MARYLAND EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT AGENCY
CAMP FRETTERD MILITARY RESERVATION
5401 RUE SAINT LO DRIVE
REISTERSTOWN, MD 21136
This is a position specific recruitment to fill one vacancy for an Administrator II (Public Assistance Officer) position at the Maryland Emergency Management Agency located in Reisterstown, Maryland. Those who are interested in future vacancies within this classification will need to re-apply at that time.
RECRUITMENT FOR: ADMINISTRATOR II (PUBLIC ASSISTANCE OFFICER)
(Please list job title and announcement number on your application).
SALARY: $43,725 – $56,750 (Grade 17)
CLOSING DATE: Monday, October 31, 2011
NATURE OF WORK: This position is responsible for managing and administering the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s Public Assistance (PA) Disaster Assistance program for the State of Maryland. The Public Assistance program is FEMA’s largest disaster recovery program.
Administration of the PA program encompasses pre-disaster preparation and post event management of disaster recovery efforts, including coordinating damage assessments, conducting State operations in the Joint Field Office (JFO), reviewing claims, processing appeals and closing out projects.
These duties are mandated by Federal Law (Robert T. Stafford Act, as amended), and involve working directly with federal, state and local officials and legislators and providing guidance and technical support for the PA program.
APPLICANTS MUST MEET THE MINIMUM AND SELECTIVE QUALIFICATIONS TO BE CONSIDERED.
Education: A Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university.
Experience: Four (4) years of experience in administrative staff or professional work.
Notes: 1. Additional experience in administrative staff or professional work may be substituted on a year-for-year basis for the required education.
2. Additional graduate level education at an accredited college or university may be substituted at the rate of 30 semester credit hours on a year to year basis for the required general experience.
Experience: At least one (1) year of above experience must have involved one or more of the following: the supervision of other employees, overseeing and coordinating the general operations of a program, applying rules and regulations, or exercising responsibility for the development of policies or procedures.
PREFERRED QUALIFICATION: Experience with disaster assistance/recovery programs.
LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS AND CERTIFICATES:
Employees in this classification may be assigned duties which require the operation of a motor vehicle. Employees assigned such duties will be required to possess a motor vehicle operator’s license valid in the State of Maryland.
SELECTION PROCESS AND ASSESSMENT: Please provide sufficient information on your application to indicate that you meet the minimum and selective qualifications for this recruitment. All information concerning your qualifications must be submitted by the closing date. Qualified applicants will be ranked as BEST QUALIFED, BETTER QUALIFIED OR QUALIFED and placed on the employment (eligible) list for at least one year.
EXAMINATION: Your application is part of the examination process. The examination will consist of a rating of your education, training and experience related to the requirements of this position. The rating will be based on the information provided on your State application (MS-100). Therefore, it is important that you provide all the experience and education that is related to this position completely and accurately.
TO APPLY: Please submit a Maryland State Employment Application (MS-100) for this position. You must list the job title and the announcement number on your application. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of completing the application. Information must be submitted by the closing date. The Human Resource Department is not responsible for applications sent to any other address. Sending the application to a different address will result in not being considered.
FORWARD A COMPLETED APPLICATION FORM (MS-100) BY THE CLOSING DATE TO:
Maryland Emergency Management Agency
Camp Fretterd Military Reservation
5401 Rue Saint Lo Drive
Reisterstown, MD 21136
Attn: Human Resources
Applications are available at www.dbm.maryland.gov or www.mema.state.md.us.
An Equal Opportunity/ADA Employer