USPSC Deputy Manager for Operations/Deputy Leader for Operations (Multiple Positions)

USAID's Bureau for Humanitarian Assistance (BHA)

About the organization

To address humanitarian crises in numerous locations across the world, BHA has established Response Management Teams (RMTs) and Disaster Assistance Response Teams (DARTs) that follow the Response Management System structures, guided by incident command system principles. The Washington-based RMTs support the USG’s humanitarian assistance efforts in response to slow onset, rapid onset, and complex emergencies in multiple, varying locations, offering operational support to the field-based DARTs and serve as the focal point for coordination among USG interagency partners and other key stakeholders in Washington. The BHA team members in the field are responsible for coordinating the USG’s humanitarian response to countries in need, establishing programs to meet clearly defined humanitarian needs, and for overseeing BHA’s current and future humanitarian assistance programming.


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The DMO/DLO cadre is responsible for serving as BHA’s leads for supporting operational response, both in Washington and the field. The DMO/DLO support day-to-day activities of the RMT and DART, respectively, including staffing, organization, communication, and disaster assistance resources, and supervising the Operations Section. This Section comprises administration, communications and records, logistics, military liaison, and when needed, Urban Search and Rescue coordination units. The DMO/DLO manages internal team issues, helping to solve or elevate problems that impact team efficiency. When not engaged on an active response, these staff will support ongoing activities within ORCB or elsewhere in FARO to acquire additional familiarity with the functions in the operations section.


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(Determines basic eligibility for the position. Offerors who do not meet all of the education and experience factors are considered NOT qualified for the position.)

High School Diploma and at least nine (9) years of experience working in government, a large organization, or a business setting, with responsibilities related to administration, logistics, operations management, disaster management, or emergency relief and humanitarian assistance.

Application instructions

Contact email: [email protected]

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