Entry/Mid/Senior Hazard Mitigation Specialist (On-call) at Wood PLC

Posted in Other 26 days ago.

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Location: Chantilly, Virginia





Job Description:
Overview / Responsibilities

Wood Environment & Infrastructure Solutions is seeking an on-call Hazard Mitigation Specialist nationwide to support disaster recovery programs.

This is an on-call position. Compensation is on an hourly basis, 0-40 hours per week, dependent on project needs.

Key Responsibilities :
  • Perform technical analyses and provide recommendations for mitigation measures
  • Develop cost-effective measures to eliminate or reduce future damages to damaged facilities - specifically, to reduce repetitive damage-to-damage public facilities
  • Evaluate effectiveness of mitigation measures that have been implemented in accordance with approved Hazard Mitigation Proposals


Skills / Qualifications

General Qualifications :
  • Ability to travel nationwide for extended periods of time (six to twelve months)
  • Ability to perform office/field work in austere conditions
  • Must be a US citizen
  • Must pass drug test, background check
  • Must be able to obtain a Federal Public Trust Clearance

Qualifications for the Entry Level Hazard Mitigation Specialist :
  • Undergraduate Degree in Engineering, Architecture, or another related subject
  • 2 years of experience in field of expertise

Qualifications for the Mid-Level Hazard Mitigation Specialist :
  • Undergraduate Degree in in Engineering, Architecture, or another related subject, with 5 years in field of expertise and professional registration (PE), or
  • Undergraduate Degree in Engineering, Architecture, or another related subject with 10 years in field of expertise

Qualifications for the Senior Level Hazard Mitigation Specialist :
  • Undergraduate Degree in Engineering, Architecture, or another related subject with 10 years in field of expertise and professional registration (PE), or
  • Undergraduate Degree in Engineering, Architecture, or another related subject with 15 years in field of expertise

Preferred Qualifications (all levels) :
  • Knowledge of and experience in mitigation project formulation, design, construction, alteration, development and/or repair of damaged property
  • Past experience with FEMA programs, specifically 404 Mitigation or 406 Mitigation
  • Experience using RS Means and Cost Estimating Format (CEF)
  • Experience performing Benefit - Cost Analysis
  • Knowledge of, and experience with Building Code Standards
  • Technical expertise in one or more of the following areas:
    • Building/Facility cost estimation expertise
    • Road and Bridge expertise
    • Building Structural Engineering expertise
    • Building Electrical Engineering expertise
    • Building Mechanical Engineering expertise
    • Water Treatment and Waste Water Treatment expertise
    • Civil Engineering expertise
    • Water Resources Engineering/Hydrology expertise
    • Coastal Engineering expertise


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Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 60,000 people, with revenues of over $10 billion. We provide performance-driven solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets, including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, power & process, environment and infrastructure, clean energy, mining, nuclear, and general industrial sectors. www.woodplc.com

Diversity Statement

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.


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