Job Title:Emergency Management Program Specialist (Public Assistance), GS-0301-09
Department:Department Of Homeland Security
Agency:Federal Emergency Management Agency
Job Announcement Number:MG-2013-01991-LDC-863019DE
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|$50,628.00 to $78,355.00 / Per Year|
|Tuesday, April 02, 2013 to Sunday, April 07, 2013|
SERIES & GRADE:
|Full Time - Permanent|
|1 vacancy in the following location:|
Bothell, WA United StatesView Map
WHO MAY APPLY:
|United States Citizens|
Do you desire to protect American interests and secure our Nation while building a meaningful and rewarding career? If so, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) is calling. DHS components work collectively to prevent terrorism, secure borders, enforce and administer immigration laws, safeguard cyberspace and ensure resilience to disasters. The vitality and magnitude of this mission is achieved by a diverse workforce spanning hundreds of occupations. Make an impact; join DHS.
When disaster strikes, America looks to FEMA. Now FEMA looks to you. Join our team and use your talent to support Americans in their times of greatest need. The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) prepares the nation for all hazards and manages Federal response and recovery efforts following any national incident. We foster innovation, reward performance and creativity, and provide challenges on a routine basis with a well-skilled, knowledgeable, high performance workforce.
Who May Apply
· All U.S. Citizens
· For definitions of terms found in this announcement, please click here
· This position opportunity is also being advertised at the GS-9 grade level under Merit Promotion. See announcmeent number 2013-01991-LDC-862800MP; for the GS-11 and GS-12 grade levels please see vacancy announcement numbers MG-2013-01991-LDC-863198MP and MG-2013-01991-LDC-863510DE for additional information.
This position is located in the Recovery Division, Public Assistance Branch of the Region X office of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), Department of Homeland Security (DHS). The Emergency Management Program Specialist, Public Assistance (EMPS-PA), serves under the direction of the Branch Chief, Public Assistance Branch, Recovery Division. The selected applicant will assist in directing implementation of public assistance programs. During disaster field operations and follow-up activities in the regional Office, in the absence of the Branch Chief, the EMPS (PA) may be required to supervise, manage, or coordinate the activities of Federal, State and local technical personnel, other permanent full-time staff at lower grades within Public Assistance and Disaster Assistance Employees (DAEs). This is an excellent opportunity for a motivated disaster assistance professional with a background in Public Assistance.
PROMOTION POTENTIAL: Future promotions will be dependent on your ability to perform the duties at a higher level, the continuing need for an employee assigned to the higher level, and administrative approval.
EMERGENCY ASSIGNMENT: For all non-bargaining unit positions, the following applies: Every FEMA employee has regular and recurring emergency management responsibilities, though not every position requires routine deployment to disaster sites. All positions are subject to recall around the clock for emergency management operations, which may require irregular work hours, work at locations other than the official duty station, and may include duties other than those specified in the employee's official position description. Travel requirements in support of emergency operations may be extensive in nature (weeks to months), with little advance notice, and may require employees to relocate to emergency sites with physically austere and operationally challenging conditions.
Relocation expenses are not authorized for this position.
- You must be a U.S. citizen to apply for this position.
- You must be able to obtain a Public Trust security clearance.
- You may be required to undergo periodic drug testing.
- This position may require occasional non-emergency travel.
- Direct Deposit is mandatory.
- Males born after 12/31/59 - Selective Service Registration required.