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FEMA Seeking Applicants to Join Hurricane Ida Recovery Team


The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has an immediate need to employ residents of Baton Rouge, LA and the surrounding areas as temporary local hires to assist with disaster response and recovery efforts.

Date: October 8, 2021 - October 17, 2021

Time: 4:00 AM - 7:59 PM

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Louisiana residents with experience in customer service, data entry, external affairs, logistics and more have several opportunities to join the Hurricane Ida response and recovery effort as temporary employees. Hiring local, temporary staff is one way FEMA diversifies its workforce and broadens its expertise.

Job Openings 

Most temporary local hires are employed through a streamlined hiring process. A local hire’s term of employment is 120 days, though it may be extended in 120-day increments. Visit the links above for additional information, including job responsibilities and compensation.

FEMA is an equal opportunity employer. Salaries are comparable to local pay rates.

Conditions of Employment:

You must be a U.S. citizen to be considered for this position.

You must successfully pass a background investigation.

Selective Service registration is required for males born after Dec. 31, 1959.


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Last updated October 15, 2021