Public Assistance Program Specialist-GS-0301-12


Vacancy ID: 782635   Announcement Number: MG-201201251-782635-KSTCO   USAJOBS Control Number: 330695600

Occupational/Assessment Questions:

1. Choose one answer for each question below that best describes your experience and/or education as related to the minimum qualification requirements for the GS-0301-12 Public Assistance (PA) Program ProgramEmergency Management Program Specialist position.

A. I have at least one year of specialized experience in the federal government, other state, local or non-profit organization, or the private sector that is equivalent to at least the GS-11 level that has given me experience in with FEMA's PA program and its related laws, regulations, or other directives which govern the public assistance program, including one or more of the following: (1) serving in a program role which involves program decision making; (2) evaluating extensive numbers of public assistance projects for both program eligibility and for closeout; (3) analyzing and answering grantee and sub grantee requests for technical assistance to resolve issues involving directives such as the 9500 series publications and policies and regulations which govern the Agency's PA program.
B. I do not have this experience.
THE RESUME YOU SUBMIT FOR THIS ANNOUNCEMENT MUST SUPPORT THE ANSWER YOU CLAIM UNDER THIS AND OTHER QUESTIONS. IF NOT, YOU WILL BE FOUND NOT QUALIFIED OR YOUR SCORE WILL BE LOWERED.

2. Choose one answer for each question below that best describes your experience and/or education as related to the minimum qualification requirements for the GS-0301-12 Public Assistance Program Specialist position.

A. I have at least one year of specialized experience in the federal government, other state, local or non-profit organization, or the private sector that is equivalent to at least the GS-11 that has given me experience in the PA program, its grant development phase; to include at least one or more of the following qualities and quantitative methods: (1) deployment to a Joint Disaster Field Office in a PA program role which included meeting disaster assistance applicants /grantees and the project formulation process. (2) experience and ability in applying the public assistance program grant assistance to applicants for debris removal, emergency protective measures, and permanent restoration of infrastructure.(3) experience in an ability implementing disaster recovery operations, developing program objectives and resolving grantee/sub grantee issues associated with a specific disaster program applications.
B. I do not have this experience.