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In order to be hired for this position, applicants must undergo and successfully pass a background investigation. This may include a review of financial issues, such as delinquency, child support and/or tax obligations, as well as certain criminal offenses and illegal use of or possession of drugs.
1 Are you willing to undergo a background investigation? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
This position requires the ability to deploy with little or no advance notice to anywhere in the United States or its territories for an extended period of time.
2 Are you available to deploy on 24 hour notice at all times (minimum of 275 days per year) unless on pre-approved Reservist (unpaid) leave (up to 90 days per year)? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
3 I understand that availability for deployment does not guarantee that I will be deployed. Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
4 I understand that Reservist employees are compensated only when deployed. Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
3097946 FEMA Reservist employees are required to maintain an address of primary residency (which will serve as the official duty station of the employee) in a Stafford Act "State", as defined in Section 102(4) of the Stafford Act. The Stafford Act states include one of the fifty States, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands, Guam, American Samoa, and the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands.
5 3097948 Do you meet this requirement? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
6 Are you willing to work in excess of eight hours a day or in excess of 40 hours in a given week, including weekends and holidays, and under stressful, physically demanding, and austere conditions? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
7

3193998 Please indicate where and when you obtained each of the specialized experience requirements listed in the Qualifications section of this Job Opportunity Announcement. Include in your response: (1) the area of specialized experience; (2) the place of employment; and, (3) the specific dates of employment the experience was gained in MM/DD/YYYY - MM/DD/YYYY format. Your response must be supported by your resume.

Example: Experience in developing and delivering presentations and training; ABC Company; 10/01/2016 - 05/15/2018.

Maximum length of 5000 characters. Answer to this question is required
8 3225388 How did you hear about this Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) job opportunity? Answer to this question is required
  • FEMA’s Facebook
  • FEMA’s Twitter
  • FEMA’s LinkedIn
  • FEMA’s GlassDoor
  • Careers.FEMA.gov website
  • Monster.com
  • Indeed
  • Zip Recruiter
  • USAJobs
  • State or Local Employment Office
  • DHS/FEMA Hiring Event (in person)
  • Conference or Meeting
  • Career / Job Fair
  • Conference or Meeting
  • FEMA Hiring Event (virtual)
  • FEMA Recruiter
  • Professional Organization
  • Through my college or university
  • FEMA Employee referral
  • Newspaper
  • Radio
  • Other
    8.1 3095446 Please specify how you learned about this Federal Emergency Management Agency job opportunity. Maximum length of 250 characters.
9 I understand the resume I have submitted for this position will be thoroughly reviewed to determine whether my experience and/or educational background is sufficient to meet basic and/or specialized experience requirements as outlined in this announcement. I also understand that if the information provided in my resume is not sufficient to support my responses to the vacancy announcement questions, it will affect the overall assessment of my application package. Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
10 3125489 I acknowledge that I have reviewed the Required Documents section of this announcement to determine which documents, if any, I need to provide in support of this application. Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
11 3125490 I understand that if I do not submit all REQUIRED documents by the closing date, it will affect the overall assessment of my application package. Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
12 Please take this opportunity to review your question responses to ensure their accuracy. By agreeing to the statement below, you are confirming that you understand this statement, have reviewed your responses to this questionnaire for accuracy, and verify that your responses accurately describe your current level of experience and capability. Failure to agree to the statement below will disqualify you from further consideration for the position Answer to this question is required
  • Yes, I verify that all of my responses to this questionnaire are true and accurate. I accept that if my supporting documentation and/or later steps in the selection process do not support one or more of my responses to the questionnaire that my application may be removed from further consideration.
  • No. I do not accept this agreement and/or I no longer wish to be considered for this position.
13 Select the statement that best describes your leadership and analytical skills and how you have utilized the skills in your employment. Answer to this question is required
  • I have developed policies, regulations, procedures and plans for implementation by senior officials in meeting the organization's goals and objectives.
  • I have prepared and presented analytical information to senior management officials within the organization.
  • I have developed comprehensive materials for reports, briefings, or meetings of senior management officials.
  • I have expert knowledge of my organization's goals and objectives, I have developed policies, regulations, procedures, and plans and have articulated them to senior management and implemented them within the organization.
  • I have written explanations or justifications on decisions, conclusions, findings, and recommendations to management officials within the organization.
  • I have developed issue papers, policy proposals, policy interpretations, and/or program instructions to address complex program and technical issues to be presented to congress.
  • None of the above.
14 3184656 Do you possess experience assisting in the development, writing, and editing of documents in a professional environment? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
15 3108680 Do you have experience working with community components and their planning processes? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
16 This position is responsible for communicating a variety of issues on an interpersonal level. Please indicate which of the following types of interpersonal (oral) communication duties you have performed on a regular basis as part of a job. Answers should be supported by specific information on your resume. Answer to this question is required
  • I have defended recommendations on controversial issues to senior management.
  • I have conducted or lead briefings, meetings, conferences, or negotiations.
  • I have mediated or facilitated problems and have provided solutions.
  • I have facilitated coordination of efforts between organizational entities.
  • I have briefed managers on organizational issues or similar topics.
  • I have served on panels, committees, or task forces.
  • I have provided briefings on study results at technical conferences or workshops.
  • None of the above
17 Do you have experience using Microsoft Office software to prepare correspondence, spreadsheets, reports, and slide presentations? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
18 In which of the following do you have knowledge of and experience in effectively communicating with top level officials in federal, state, local and/or tribal governments. Answer to this question is required
  • Communicating with senior officials in federal, state, local and/or tribal governments
  • Researching significant interagency issues and presenting reports, testimony, policies and guidance
  • Developing and presenting appropriate content for a target audience including conclusions or recommendations
  • Preparing and presenting speeches, briefings, or presentations to external audiences
  • None of the above.
19 Do you have an advanced educational degree or extensive equivalent experience in at least one of these areas related to communities (e.g. community or urban planning, architecture, city management, community development, economic development)? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No