Disability Integration Advisor Lead

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Company Name: FEMA (Federal Emergency Management Agency)

Position: Part-time

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Job Description for Disability Integration Advisor Lead

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.
 
A Disability Integration Advisor Lead serves as the lead expert level advisor to the Command Staff and program areas providing expert level advice, guidance and technical assistance on programmatic, physical and effective communication access for people with disability and others with access and functional need for all Presidentially Major Disaster and Emergency Declarations. 
In this position typical assignments will include, but are not limited to:

  • Leading all Disability Integration staff and managing activities at a Joint Field Office.
  • Advising, developing, and delivering technical training to guide, facilitate and achieve equal access throughout all disaster programs and services.
  • Establishing and maintaining tone and tenor of Disability Integration across all aspects of response, recovery and mitigation while providing strategic analyses addressing disaster staffing, efficiency and capabilities to support disaster operations.
  • Engaging existing coalitions as partners and building coalitions internally and with other Federal agencies, State and local tribal territorial governments, nonprofit and private sector organizations, and disability advocacy leaders to achieve inclusive emergency management.
  • Establishing and managing organizational and information resources strategically to achieve measurable outcomes which prioritize the needs of disaster survivors.
  • Meeting organizational goals and customer expectations and making decisions that produce high-quality results by applying technical knowledge, analyzing problems, and calculating risks.

 
  

Job Requirements for Disability Integration Advisor Lead

In this position typical assignments will include, but are not limited to:

  • Leading all Disability Integration staff and managing activities at a Joint Field Office.
  • Advising, developing, and delivering technical training to guide, facilitate and achieve equal access throughout all disaster programs and services.
  • Establishing and maintaining tone and tenor of Disability Integration across all aspects of response, recovery and mitigation while providing strategic analyses addressing disaster staffing, efficiency and capabilities to support disaster operations.
  • Engaging existing coalitions as partners and building coalitions internally and with other Federal agencies, State and local tribal territorial governments, nonprofit and private sector organizations, and disability advocacy leaders to achieve inclusive emergency management.
  • Establishing and managing organizational and information resources strategically to achieve measurable outcomes which prioritize the needs of disaster survivors.
  • Meeting organizational goals and customer expectations and making decisions that produce high-quality results by applying technical knowledge, analyzing problems, and calculating risks.

 
To apply online, visit https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/475041500 OR send your resume to fema-careers@fema.dhs.gov

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Majors Desired

Business
Computer
Engineering
Graphics/Art/Printing
Health Sciences
Liberal Arts
Science
Sustainability

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