NEW JERSEY ASSOCIATION

FOR FLOODPLAIN MANAGEMENT

Job Postings

  • Thursday, March 12, 2020 1:08 PM | Gregory Westfall (Administrator)

    Tetra Tech is seeking an Entry-level Community Resilience and Mitigation Planner. The selected candidate will contribute to the development of a variety of community and regional resilience planning work including but not limited to hazard mitigation plans, resiliency and adaptation plans, comprehensive plans, master plans, strategic plans, implementation plans, economic revitalization plans, disaster recovery plans, district and neighborhood plans, redevelopment plans, visual planning techniques and market analysis. Job responsibilities will include but not be limited to the following:

    Collecting and analyzing and synthesizing data related to economic development, hazards and vulnerabilities, community development, resilience, housing, environmental and natural resources, demographics, infrastructure and land use planning.

    For more information go here.

  • Thursday, March 12, 2020 1:02 PM | Gregory Westfall (Administrator)

    When disaster strikes, America looks to FEMA. Now FEMA looks to you. Join our team and use your talent to support Americans in their times of greatest need. The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) prepares the nation for all hazards and manages Federal response and recovery efforts following any national incident. We foster innovation, reward performance and creativity, and provide challenges on a routine basis with a well-skilled, knowledgeable, high performance workforce.

    This position is being announced under FEMA's Cadre of On-call Response/Recovery Employee (CORE) Program. This is a temporary appointment in the Excepted Service, not to exceed 2 years, with the option to extend based on workload and funding availability. Veterans Preference does not apply to the CORE selection process.

    For more information go here.

  • Saturday, January 18, 2020 5:57 PM | Gregory Westfall (Administrator)

    ASFPM seeks qualified instructors to co-instruct a 4-day FEMA 273 course, "Managing Floodplain Development Through the NFIP"  followed by the CFM Exam on the 5th day between June 1st and December 1st, 2020.

    For more information go to here.


  • Wednesday, December 11, 2019 5:15 PM | Gregory Westfall (Administrator)

    https://danaher.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/HachJobs/job/USA---Remote/Business-Development-Manager---Urban-Flood-Warning_R1102604

    Position Summary:
    Responsible for generating sales growth in the Hydrology segment of our business by working as part of a team that sells and supports all growth in the Municipal Urban Flood Warning market. Establishes professional relationships with key personnel in targeted customer accounts and strategic partners. Meets assigned targets for profitable sales volume and margin dollars. 

    Essential Duties and Responsibilities: 

    • Promote OTT Hydromet product lines to engineering firms and, urban flood & storm water management professionals within the municipal markets
    • Participate in sales activities including telephone contacts, trade seminars, conferences and shows, product demonstrations/evaluations, customer seminars
    • Ability to develop and execute to a business plan and manage as one’s own business
    • Engage stakeholders and internal resources to best serve customers
    • Collect and report information on all competitive activity, business opportunities, voice of customer, sales trends and results within the assigned market providing input during monthly business review
    • Uses metrics, KPI, and forecasting to self-manage productivity
    • Develop, nurtures and understand health of customer opportunity funnel and openly work with leadership and sales operations to ensure best results
    • Ability to develop creative and strategic solutions
    • Report and manage all sales activities through our CRM (SalesForce.com)
    • Prepare and present a monthly funnel review utilizing SalesForce.com to demonstrate the quality of the funnel, activity plans and command of the account base
    • Support a team of Territory Sales Managers by assisting with sales presentations.
    • Collaborate with sales support, customer support, project management in order to ensure a quality customer experience
    • 50% travel activity 

    Qualifications:

    • 5 years of direct and indirect sales experience, preferably in the Hydrology (water quality and quantity) field selling to system engineering firms, system integrators and state & local government agencies.
    • A degree in a science related field such as Chemistry, Biology, Environmental Science, Engineering or equivalent is an asset.    
    • Thinks through and analyzes complex problems, challenges and drives to root cause. 
    • Prioritizes effectively, acts with speed and agility.
    • Demonstrates deep understanding of customer expectations and end user needs. 
    • Actively participates in cross functional brainstorming sessions.
    • Consistently drives high quality, on-time results.
    • Builds and maintains good working relationships with peers and supervisors; works collaboratively. 
    • Behaves in ways that are aligned with the Danaher Standards of Conduct.
    • Must have a valid driver license and acceptable driving record. 


    Physical Demands
    The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
    While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally required to reach with hands and arms. The employee is constantly required to sit, talk and hear; the employee may occasionally squat, turn/twist, or reach.  The employee is constantly using hands to: finger, handle, feel or operate objects, and computer keyboards. The employee is occasionally required to walk, stand, climb, balance, stoop, bend, kneel, crouch or crawl, and smell. 
    The employee may occasionally lift, carry, push or pull up to 20 pounds. 
    Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.
     
    Work Environment
    The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
    The work environment may consist of an indoor, work or home office environment with good ventilation, adequate lighting and low noise levels and/or subjected to moving mechanical parts, electrical currents, vibrations, fumes, odors, dusts, gases, chemicals, oils, extreme temperatures and work space restrictions while working in the field.
    Employees may be required to wear proper Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) while working in the field which may include: eye and hearing protection, protective smock, steel toe shoes, gloves, hard hats, or face shields.

    The duties listed in job descriptions are intended only as illustrations of the various types of work that may be performed. The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related or a logical assignment to the position. The job description does not constitute an employment agreement between the employer and employee and is subject to change by the employer as the needs of the business and requirements of the job change. The purpose of this description is to assist in ADA compliance and is not intended for other purposes such as collective bargaining, or compensation.
     
    Pre-Employment Testing
    External hiring into this position is contingent upon the successful completion of a pre-employment drug screen and background check and possible credit history review.

    Danaher Corporation and all Danaher Companies are equal opportunity employers that evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other characteristics protected by law. The “EEO is the Law” poster is available here.


  • Monday, April 22, 2019 2:22 PM | Anonymous

    The Mayor’s Office of Resiliency (MOR) strives to adapt New York City to the unprecedented challenge of climate change, creating a more resilient, equitable and vibrant city for the New Yorkers of today and generations to come. 

    See the opportunity here: https://a002-oom03.nyc.gov/IRM/Handlers/Campaign/Attachments.ashx?attachmentId=c44de4a4-cf9b-40d2-84ec-b5a81ef0b1a1

  • Tuesday, October 23, 2018 2:32 PM | Gregory Westfall (Administrator)

    The following job listing is for an immediate opening for a consulting firm in New Jersey.  For further information go here.

  • Wednesday, August 29, 2018 12:49 PM | Gregory Westfall (Administrator)

    Looking for CRS expert to develop content for website. Part-time freelance.

     ForeFlood is a technology startup that helps communities manage their FEMA Community Rating System credits and reduce their town’s flood insurance premiums. Our mission is to lower the barriers to participating in the CRS program and help those already within the program attain a higher discount.

    We’re looking for a part-time freelancer to develop content to better explain the CRS program. The ideal candidate is a strong writer, organized, and an expert on all things CRS. Our company is based in NYC but this position can be fully remote.

    You will:

    • Write simple documentation to explain the CRS activities in language that everyone can understand.  
    • Help other CRS coordinator's with their questions and participate in conversations about the program.
    • Provide input into our designs as we develop software to help CRS communities.

    You should have:

    • Stellar written and verbal communication skills.
    • 2+ years of experience with the CRS program.

    You should include these in your application:

    • Resume or LinkedIn profile.
    • Writing samples
    • Any information you think would be most useful for us in understanding your background and accomplishments.

    Please email your application to  jt.white@forerunnerflood.com


If you or your company would like to post job openings on this page, email greg@njafm.org



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