SME Training & Development Manager / Psychometrician (FEMA FQS) Curriculum Development and Training Support – For immediate RFP Submittal!!

SME Training & Development Manager / Psychometrician (FEMA FQS) Curriculum Development and Training Support – For immediate RFP Submittal!! Our Mission: To Make the World a Safer PlaceUpgrade your career with Constant Associates (CONSTANT). We do work that matters, has the potential to save lives, and makes a difference. You’ll work with people who not only embody professionalism and excellence, but they know how to have fun and bring a strong sense of team. Welcome to CONSTANT. URGENT! Please note this position is part of an RFP due in early July and requires a Letter of Commitment from the selected individual.This Is What You’ll DoPractices the science of measurement, or psychometrics.Measure the validity, reliability, and fairness of an exam program and are integral to creating valid and reliable tests/assessments. Ensure proper assessment format, number of questions, and the levels of difficulty of the questions.Set time allotted to take the test/assessment and make decisions about scoring and points to assign each question.Work with the cadre of SME’s to identify what a test taker/participant should know to be competent in an FQS IM position and ensure test/assessment questions align to enabling learning objectives.Initiates, supervises, and/or develops requirements from FEMA training project inception to conclusion for complex to extremely complex programs.Instructional Systems Design (ISD) to include assessment/evaluation, development, maintenance/revision and sustainment of classroom, webinar and online training courses, materials, curriculum and experiential/practical exercises, and course piloting efforts. Provides strategic advice, technical guidance and expertise to program and project staff.Provides detailed analysis, evaluation and recommendations for improvements, optimization development, and/or maintenance efforts for client-specific or mission critical challenges/issues.Consults with client to define need or problem supervises studies and leads surveys to collect and analyze data to provide advice and recommend solutions. This Is What We’re Looking For (key personnel must possess all)FEMA or other relevant disaster field operations experience (highly desirable)Familiarity with FEMA Qualification System (FQS)Experience facilitating group discussionsExperience presenting material to large groupsProject Management ExperienceInstructional System Design (ISD) background and experience, including 508 compliant courses and materials.Required QualificationsBachelor’s or Master’s Degree plus at least 10 years of relevant work experience.Must be able to pass and maintain a Public Trust background investigation through FEMA.Must be a U.S. citizen.Ability to travel to FEMA training centers.Location, Compensation & BenefitsThis position will preferably be near Washington, DC; however, it can be remote from any U.S. location. Competitive compensation based on the capability of the candidate.Competitive benefits package that includes:Healthcare stipendDental401(k) with Generous Employer MatchEligible for Performance-based BonusTen (10) Paid HolidaysPaid Time OffVolunteer Paid Time OffProfessional DevelopmentTelework PrivilegesWork From Home StipendLife and AD&D Insurance (company paid)Long Term Disability (company paid)About UsCONSTANT is an award-winning disaster and crisis management consulting firm. We bring a tenured history of helping clients across all levels of government and the private sector prepare for catastrophic disasters and acts of terrorism. We have an enviable client base that spans private and public sectors – from the Federal government to the world of entertainment.We believe that the health of our company is directly attributed to the common belief in our mission, the embodiment of our core values, and our contribution to the greater fabric of the communities that we serve. We are deeply committed to product excellence and superior customer service, providing a platform for our employees to thrive and prosper, and embodying a sense of grit-meets-grace that fuels our entrepreneurial spirit. Learn more about CONSTANT here: www.constantassociates.com.CONSTANT is certified as an 8(a) and Economically Disadvantaged Woman Owned Small Business (EDWOSB). We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and providing reasonable accommodations to applicants with physical and/or mental disabilities. We value and encourage diversity and solicit applications from all qualified applicants without regard to race; ethnicity; religion; gender; age; national origin; marital status; sexual orientation; gender identity; family responsibilities; physical or mental disabilities; political affiliation; genetic information; status as a protected veteran; or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law. If you are interested in applying for employment with CONSTANT and need special assistance or an accommodation to apply for the position, please call (386) 888-8327. Determination on requests for reasonable accommodation are made on a case-by-case basis. CONSTANT is a federal contractor seeking veteran referrals.CONSTANT is also a Great Place To Work certified organization. https://www.greatplacetowork.com/certified-company/7025083DisclaimerThis job description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to the job.