The Department Of Homeland Security agency is hiring five Alternative Dispute Resolution Advisors to be based in Washington, DC. The ADR Advisors respond to internal and external disputes as part of FEMA's "Cadre of On-call Response/Recovery Employees." These positions perform temporary disaster work on two-year temporary appointments. The work is very similar to Ombuds work.
Applicants must be college graduates and have 150 or more hours and or 30 semester hours of training in the practice skills of mediation, facilitation, and other conflict resolution or organizational ombuds techniques. The GS-13 position pays $89,033-$115,742 per year. Applications are due November 3, 2013. (Federal Government Jobs.)
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