FEMA Environmental Planner
Woolpert, Inc. is a cutting-edge national architecture, engineering and geospatial (AEG) firm that delivers value to clients by blending engineering excellence with innovative technology and geospatial applications.
Woolpert has been contracted to support FEMA in disaster recovery efforts by providing professional engineering services in the inspection and assessment of public infrastructure, transportation, and buildings. This is an amazing opportunity to employ your unique skillsets by providing assistance and support to communities when they need it most.
The Environmental Planner will be involved in large/complex FEMA recovery projects located in 17 states across the mid-west including Ohio, Michigan, Indiana, Illinois, Wisconsin, Minnesota, Arkansas, Louisiana, Oklahoma, Texas, New Mexico, Colorado, Utah, Wyoming, North and South Dakota, and Montana.
This individual should have expertise specific to their professional background and must be available to deploy within the 17-state region listed above. Response and Recovery Deployment scenarios will vary on each task order, ranging from 6-12 months. Candidates must be able to deploy the entire duration of the assigned task order and any option periods. The FEMA Environmental Planner can fulfill the Environmental and Historic Preservation (EHP) Specialist position for the FEMA Public Assistance Technical Assistance Contract (PA TAC) IV contract. The EHP Specialist conducts site inspections and ensure that any proposed project actions comply with environmental, floodplain, and historic preservation laws, regulations, and executive orders. This may include conducting environmental assessments and environmental impact statements
In order to qualify for this position, your resume must provide sufficient experience and/or education, knowledge, skills, and abilities, to perform the duties of the specific position for which you are being considered.
Education & Experience:
A related degree is required + 5 or more years of field experience.
Must be a US Citizen per contract requirements
Ability to obtain a FEMA Entry of Duty (EOD) clearance which includes a background investigation with fingerprint and credit checks
Experience in disaster recovery preferred, previous FEMA experience a plus
Ability to provide excellent customer service
Excellent written and verbal communication skills in a dynamic environment
Ability to work independently as well as in a collaborative team environment
Requires 100% travel with 1-week rotations back home every 45 days, all federal holidays paid, and full benefits while deployed
Hourly position with all overtime paid at time and
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