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Position Posted On:
7/19/2013
Employer:
AmeriCorps NCCC
Address:
1004 G Ave
Vinton, IA  52349
Website:

Job Title:
AmeriCorps NCCC FEMA Corps Team Leader
Job Type:
Community Service
Schedule:
Full Time
Hours Per Week:
40
Position Start Date:
Contact us for more information
Pay Rate:
$12,500 stipend
How To Apply:
Apply online at www.nationalservice.gov/nccc
Contact Name:
Krista Eichhorst  
Email:
keichhorst@cns.gov
Phone:
319-472-9664
Fax:
Job Description:
We’re looking for experienced leaders for FEMA Corps…this could be you. The AmeriCorps NCCC (National Civilian Community Corps) FEMA Corps Team Leader coordinates the activities of 10-12 Corps Members in service projects that solely focus on emergency management and long-term recovery activities with FEMA. You provide administrative and logistical support in areas that include: educating communities, assessing needs, and collecting information; developing materials that promote disaster preparation to the public; ordering materials, tracking inventory, loading supplies, and managing IT equipment; updating electronic files, managing data, and compiling reports; working with nonprofits and government agencies to coordinate services for disaster survivors; helping survivors complete applications for disaster assistance; assessing and reporting damage to public facilities; and setting up shelter operations. FEMA Corps Team Leaders serves as a role model, facilitator, educator and safety manager while encouraging high standards for 18-24 year old members. In exchange for an 11-month commitment, Team Leaders receive the following: living allowance of $12,500, room and board, limited health care benefits, education award of $5,550, student loan forbearance, uniforms and the opportunity to travel and learn new skills.
Job Qualifications:
AmeriCorps NCCC seeks applicants who have supervisory experience working with young adults and a high degree of patience, flexibility, and adaptability. The Team Leader position is a demanding job that requires long and intense hours. For more information, go to http://www.nationalservice.gov/nccc.