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    The ideal candidate for this position will have experience supervising a team of contractors and/or govt employees to include counseling, mentoring & administrative duties. As well as interacting and building relationships with federal, state and local entities. This position starts at a salary of $122,530 (GS-14). Apply for this exciting opportunity to become a member of the Technological Hazards Division(THD) within FEMA.

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    The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) is calling on those who want to help protect American interests and secure our Nation. DHS Components work collectively to prevent terrorism; secure borders and our transportation systems; protect the President and other dignitaries; enforce and administer immigration laws; safeguard cyberspace; and ensure resilience to disasters. We achieve these vital missions through a diverse workforce spanning hundreds of occupations. Make an impact; join DHS.

    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 lead the an CSEPP Program as a Supervisory Emergency Management Specialist, within Technological Hazards Division. Typical assignments include: 

    • Leading the development and implementation of National program guidelines consistent with National Preparedness System elements.
    • Supervising and directing professional, technical and administrative staff engaged in the Headquarters management and program oversight. Assigns, evaluates and rewards work.
    • Overseeing programmatic life cycle cost estimate budget integration, execution and staffing requirements
    • Determining Program requirements in close coordination with partners at DOD, FEMA Regions, states, tribes and counties to include preparedness elements as well as planning to sunset the Program.
    • Representing the THD Director and Deputy at meetings, communicates with key officials within and outside FEMA on Division program matters to enhance capabilities and build resilient communities.
    • Acts as a technical advisor to the THD Director and as liaison to executive and congressional level inquiries and intergovernmental preparedness forums.

    Travel Required

    50% or less - Occasional non-emergency travel may be required for this position.

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/589183600. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.