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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 From the list below, select the Microsoft Office product(s) that you are able to use without assistance to create professional products. Please select all that apply. Answer to this question is required
  • Word
  • Excel
  • Access
  • Publisher
  • Power Point
  • Project
  • Outlook
  • Visio
  • None of the above
9 Select all of the statements(s) that describe your experience with written or oral communications. Your resume must support the responses that you select below: Answer to this question is required
  • I have briefed senior-level federal, state, tribal, or local officials on federal disaster program policy or guidance.
  • I have briefed senior-level federal, state, tribal, or local officials on the status of program-related disaster field operations.
  • I have participated in the development of approved federal- or state-level government training courses.
  • I have delivered approved federal- or state-level government training courses to federal, state, or tribal employees.
  • I have briefed Congressional representatives or their staff members on incident or disaster recovery operations.
  • I have briefed contentious audiences or the general public on federal disaster assistance made available as a result of an incident.
  • I have used analysis of operational issues to prepare findings, reports, or recommendations.
  • I do not possess any of the experiences listed above.
10 Which answer best describes your experience identifying problem solving processes to meet program goals? Answer to this question is required
  • I provided input to an after-action report based on an exercise or real-life response.
  • I served on a strategic-level process improvement team in my organization.
  • I provided feedback to supervisors/managers on ways to improve processes.
  • I wrote, or revised, a Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) for a watch/operations center.
  • I participated in training on new processes that improved response.
  • I made decisions on the spot that resulted in an improved process or procedure.
  • None of the above.
11 3113437 From the list below, select the statement(s) that best describe(s) your knowledge and ability to collect, review and analyze organizational information and reports to support management decision making, derive solutions or recommend process improvements. Answer to this question is required
  • I have had training in collection and analysis of organizational information to support decision making, but have not yet performed it on the job.
  • I have collected and reviewed information to support required management decision making and have prepared recommendations for process improvements, with knowledge of management principles and techniques.
  • I have experience extracting prepared reports from automated systems or historical records, and analyzing data in accordance with prescribed guidance for decision making and process improvement purposes.
  • I have extensive knowledge of and experience in administering organizational reviews and analyzing trends to determine process improvements or remedial actions and have knowledge of and experience in applying organizational management principles and techniques to support senior management decision making.
  • I have not had any training or experience in performing this task.
12 Select the statement(s) that describe your administrative experience. Choose all that apply: Answer to this question is required
  • Communicated with internal customers.
  • Communicated with external customers.
  • Received office visitors.
  • Answered office phone calls.
  • Reviewed correspondence and/or reports for accuracy and completeness.
  • Scheduled ancillary rooms.
  • Updated menus and/or schedules on an Intranet web site.
  • None of the above.
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3225375 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 4-year course of study leading to a bachelor's degree (Transcript required).
  • I do not meet any of the requirements as described above.
14 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
    14.1 3095446 Please specify how you learned about this Federal Emergency Management Agency job opportunity. Maximum length of 250 characters.
15 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
16 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
17 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
18 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.