Hanson Professional Services Inc. is seeking ideal candidates who have past experience supporting Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) disaster recovery efforts or have experience in professional disciplines incidental to disaster recovery with a preferred background in engineering, science or construction. We are looking for consultants who are available to join our team for future deployment to locations affected by natural disasters.
Hanson has been supporting the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) on disaster response and recovery assignments by providing engineering evaluations of damaged public infrastructure, cost estimates, debris monitoring, and environmental services.
Evaluate the eligibility of disaster-related damages, facilities, work and costs.
Develop Damage Descriptions, Scopes of Work essential to the formulation of disaster recovery grants.
Support production of detailed, organized reports and reviews.
Develop and communicate processes and procedures and methodologies that streamline disaster recovery efforts.
Must be prepared to operate in an intense, dynamic, challenging work environment and be experienced working in a team atmosphere but also able to deliver independently.
Engineering, scientific, or construction background is preferred
Previous experience working with FEMA or long-term community recovery is helpful, but other qualified candidates will be considered
Ability to work independently
Extraordinary attention to details; ability to process work accurately
Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite (Word and Excel)
Demonstrated ability to clearly communicate with team members, clients, and stakeholders with diplomacy and tact
Flexibility to adapt to changing needs of client and project team
Must be willing to travel and mobilize on short notice
Ability to work under pressure and deliver under tight deadlines
Must be a US citizen
Must be willing to undergo and successfully pass a comprehensive FBI background screening (credit record, criminal record, tax history, criminal felonies, misdemeanors, DUI/DWIs, bankruptcy, tax or other financial evasion)
Hanson specializes in engineering, architecture, planning and a range of allied services. We’re an employee-owned, award-winning consulting firm with offices across the United States.
Since 1954, our clients have known us as a trusted partner, committed to their success and capable of handling challenging projects. From planning and design to construction and completion, we’ll take a hands-on approach to your project with a clear focus on your goals, budget and timeline.