The ideal candidate for this position will have experience in urban or regional planning; spatial data technologies, including data formats and their implementation; and demonstrating ability to work with multi-disciplinary teams to implement risk reduction strategies. This position starts at a salary of $78,081 (GS-11). Apply for this exciting opportunity to become a member of the Regional Office, Region 9 team within FEMA.
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In this position, you will be responsible for developing and delivering risk data, analysis, and technical assistance to local jurisdictions in order to increase their risk awareness and support their efforts for risk reduction. Typical assignments include:
- Increasing community capacity for long term risk reduction by identifying technical assistance requirements, aligning resources or providing direct assistance.
- Performing a full range of project management duties including ensuring data and documentation management.
- Performing as the subject matter expert on data and analytics matters related to the Risk MAP program providing technical assistance to State, Tribal and local jurisdictions for data capture, risk assessment, and risk reduction.
25% or less - 25% travel may be required.
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