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AmeriCorps NCCC FEMA Corps - Winter 2019
 
 
 
FEMA Corps, part of the AmeriCorps NCCC program, is a full-time, team-based residential service program for people ages 18-24. Members work directly with the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and are assigned to one of the NCCC regional campuses. The mission of AmeriCorps NCCC is to strengthen communities and develop leaders through team-based national and community service. FEMA Corps requires a 12-month commitment of its members who serve on teams of 8-12 people. Teams are assigned to disaster related service projects exclusively with FEMA throughout the region of their campus and if needed, throughout the country. FEMA Corps members will serve solely with FEMA in areas ranging from coordinating logistics at FEMA field offices, helping to assess disaster damage, gathering information from survivors to get the support needed to rebuild their homes and lives, supporting disaster recovery centers, and sharing valuable disaster response and mitigation information with the public. You can learn more about FEMA Corps at http://www.nationalservice.gov/programs/americorps/fema-corps and follow us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/AmeriCorpsNCCC Applicants are encouraged to apply early, as selection is continuous and the class may fill before the application deadline. Must be a U.S. citizen. *We are in the middle of transitioning all our materials to reflect that FEMA Corps will be a 12 month program, starting with the winter 2019 corps. As such most of the materials you will read about FEMA Corps will reference it being a 10 month program and we ask that you disregard that reference. We apologize about any confusion that may cause.
 
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This listing is currently not accepting applications.




Member Duties : A member of FEMA Corps will be trained in and perform general and specialized tasks in the field of emergency management and disaster recovery. Members will be dedicated to FEMA deployments in areas of logistics, community relations, individual and public assistance, planning, preparedness, and recovery activities. FEMA Corps is a 12 month commitment and members are required to participate fully. Members must be able to serve effectively with a team of individuals from, and in, communities of diverse cultural, ethnic, economic, geographic, and educational backgrounds. Members must be able to communicate, read, and write effectively in the English language with peers, supervisors, staff and others, perform in stressful environments and adverse weather conditions, serve long hours beyond an eight hour workday, live in a communal setting, be flexible to sudden, frequent changes, be drug free and maintain a drug-free environment, and participate in activities that improve personal skills.
 
Program Benefits : Housing ,  Health Coverage ,  Childcare assistance if eligible ,  Training ,  Stipend ,  Living Allowance ,  Education award upon successful completion of service . 
 
Terms :
Prohibits paid work outside of the sponsoring agency at any time ,  Uniforms provided and required . 
 
Service Areas :
Disaster Relief . 
 
Skills :
Community Organization ,  Team Work ,  Writing/Editing ,  Conflict Resolution ,  Public Speaking ,  Communications ,  Leadership ,  Disaster Services ,  General Skills . 
 
 
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SUMMARY
Program Type:
AmeriCorps NCCC

Program
AmeriCorps NCCC FEMA Corps - Winter 2019

Program Start/End Date
02/13/2019  -   11/22/2019

Work Schedule Full Time

Age Requirement
Minimum:  18    Maximum:  24

Program Locations MINNESOTA ,  COLORADO ,  ALABAMA ,  GEORGIA ,  SOUTH DAKOTA ,  LOUISIANA ,  NEW MEXICO ,  NEVADA ,  ALASKA ,  WISCONSIN ,  UTAH ,  KANSAS ,  NEW YORK ,  INDIANA ,  RHODE ISLAND ,  TENNESSEE ,  SAIPAN ,  MONTANA ,  CONNECTICUT ,  IOWA ,  DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA ,  NEBRASKA ,  MICHIGAN ,  NEW HAMPSHIRE ,  IDAHO ,  VERMONT ,  VIRGINIA ,  MASSACHUSETTS ,  OHIO ,  NORTH DAKOTA ,  PENNSYLVANIA ,  VIRGIN ISLANDS ,  SOUTH CAROLINA ,  PUERTO RICO ,  HAWAII ,  NORTH CAROLINA ,  CALIFORNIA ,  TEXAS ,  OKLAHOMA ,  FLORIDA ,  MAINE ,  WYOMING ,  DELAWARE ,  ARIZONA ,  WEST VIRGINIA ,  KENTUCKY ,  OREGON ,  MISSISSIPPI ,  ILLINOIS ,  NEW JERSEY ,  ARKANSAS ,  MARYLAND ,  WASHINGTON ,  AMERICAN SAMOA ,  GUAM ,  MISSOURI   Pittsburgh ,  Phoenix/Mesa ,  Philadelphia/Wilmington/Atlantic City ,  Seattle/Tacoma/Bremerton ,  New York City (inc. Long Island CT NJ NY) ,  San Francisco/Oakland/San Jose ,  Cleveland/ Akron ,  Boston ,  Miami/Ft. Lauderdale ,  Washington/Baltimore ,  Atlanta ,  Houston/Galveston ,  Los Angeles/Orange County ,  Detroit/Ann Arbor/Flint ,  Dallas/Ft. Worth ,  Chicago  

Languages
English

Accepting Applications
From  05/01/2018  To  11/18/2018 

Contact Gary Crosson
250 E Street SW
Washington   DC   20525
8009422677
ANCCC@cns.gov
www.nationalservice.gov/nccc
 
AmeriCorps NCCC

Listing ID 80489


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