International Association of Emergency Managers (IAEM)

IAEM Region 1 UCC Conference

July 18, 2024

Tufts University
44 Professors Row
Medford, MA 02155

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About The IAEM Region 1 University and College Caucus (UCC) Conference

The IAEM Region 1 University and College Caucus Conference is a gathering of safety-minded professionals in the New England region, focusing on crucial topics related to Higher Education and Emergency Management. Hosted by the Region I IAEM UCC, this one-day conference offers a unique opportunity for professionals to engage and exchange insights.

Key Details

  • Date: Thursday, July 18, 2024
  • Time: 9:00 am to 4:00 pm EST
  • Location: Tufts University, Medford, MA
  • Attendance: In-person only

Who should attend

This conference is a valuable opportunity for professionals seeking to enhance their knowledge, network with industry peers, and contribute to the advancement of safety practices in the New England region. It’s an event not to be missed, offering invaluable insights and connections.

Meet our team

Kerry Evans

Senior Emergency Preparedness Specialist

Emily Kaster

Senior Emergency Preparedness Specialist

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Public Assistance Technical Specialist

Tidal Basin has an opportunity for an experienced FEMA Public Assistance Technical Specialist. The selected candidate will deploy and work onsite at the client’s location providing assistance on FEMA’s Public Assistance (PA) program. The ideal candidate will have a solid understanding of the FEMA PA grant program and will be capable of managing multiple tasks with demanding deadlines. Candidates must demonstrate a successful track record of working collaboratively with stakeholders ensuring compliance with the PA program guidelines.

The role of the Tidal Basin Public Assistance Technical Specialist involves participating in key meetings, providing programmatic and technical assistance, and developing federal grant applications. This includes reviewing damage descriptions, scope of work, and cost estimates for FEMA Project Worksheets. Financial data analysis, project formulation, and validation are also part of the position.

Additional responsibilities include guiding applicants through the FEMA Public Assistance Program, reviewing payment requests, conducting site inspections, and completing necessary training.

Apply now for the opportunity to join our team of professionals today.

Mitigation Specialist

Tidal Basin is currently seeking candidates for the role of Mitigation Specialist for current and future mitigation projects, assisting client recovery from disasters. The ideal candidates will be dynamic mitigation professionals with a solid understanding of Hazard Mitigation Assistance (HMA) programs including the Hazard Mitigation Grant Program (HMGP), Building Resilient Infrastructure and Communities (BRIC) and Flood Mitigation Assistance (FMA) grants. 

This position requires technical assistance, analysis, monitoring, and policy interpretation in support of Federal and State grants management processes. Subject matter expertise in hazard mitigation and emerging trends in resiliency is required.

The Mitigation Specialist is tasked with overseeing 406 project eligibility reviews, collaborating on scope of work and cost estimate development, ensuring compliance with environmental requirements, and monitoring the progress and performance of HMA projects from scoping to final close-out. Problem analysis, solution recommendation, and maintaining strong relationships with clients and partners are integral aspects of the position.

Apply now for the opportunity to join our team of professionals today.

For those interested in opportunities at Tidal Basin Group, reach out to [email protected] for posted and unlisted positions. Our recruitment team is dedicated to matching talent with the right roles efficiently and professionally.

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