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 Emergency Management Specialists  (ID# 13693)

Fort Belvoir, VA


Cherokee Nation Strategic Programs (CNSP) is a versatile, tribally owned 8(a), SDB providing solutions throughout the U.S. and overseas. CNSP has expertise in a wide range of technical disciplines, including global vulnerability assessment, information assurance, intelligence operations, program management and professional services with partners in Information Technology. CNSP is owned by Cherokee Nation Businesses, the economic engine of Cherokee Nation, the largest Native American tribe in the U.S. One-hundred percent of the company’s profits support future business investments and the well-being of the tribe’s citizens through health care, education and job creation, ensuring better lives for Cherokees today and tomorrow.

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The Defense Threat Reduction Agency (DTRA) is an agency within the United States Department of Defense and is the official Combat Support Agency for countering weapons of mass destruction. DTRA's main functions are threat reduction, threat control, combat support, and technology development. The agency is headquartered in Fort Belvoir, Virginia. DTRA employs approximately 2,000 civilians and uniformed service members at more than a dozen permanent locations around the world. We are seeking an ISR Portfolio Analyst to assist in the efforts at DTRA.  DTRA is in need of an Emergency Management Specialists.


We are looking for an Emergency Management Specialists will be assigned to the JMAA Division and the Standards and Training Office of DTRA.

The Contractor shall provide skilled, experienced personnel who are capable of providing contractual and administrative support.

Please note: This position requires an ACTIVE TOP SECRET Clearance with SCI eligibility



  • Conduct assessments of Emergency Management (EM); Chemical, Biological, Nuclear, Radiological, and High-Yield Explosives (CBRNE); and Continuity of Operations (COOP) programs to protect personnel, critical assets, and missions from hazards and threats that may impact the installation, facility, or asset.
  • Prepare Assessment Team Reports based upon vulnerabilities observed during the assessment.
  • Conduct other assessment areas defined by the SME Benchmark matrix
  • Assess EM, CBRNE, Explosive Safety, and COOP plans and procedures. Provide recommendations to improve products.
  • Assess CBRNE/hazardous material equipment for decontamination, detection, and personal protection.
  • Collaborate with the Mission Support Office to develop the All Hazard Threat Assessment (AHTA) for each assessment the SME is scheduled to conduct.
  • Coordinate with the team’s Risk Management Asymmetrical Tactics Specialist in the development of the hazard/threat asset pairing for each assessment.
  • Prepare Assessment Team Reports based upon vulnerabilities observed during the assessment.
  • Conduct other assessment areas defined by the SME Benchmark matrix.



  • A bachelors in a closely related field is required
  • A minimum of five (5) years of work experience in an emergency operations center, command and control, EOD, CBRNE team, fire department, medical field, and/or EMT
  • Knowledge of risk management concepts employed by Department of Defense (DoD) or Department of Homeland Security (DHS).
  • Capability to research hazard historical data in preparation for developing and evaluating the AHTA.
  • Ability to successfully pass a drug screen and federal background check is mandatory

Applicants selected will be subject to a U.S. Government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

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