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    Summary

    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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    Responsibilities

    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.

    In this position, you will serve as a Training Specialist to deliver established curriculum, training tools, and course content for training provided by FEMA and ensuring that course content and delivery methods follow established training objective.  Typical assignments include:

    • Facilitating training courses using a full range of training strategies and aids.
    • Participating in and/or lead training courses, workshops, seminars, and conferences to promote FEMA overall training programs.
    • Collaborating with program offices to discuss a variety of training support and curricula issues.
    • Designing components of instruction e.g., sequencing and clustering of learning events and objectives, task learning relationships, and instructional design plans.
    • Creating concepts, strategies, and guidelines for new and existing courses.
    • Conducting studies on basic and advanced courses, instructional methods, failure and attrition, and other issues affecting trainees.
       

    Travel Required

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

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    NA

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/523948200. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.