FEMA is seeking applicants for 100 reservist positions for Public Assistance (PA) Site Inspector Specialists in various locations.
FEMA provides help and support to people in the midst of an emergency situation and those dealing with the aftermath. Reservists are brought to the site to assist in federally declared disaster operations. PA specialists will conduct site inspections of claimed disaster-related damage. Essential knowledge for these positions include: understanding and experience related to general engineering and construction practices for public infrastructure, experience inspecting and assessing damaged infrastructure and general knowledge of building codes and standards.
Preferred professional certifications: construction management, construction and building inspectors, disaster recovery specialists, sewage and waste water treatment experts, roads and bridge work and customer service experience.
Those who sign up for the Reservist Program must be able to deploy with little or no notice to anywhere in the United States and its territories for an extended period of time. While activated and deployed you will serve in a federal travel status and be entitled to lodging, transportation and per diem reimbursement for authorized expenses in accordance with travel regulations. Expected hourly rate will be up to $24/hour, depending on experience.
All applications must be sent via e-mail to: FEMA-DR4277-LA-LOCALHIRES@FEMA.DHS.GOV with the following subject line: 2401 – Public Assistance Site Inspector Specialist – PA. Applications will be accepted through 4/29/2017. For more information visit www.laworks.net.