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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 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.
14 Select the responses that describe your experience with the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP). Answer to this question is required
  • Monitored and reviewed complex investment decisions.
  • Developed independent recommendations for major insurance policy and program changes.
  • Managed development and sustainment of statistical information.
  • Developed policies, plans, and training regarding NFIP marketing and relations with Federal lending regulators involving multiple agencies and state and local government.
  • Analyzed and evaluated legislative, regulatory, or administrative remedies in cases where there were deficiencies in policies.
  • Coordinated stakeholders, government, and private industry to direct complex studies requiring analytical and statistical methods.
  • None of the above.
15 3088808: 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
16 Do you have an understanding of basic floodplain management concepts? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
17 3090079: From the list below, select the response(s) that describe your experience applying land use regulations. Answer to this question is required
  • I have worked as a community planner at the state, local, or tribal level.
  • I have worked as a community planner as part of a Community Planning Commission.
  • I have worked as an emergency manager with mitigation as a focus.
  • I have worked as a project officer on a smart-growth or re-development plan.
  • I have worked on a planning experience not listed above.
  • None of the above.
18 Do you have experience with DMA 2000 guidance, policies, and regulations related to implementing, developing, and advising on hazard mitigation plans and integrating the concepts and importance of mitigation into state & local planning activities and procedures? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
19 Select all responses that describe your experience conducting analytical studies. Answer to this question is required
  • I have applied analytical techniques to program effectiveness data.
  • Used data analysis to provide recommendations on the effectiveness of national-level program operations.
  • I have coordinated or led analytical studies on matters affecting federal, state and/or local units of government.
  • None of the above.
20 Do you have experience interpreting and/or applying extensive guides and complex regulations that apply to floodplain management principles? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
21 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
22 From the list below, select the response(s) that reflect your experience in support of Hazard Mitigation Community Planning: Answer to this question is required
  • Consulted on hazard mitigation plan development regulations or policies
  • Provided technical hazard mitigation planning guidance to stakeholders
  • Provided technical hazard mitigation operational guidance to stakeholders
  • Provided hazard mitigation planning guidance to hazard mitigation grants staff
  • Checked submitted hazard mitigation plans for compliance with hazard mitigation planning guidance
  • Coordinated with state and/or local entities to facilitate hazard mitigation plan development
  • Provided planning-related training support to states, tribes, or local governments
  • None of the above