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    This position is being announced under FEMA's Cadre of On-call Response/Recovery Employee (CORE) Program.  This is a temporary appointment in the Excepted Service, not to exceed 2 years, with the option to extend based on workload and funding availability. Veterans Preference does not apply to the CORE selection process.

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    When disaster strikes, America looks to the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). Now FEMA looks to you. Join our team and use your talent to support Americans in their times of greatest need. 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. Please visit www.fema.gov for additional information.

    EMERGENCY ASSIGNMENT: 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.

    As the Assistant Reservist Program Manager, you will provide analytical and coordination support to the Reservist Program Manager. This position starts at a salary of $81,548 (IC-12). Apply for this exciting opportunity to become a member of the Logistics team within FEMA.

    In this position, you will provide support and coordination to management and the assigned program area Reservist Program Manager (RPM) through conducting of studies and tasks designed to ensure the alignment of the program with the agency's operational and administrative policies and procedures. Typical duties include:

    • Coordinating human resources, property issuance, and security clearance matters with program specialist in property management, human capital, and security offices
    • Conducting analytical studies and evaluations focused on the establishment of a proper number of responders and the appropriate number of personnel trained, exercised, and equipped to accomplish disaster response mission activities
    • Assisting in the development, review, update, and assignment of Position Task Books for each Reservist
    • Collecting and conducting ongoing analysis of key program performance data and metrics and developing recommendations

    Promotion Potential: Positions filled under Stafford Act regulations generally do not have documented promotion potential; however, dependent on an employee’s ability to perform higher level duties, the continuing need for an employee to perform work associated with a higher level position, and administrative recommendation and approval, promotions may be earned by CORE employees.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - Occasional non-emergency travel may be required.

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/516065900. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.