Cadres are groups of employees organized by type of work. These groups are based on skills and experience and play a key role in keeping FEMA ready to deploy the right people to the right jobs quickly in an emergency management situation.
- Reservists and temporary local hires are hired to positions within cadres.
- Cadre of On-Call Response Recovery Employees (CORE) and permanent full-time (PFT) employees are assigned to cadres for deployment purposes.
List of Cadres
Review the 23 cadres listed below to find the best fit for you and email FEMA Careers for more information.
Alternative Dispute Resolution
Disaster Emergency Communications
Disaster Field Training Operations
Disaster Survivor Assistance
Environmental Historic Preservation
Interagency Recovery Coordination
Office of Chief Counsel
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