High School and College Students, 2020 Graduates
Floods, tornadoes, earthquakes, hurricanes, volcanic eruptions, heat waves, blizzards, ice storms, typhoons, cyclones, tsunamis, mudslides, avalanches, disease outbreak....
Natural and human-caused disasters affect thousands of people each year. Major adverse events such as these have the potential to cause catastrophic loss of life and physical destruction. They are often unexpected and can leave whole communities in shock.This program supports all US states and territories with services during times of disasters and federal state of emergencies. Training Provided.
Interns work on projects to help communities reduce risk, helping emergency officials prepare for all hazards, and helping people get back on their feet after their lives are disrupted by a disaster.
- Disaster Survivor Assistance
- Individual Assistance
- Public Assistance
- Logistics Management
- Computer/IT Support
- Response Planning
- Geographic Information System
- Public Relations
Ideal for those with career interests in business, computer science/IT, building trades, animal care, education, environmental management, emergency services, forestry, disaster response, public administration, law enforcement, homeland security, public health, public relations, writing/journalism, counseling, human & services, non-profit services, or careers with local, state or federal government and organizations.
Job Types: Full-time, Internship
Virtual Information Sessions available.