Disability Integration Advisor

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Company Name: FEMA (Federal Emergency Management Agency)

Position: Part-time

Start Date:

Location(s):: Various Locations

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Job Description for Disability Integration Advisor

FEMA is seeking talented men and women who are eager to assist disaster survivors as a FEMA Reservist.  Reservists are vital employees, to FEMA’s disaster workforce, who work on an on-call, intermittent basis to support disaster survivors when they are most in need. They are the main FEMA workforce during an emergency or disaster that assists the agency in accomplishing its mission.  Disability Integration Cadre positions are still available.  If you possess customer service experience, and are willing to travel and directly support survivors, then consider one of the leadership positions below and apply for an on-call Reservist opportunity within the Disability Integration Cadre.

Job Requirements for Disability Integration Advisor

A Disability Integration Advisor is responsible for providing subject matter expertise, guidance and resources to all FEMA programs and services during response and recovery for disasters to ensure programs and services are integrated and fully accessible to survivors with disabilities and other individuals with access and functional needs.
In this position typical assignments will include, but are not limited to:

  • Participating as part of a team in facility site evaluation for Disaster Recovery Centers (DRCs) within 48 hours of a validated State's request.
  • Working collaboratively and providing guidance to External Affairs, Disaster Survivor Assistance, Individual Assistance, Recovery and other program areas that interface with the community.
  • Providing guidance for State and local governmental agencies to assist with ensuring people with disabilities and/or other access and functional needs have equal access to programs and services.
  • Providing Support Services Branch or designee guidance and technical assistance to establish accessibility at Disaster Recovery Center and other field locations pursuant to establish Agency policy guidance.

To apply online, visit https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/475041900 OR send your resume to fema-careers@fema.dhs.gov

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Majors Desired

Health Sciences
Liberal Arts

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