emergency and Military Affairs, search by agency: Military Affairs and Emergency Management. This is the only method to apply for jobs within the Department of Emergency and Military Affairs.

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DEMA Recruitment and Selection

Resumes submitted through AZStateJobs.gov will be evaluated by the DEMA Human Resources Staff and should qualifications match that of an open position, will be referred to the hiring authority for consideration. You will be contacted only if the hiring supervisor wishes to pursue your submission further.

Pre-Employment Medical/Physical Requirement: Select positions are contingent upon the passing of a medical/physical examination. Exams will be coordinated with the State of Arizona Human Resources Division, Occupational Health Services and paid for by the State of Arizona.

Dual Status: Some positions may require the incumbent be a member of the Arizona National Guard in good standing with their unit. In such cases, the job announcement will specify this at the top of the page.

All appointments are subject to a criminal history investigation and require possession of, and the ability to retain a current valid state-issued driver’s license.

Current employees of the State of Arizona should apply at Internal State Jobs or by logging into their YES portal.


The Department of Emergency and Military Affairs is an equal opportunity employer.


State Human Resources Office
5636 E. McDowell Road Bldg. M5710
Phoenix, AZ 85008
Phone: (602) 464-6513