USPSC Support Relief Group (SRG) Generalist

USAID/Office of U.S. Foreign Disaster Assistance

About the organization

The Support Relief Group (SRG) is a program developed by OFDA to satisfy its growing need for surge capacity. The SRG program brings on board select candidates who work full-time for discrete periods of time, but on an intermittent basis for no more than 250 days per calendar year. They can be deployed within hours to facilitate OFDA’s response to disasters, or to backfill staff in Washington, D.C. and other locations. SRG staff can be used for activations as short as one day or for up to several months at a time.

The SRG program is managed by OAT in OFDA's OPS Division. This team maintains a database for all contracted SRG personnel, providing information to the rest of OFDA on their availability, skills and previous OFDA experience. OAT assists the teams within OFDA in choosing the best qualified SRG for any specific task, and provides administrative and personnel support to all SRG. Each SRG incumbent will provide enhancement to the OFDA team according to his/her skills.

Duties

**For the complete list of duties and responsibilities for this position, please view the solicitation at www.ofdajobs.net.**

To backfill for permanent staff or permanent staff vacancies either in Washington or overseas, perform disaster assessments, and/or respond to humanitarian emergencies - natural, technological and conflict-related disasters, as required. The contractor will be required to travel on short notice as a critical component of a USG disaster and humanitarian response.

Qualifications

**For the education and experience requirements for this position, please view the solicitation at www.ofdajobs.net.**

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE REQUIRED FOR THIS POSITION
(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.)

Bachelor’s degree with study in, but not limited to, international relations, development, economics, food policy, or a related field, and five (5) years of progressively responsible experience in emergency relief and humanitarian assistance or international development, which must include at least one (1) year of international experience working in humanitarian assistance. This experience must include one or more of the following: emergency relief operations, monitoring and evaluating humanitarian programs, or needs assessment and analysis.

OR

Master’s degree with study in, but not limited to, international relations, development, economics, food policy, or a related field, and four (4) years of progressively responsible experience in emergency relief and humanitarian assistance or international development, which must include at least one (1) year of international experience working in humanitarian assistance. This experience must include one or more of the following: emergency relief operations, monitoring and evaluating humanitarian programs, or needs assessment and analysis.

Salary

$66,167 - $86,021 equivalent to GS-12 (not eligible for locality pay)

Application instructions

Contact email: [email protected]

**Please visit http://www.ofdajobs.net for the full solicitation for this position.**

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