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Portland, Oregon, United States of America
JOB #R2003570

Project Specialist - FEMA Public Assistance

ICF's Disaster Management division seeks Project Specialists who will support FEMA Public Assistance (PA) and Hazard Mitigation projects in Oregon following the recent wildfire and straight-line wind events. As a Project Specialist you will be responsible for supporting and providing technical assistance on recovery and mitigation projects.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide technical assistance and expertise in the management of FEMA recovery operations

  • Maintain a complete understanding of all applicable FEMA PA policies, requirements, and evaluating protocols

  • Support senior program staff in briefing, reporting, and coordinating activities with FEMA

  • Analyze and evaluate selected project applications, supporting documentation, and inspection reports for accuracy and compliance with applicable FEMA policies and procedures

  • Evaluate project worksheets (PWs) for eligible damages

  • Ensure quality, completeness, and on-time delivery of assigned tasks

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree

  • 3+ years of FEMA project experience

Preferred Skills/Experience:

  • Experience in the critical infrastructure market, specifically the utility sector

Professional Skills:

  • Ability to prioritize and handle multiple projects in a changing work environment

  • Ability to work independently and/or on a team

  • Strong organizational and leadership skills and strong verbal and written communication skills

  • Exceptional research skills

  • Proficiency in MS Office Applications (Word, PowerPoint, Outlook, Excel)

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Working at ICF

Working at ICF means applying a passion for meaningful work with intellectual rigor to help solve the leading issues of our day. Smart, compassionate, innovative, committed, ICF employees tackle unprecedented challenges to benefit people, businesses, and governments around the globe. We believe in collaboration, mutual respect, open communication, and opportunity for growth. If you’re seeking to make a difference in the world, visit www.icf.com/careers to find your next career. ICF—together for tomorrow.

ICF is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity at all levels. (EOE – Minorities/Females/ Protected Veterans Status/Disability Status/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity). For more information, please read our EEO & AA policy.

Reasonable Accommodations are available for disabled veterans and applicants with disabilities in all phases of the application and employment process. To request an accommodation please email icfcareercenter@icf.com and we will be happy to assist. All information you provide will be kept confidential and will be used only to the extent required to provide needed reasonable accommodations. Read more about non-discrimination:  EEO is the law and  Pay Transparency Statement.

Portland, OR (OR08)

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