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    The ideal candidate for this position will be experienced in providing a wide range of technical advice and guidance to managers, supervisors and employees on a consultative level pertaining to the recruitment of various positions. This position starts at a salary of $102,663 (GS-13). Apply for this exciting opportunity to become a member of the Office of the Chief Component Human Capital Officer team within FEMA.

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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.

    In this position, you will serve as a Human Resources Specialist. Typical assignments include:

    • Applying human resources concepts, principles, laws, regulations, and practices as well as special recruiting/hiring authorities and strategies, this includes the ability to analyze administrative and/or legislative initiatives to assess their impact on staffing and recruitment.
    • Providing comprehensive human resources services to management and employees throughout organizations serviced and to analyze, evaluate and recommend appropriate resolutions to complex interrelated HR problems and issues.
    • Serving as a consultant to managers in providing human resources services and conducting detailed analyses of complex functions within serviced organizations.
    • Interpreting and applying laws, regulations, policies, and practices to provide advice and guidance to officials, supervisors, and employees on a variety of human resources functions.
    • Assessing long-range needs for complex and highly technical human resources projects as well as managing multiple project priorities.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - Non-emergency travel 5%.

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/559964400. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.