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Federal Transit Administration SENIOR EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT SPECIALIST in Washington, District Of Columbia


The incumbent serves as a SENIOR EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT SPECIALIST in the Division of Program Operations (TSO-22), Office of Transit Safety and Oversight (TSO), Federal Transit Administration (FTA).



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To meet the minimum qualifications for this position, you must meet the experience qualifications for the grade at which you are requesting consideration. To qualify for a GS-14, based on experience, you must have at least one full year of specialized experience equivalent to the GS-13, which must include: Experience developing and implementing agency-wide policies, planning and procedures for emergency management and intelligence. Experience interpreting and implementing statutory and regulatory requirements for emergency management and intelligence. Experience working within Federal continuity of operations and national response programs and requirements. Experience developing and presenting national-level emergency coordination and security guidance to high-ranking officials. KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES (KSAs): Your qualifications will be evaluated on the basis of your level of knowledge, skills, abilities and/or competencies in the following areas: Interpersonal Skills Communication Skills Emergency Preparedness, Response and Recovery Emergency Operations Planning This is an exciting opportunity for a career with the Federal Transit Administration. The Ideal Candidate is a senior-level professional with strong leadership skills to execute and manage an agency's Federal continuity of operations, emergency management, and national response programs. For all types of consideration, experience refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service programs (e.g., Peace Corps, AmeriCorps) and other organizations (e.g., professional; philanthropic; religious; spiritual; community, student, social). Volunteer work helps build critical competencies, knowledge, and skills and can provide valuable training and experience that translates directly to paid employment. You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer experience. For additional information about applying to Federal positions, please click on the following link: Other applicants must meet all qualification requirements by the closing date of this announcement.



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