Supervisory Emergency Management Specialist Job

Vacancy No. Department Federal Emergency Management Agency
Salary $110,283.00 to $148,967.00 Grade 14 to 14
Perm/Temp Temporary FT/PT Full-time
Open Date 1/12/2018 Close Date 1/20/2018
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Job Description (Please follow all instructions carefully)


  • Open & closing dates

    01/12/2018 to 01/20/2018

  • Salary

    $110,283 to $148,967 per year

  • Pay scale & grade

    IC 14

  • Work schedule

    Full-Time - Full Time

  • Appointment type

    Term - Temporary - Not to Exceed 2 Years


4 vacancies in the following locations:

Relocation expenses reimbursed


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  • Duties



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

    The individual will serve as a Deputy Director at the Public Assistance (PA) Consolidated Resource Center in Denton, TX or Winchester, VA. They will each manage teams of costing and technical specialists responsible for developing PA subgrants. The individual ensures subgrants are developed in accordance with applicable rules and timeframes and all mission requirements set by leadership are met within the allotted timeframe. This position starts at a salary of $110,283 (IC-14).

    Apply for this exciting opportunity to become a member of the PA Consolidation Resource Center team within FEMA.

    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.

    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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    In this position, the incumbent will manage teams of costing and technical specialists responsible for developing PA subgrants.

    Typical assignments include:

    • Developing Public Assistance subgrants or projects, managing staff in development of infrastructure-related scopes of work and cost estimates.
    • Coordinating with various stakeholders to identify, collect, and utilize documentation required to complete subgrants or projects.
    • Developing appropriate strategies to address deficiencies in the grant formulation process.

    Travel Required

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

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


    Who May Apply

    This job is open to…

    This announcement will close at 11:59 pm Eastern Time (ET) on Saturday, January 20, 2018 OR at 11:59 pm ET on the date the 200th application is received, whichever comes first.

    Questions? This job is open to 1 group.

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