Skip to main content

Vacancy Details

Grade: 00

No questions specified.

Grade: All Grades

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 3086047: Select the statement(s) that best describe(s) your experience in managing existing community plans. Answer to this question is required
  • I have maintained approved community plans by tracking updates and renewals.
  • I have provided input to senior management regarding community planning activities during steady state.
  • I have provided input to senior management regarding community planning activities during a disaster.
  • I have analyzed operations to determine effectiveness of plan activities.
  • I have provided recommendations based on identified issues regarding the effectiveness of a community plan.
  • I have coordinated the efforts of multiple stakeholders to ensure the successful implementation of a community plan.
  • None of the above.
14 3090067: From the list below, select the statement(s) that best describe(s) your experience developing community plans. Answer to this question is required
  • I have analyzed data to identify the needs of a community.
  • I have supported the identification and/or development of key community goals.
  • I have provided technical guidance to government officials about the development of sound planning strategies.
  • I have reviewed plans submitted by government officials to ensure compliance with rules and regulations.
  • I have developed partnerships with government officials or entities.
  • I have worked with government officials to identify priorities for planning activities.
  • I have advised government officials on planning issues as they relate to key programs.
  • None of the above.
15 3167455 From the list below, select the statement that describes the extent of your training and experience collecting data from a variety of stakeholders and sources (e.g., customer records, internal information systems, public data, etc.). Answer to this question is required
  • I have had training in data collection methods.
  • I have assisted in collecting data by performing tasks such as organizing data or documenting sources.
  • I have collected data, including coordinating with stakeholders to identify relevant sources of data.
  • I have led data collection efforts, including coordinating with stakeholders to identify relevant sources of data.
  • I have supervised data collection efforts, including coordinating with stakeholders to identify relevant sources of data.
  • I do not have training or experience performing this task.
16 Do you have experience serving in a representational role with management levels of internal and external stakeholders? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
17 Do you have experience working on a multi-discipline team that consulted on land development or redevelopment of communities, and/or planning and zoning requirements? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
18 3192072: Do you have experience applying project management/facilitation skills? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
19 3088904: From the list below, select the statement(s) that best describe(s) your experience making determinations on emergency management recovery efforts. Answer to this question is required
  • I have independently collected data to determine the impact (e.g., cost) of a disaster.
  • I have analyzed program inspection reports.
  • I have made recommendations regarding resources needed based on analysis of information.
  • I have allocated resources needed to support communities recovering from an emergency situation.
  • I have analyzed emergency management data to determine resources needed to support an emergency management situation.
  • I have worked with technical experts to determine the impact of a disaster.
  • I have provided critical information that informs operating plans to support recovery efforts.
  • I have reconciled differences between different jurisdictions during a recovery effort.
  • I have made decisions that affect program outcomes based on an assessment and interpretation of policy (e.g. reviewing legislation, regulations, procedures, and administrative actions).
  • None of the above.
20 3088879: From the list below, select the statement(s) that best describe(s) your experience managing projects and activities to meet program goals and achieve agency objectives. Answer to this question is required
  • I have served as a member of a project team.
  • I have set individual goals and objectives to meet team/organizational deadlines.
  • I have constructed a timeline for carrying out assigned project tasks.
  • I have determined the needed and available resources (e.g., technical expertise, equipment, and infrastructure) to successfully complete assigned project tasks.
  • I have reviewed my work products prior to submission to ensure that the supervisor's instructions on work priorities, methods, deadlines, and quality have been met.
  • None of the above.
21 3088877: Select the statement(s) that best describe(s) your experience developing and maintaining relationships with partners and stakeholders. Answer to this question is required
  • I have built working relationships with peers at the Federal, State, local, tribal, and/or territorial leadership to prepare for emergency management response activities.
  • I have coordinated with Federal, State, local, tribal, and/or territorial stakeholders to gather and/or exchange information during an emergency response activity.
  • I have directed team members that I had no direct authority over during a response to an emergency management situation.
  • I have regularly attended emergency management conferences and/or meetings to develop relationships with others in the emergency management field.
  • I have worked with technical experts to understand the magnitude of an emergency management situation.
  • I have cultivated relationships from inside and outside my organization to collaborate on the implementation of an integrated response to an emergency response.
  • None of the above.
22 3088876: From the list below, select the statement(s) that best describe(s) your experience communicating with stakeholders. Answer to this question is required
  • I have participated in briefing senior leadership on emergency management operating practices.
  • I have communicated organizational priorities to team members.
  • I have interpreted policy and guidance to others within my organization.
  • I have participated in reporting team activities to leadership.
  • I have provided information for inclusion in situational awareness briefings to senior leadership to inform decision-making.
  • I have provided feedback to my supervisor/team leader to improve emergency management operations.
  • I have presented information at internal meetings or training sessions.
  • I have represented my organization at recurring emergency management meetings.
  • I have assisted in briefing the public and/or disaster survivors (e.g., community meeting).
  • None of the above.
23 3088870: From the list below, select the entity(ies) with whom you have collaborated with during the recovery of an emergency management situation. Answer to this question is required
  • I have assisted as a member of a team in the collaboration with the Federal government during the recovery of an emergency management situation
  • I have assisted in collaborative efforts with a State government during the recovery of an emergency management situation.
  • I have assisted in collaborative efforts with a Local government during the recovery of an emergency management situation.
  • I have assisted in collaborative efforts with a Tribal government during the recovery of an emergency management situation.
  • I have assisted in collaborative efforts with a Territorial government (e.g., Puerto Rico) during the recovery of an emergency management situation.
  • I have assisted in collaborative efforts with a Commonwealth government (e.g., Virgin Islands) during the recovery of an emergency management situation.
  • I have assisted in collaborative efforts with a non-governmental organization during the recovery of an emergency management situation.
  • I have assisted in collaborative efforts with a private sector organization during the recovery of an emergency management situation.
  • None of the above.