New York State
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Disaster Recovery Specialist

Disaster Recovery Specialist

Tectonic Engineering & Surveying Consultants, P.C.

Posted By:
Tectonic Engineering & Surveying Consultants, P.C.
Date Posted: October 27, 2017
New York City
Community Reconstruction (CR)
Position Title:
Disaster Recovery Specialist
Job Type:
Job ID: #614


TECTONIC, a multi-disciplined professional services firm, is seeking a Disaster Recovery Specialist with the ability to travel throughout the U.S. for FEMA related projects. To review and apply for this position, please visit: We are an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, and highly encourage resumes from all interested parties including women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities. TECTONIC participates in the USCIS E-Verify Program to verify that all new hires are authorized to work in the United States.

Essential Functions

• Representing owner’s interests to State OEMs and FEMA and providing guidance in recovering reimbursement for the repair/replacement of critical infrastructure; • Preparing damage assessments and project worksheets with details of work required to restore damaged facilities to its pre-disaster condition. • Ensuring eligibility determinations executed by FEMA are accurate; • Assisting with the management of FEMA-administered grants and related State OEM issues; • Generating project extension requests and amendments to ensure compliance with project worksheets and related FEMA Public Assistance grant requirements; • Assisting with the development of Hazard Mitigation Strategies and Proposals; • Extensive travel to project sites throughout the continental U.S. with initial focus on Southeastern U.S.


• A minimum of 5 years of engineering, construction management, and cost estimating experience related to FEMA Public Assistance Program; • A Bachelor’s degree or higher; • Strong computer skills including proficiency with Microsoft Outlook, Word, and Excel; • Proficient with file retention systems and data management processes; • Must be a self-starter with the ability to work independently as well as with a group; • Must possess excellent written and oral communication skills; • Must possess a clean, valid driver’s license and a personal vehicle; • Ability to travel throughout U.S. as needed In addition to providing competitive salaries, TECTONIC offers a wide range of benefit options, including: • Comprehensive group medical insurance, including health, dental, vision, and life • Opportunities for professional growth and advancement • Tuition reimbursement • Paid time off, including vacation, sick and personal • Company-observed paid holidays • Short and long-term disability coverage • Flexible spending accounts for medical expenses and dependent care • Commuter benefit plan for public transportation costs • 401K retirement and profit sharing plan.

Start Date:

Friday, October 27, 2017

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