Stantec FEMA Project Specialist in Nashville, Tennessee
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Stantec is seeking individuals in various office locations with experience in FEMA's Risk MAP, TARC or HMTAP programs or other floodplain management and risk reduction initiatives. Responsibilities will include supporting all aspects of FEMA Risk MAP projects such as regulatory and non-regulatory product development, hazard mitigation planning, technical assistance, research and risk communication.
Your Capabilities and Credentials
Candidates must possess excellent written and verbal communication skills and have a strong understanding of risk communication, mitigation planning or floodplain management.
Ideal candidates should have at least 2-years' experience with some or all of the following: riverine modeling, coastal modeling, hazard mitigation technical assistance, research and design expertise, FIRM and FIS development, GIS, hazard mitigation plan development, grant writing or other floodplain related activities.
Being a Certified Floodplain Manager (CFM) is a plus.
Direct project experience with public outreach and communication meetings is also desired.
Candidate must have a degree in engineering, geography, environmental science or other related field.
Typical office environment working with computers and remaining sedentary for long periods of time. Field work may include exposure to the elements including inclement weather.
This description is not a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that may be required of the employee and other duties, responsibilities and activities may be assigned or may be changed at any time with or without notice.
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Primary Location: United States-Tennessee-Nashville
Job Level: Entry Level
Req ID: 19000254