Emergency Management Specialist

General Support Services Springfield, Virginia


Description

About HHB Systems:

HHB Systems is a small veteran owned business known for systems engineering and technical assistance on world class programs. We lead the way in professional management advisory services; analytic support; cybersecurity; systems engineering; systems and application design; acquisitions and integration; as well a systems administration of major analytical DoD operational systems. We are looking for talented, creative, team-oriented professionals who take pride in providing innovative, relevant, and actionable solutions for our customers' most challenging problems.

HHB Systems is seeking professionals to provide support services that enable effective operations across the key components and offices across the National Geospatial-intelligence Agency.  This program is designed to provide access to a large quantity of qualified cleared personnel with skills in management and technical services support, which will allow NGA to more efficiently fulfill its mission of providing timely, relevant, accurate and actionable geospatial intelligence in support of national security. We have multiple openings and seek a broad range of experience. Compensation and responsibilities will be commensurate with the experience of the candidates.

We are seeking an Emergency Management Specialists to support our customer at the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA). The ideal candidate will support agency planning for Emergency Management (EM) which includes all-hazard Emergency Preparedness (EP), Antiterrorism/Force Protection (AT/FP), Land Mobile Radio (LMR), Continuity of Operations and Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear and High-Yield Explosive (CBRNE). Interprets government regulations and applicable codes and advises government management on the best course of action to ensure compliance. Develops programs, procedures and contingency plans based on a risk approach and proposes solutions that monitor, evaluate and enable resolution to safeguard the workforce, reduce property loss, and support NGA mission continuity. Through all-hazards mitigation, preparedness, response and recovery program efforts, EM orchestrates unity of effort across NGA to safeguard the workforce, reduce property loss, and support NGA mission continuity. Prepares and conducts briefings and overviews to educate Agency personnel and submits position and information papers in response to government requirements.  Reaches out to identify opportunities for internal and external partnership development and supports/maintains information-sharing relationships. Identifies best practices, benchmarks and lessons learned across the EM discipline and makes continuous improvements to EM programs, procedures and capabilities.

Requirements:

  • TS/SCI clearance 

For candidates with less than 3 years of experience

  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience within related field.
  • Experience in one or more areas of the following:  All-Hazards EP, CBRNE, Crisis Management, Continuity of Operations, Strategic EM or CBRNE Planning and Policy and participation in EM or Continuity of Operations exercises. 
  • Certification from FEMA for Incident Command System (ICS) training (e.g., ICS-100/200/700/800).ICS-300 within one year of onboarding.

For candidates with 3-6 years of experience

  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience within related field. 
  • Experience in two or more areas of the following:  All-Hazards EP, CBRNE, Crisis Management, Continuity of Operations, Strategic EM, CBRNE or Antiterrorism/Force Protection (AT/FP) Planning and Policy and participation in EM or Continuity of Operations exercises.
  • Certification from FEMA for Incident Command System (ICS) training (e.g., ICS-100/200/300/700/800).

For candidates with 7-10 years of experience

  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience within related field. 
  • Experience in performing three or more areas of the following:  All-Hazards EP, LMR Program, CBRNE, Crisis Management, Strategic EM, CBRNE or Antiterrorism/Force Protection (AT/FP) Planning and Policy and participation in EM or Continuity of Operations exercises, and participation in national or DoD level homeland security EM or Mission Assurance exercises. 
  • Certification from FEMA for Incident Command System (ICS) training (e.g., ICS-100/200/300/400/700/800) and Level I Professional Continuity Planner certificate required. 
  • Industry certification from International Association of Emergency Management (IAEM) desired.

For candidates with 11+ years of experience

  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience within related field. 
  • Experience in performing three or more areas of the following:  All-Hazards EP, CBRNE, Crisis Management, Strategic EM, CBRNE or Antiterrorism/Force Protection (AT/FP) Planning and Policy, and participation in national or DoD level homeland security EM or Mission Assurance exercises. 
  • Certification from FEMA for Incident Command System (ICS) training (e.g., ICS-100/200/300/400/700/800), Level I Professional Continuity Planner certificate required. 
  • Industry certification from International Association of Emergency Management (IAEM) strongly desired – if not held, able to achieve, independent of this position, all requirements for certification within 6 months considering IAEM’s required standards of experience and training.
  • Cognizant of national and DNI policies and provides expertise to act as trusted advisor to NGA senior leadership. 
  • Specialist in functional area of with extensive evidence of ability to provide strategic direction in leading activities in support of team and enterprise objectives.

WORKING CONDITIONS: The work is typically performed in an office environment and at client site locations; which requires proper safety precautions. The above job description is not intended to be; nor should it be construed as; exhaustive of all responsibilities; skills; efforts; or working conditions associated with this job. Requests for reasonable accommodations will be considered to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the principal (essential) functions of this job.

HHB Systems is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. We welcome and encourage diversity in our workforce. It is the policy of HHB Systems to provide equal employment opportunity to all employees and qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, disability, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other protected characteristic under federal, state or local laws.