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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 I have experience conveying technical information to non-technical audiences. Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
14 Do you have experience applying general engineering concepts related to floodplain management, construction, and/or roadway/drainage projects? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
15 I possess the ability to conduct benefit cost analysis (BCA). Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
16 I have experience converting highly technical information into formats for use by non-technical audiences. Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
17 I have prepared a variety of technical reports to support hazard and performance analysis. Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
18 3088822: From the list below, select the hazard mitigation regulation(s) that you have experience interpreting and applying. Answer to this question is required
  • Flood Insurance Reform Act (FIRA)
  • Stafford Act
  • 44 Code of Federal Regulations (CFR)
  • National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP)
  • None of the above
19 3116341 From the list below, select the statement(s) that describe(s) your experience interpreting and communicating policies, procedures, regulations, program research and policy analysis with internal and external stakeholders. Answer to this question is required
  • I have experience developing and implementing a communications strategy for policies, procedures, business plans, and departmental activities.
  • I have experience interpreting, and effectively communicating policies, procedures, and regulations.
  • I have experience preparing oral and written reports and presentations, with collateral materials to support the understanding of policies, procedures and regulations (i.e., graphs, charts, and reports that are clear concise and effective).
  • I have experience developing complex analytical documents evaluating programs or policies.
  • I have experience developing policy guidance notices, procedures, briefing papers or talking points for senior managers.
  • I have developed research papers that analyze various industry practices around specific programs or policies.
  • None of the above.
20 3177862 From the list below, select the statement that best describes your experience working with team members and colleagues. Answer to this question is required
  • I have developed partnerships to guarantee policy and regulations are followed in field operations.
  • I have worked with multidisciplinary project teams to execute emergency management programs.
  • I have developed partnerships and collaborated with colleagues and government officials.
  • I have cultivated relationships with both public and private sector entities.
  • I have successfully maintained relationships with public and private sector entities.
  • I have leveraged internal and external relationships to improve emergency management practices.
  • None of the above.
21 Do you have at least one year of experience conducting benefit-cost analysis on mitigation projects? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
22 Select the response that best describes your education and experience in accordance with requirements for engineering positions. You must provide supporting documentation so that your answer can be verified. Answer to this question is required
  • I have a professional engineering degree from an accredited university or college which included differential and integral calculus and courses (more advanced than 1st year physics/chemistry) in 5 of the following 7 areas of engineering science or physics: statics, dynamics, strength of materials, fluid mechanics, hydraulics, thermodynamics, electrical fields/circuits, nature and property of materials, or any comparable area of fundamental engineering science/physics, such as optics, heat transfer, soil mechanics, or electronics.
  • I have a combination of work experience and education from an accredited university or college that combined is equivalent to a bachelor's degree in engineering as demonstrated by current registration as a professional engineer by any State, the District of Columbia, Guam, or Puerto Rico.
  • I have a combination of work experience and education from an accredited university or college that combined is equivalent to a bachelor`s degree in engineering as demonstrated by passing the Engineer-in-Training (EIT) exam or required written test for professional registration administered by Boards of Engineering Examiners in any State, District of Columbia, Guam, or Puerto Rico.
  • I have a combination of work experience and education from an accredited university or college that combined are equivalent to a bachelor`s degree in engineering as demonstrated by completion of 60 semester hours of courses in physical, mathematical, and engineering sciences, including courses specified in response Choice 1.
  • I completed a curriculum leading to a bachelor`s degree from an accredited university or college in engineering technology or another appropriate field (e.g., physics, chemistry, architecture, computer science, mathematics, hydrology, or geology), and have at least 1 year of professional engineering experience acquired under professional engineering supervision and guidance.
  • I do not meet any of the requirements as described above.
23 3225374 Select the response that best describes your education and/or experience. Answer to this question is required
  • I possess the specialized experience as described in the vacancy announcement.
  • I have successfully completed a Master's or equivalent graduate degree or an LL.B. or J.D. (if related), or at least two full years of progressively higher level graduate education leading to such a degree (Transcript required).
  • I do not meet any of the requirements as described above.