Report on FEMA Deployment Opportunity
FEMA Deployment Opportunity
This is a career opportunity to be part of a specialist task force that helps communities recover from disasters. This is also an opportunity to work on professional skills, which range from leadership and management to personal adaptability while doing meaningful work with a positive impact.
Deployment Locations: Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Ohio, Wisconsin, Arkansas, Louisiana, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Texas, Colorado, Montana, North Dakota, South Dakota, Utah, Wyoming
ï§ Ability to travel and provide onsite assistance: deployments can last from 6 to 12 months. Multiple deployments can happen within a year if desired.
ï§ Degree in related fields/industry: Finance, Accounting, Construction Management, Project Management, or relevant degree. Related experience in the industry is also required.
ï§ US Citizenship requirement: FEMA requires candidates to be a Citizen of the United States to work on this contract.
ï§ Security clearance on FEMA background check: Homeland Security FEMA Public Trust security process will begin upon hiring. All personnel must obtain an Entry-on-Duty (EOD) approval prior to their deployment.
ï§ Computer literacy and process orientation
ï§ Ability to work well in a team environment
ï§ Varies by experience and specialty
ï§ Working in team and/or remote setting with both FEMA personnel and other specialists
ï§ Execute recovery programs for damaged infrastructure
ï§ Create and review damage estimates with local officials
ï§ Participate in regular FEMA meetings by providing updates on work status
ï§ Inspect completed work for compliance with FEMA requirements
ï§ Document and advise FEMA staff on the technical aspects as per specialty