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ID
10-509-1414
Name
Housing Task Force Field Coordinator (NQS)
Status
Published
Version
1.0
Updated
10/1/2019 11:19:38 AM
Original Release
10/01/2019
Last Major Release
10/01/2019
Resource Category
Emergency Management
Primary Core Capability
Housing
Secondary Core Capability
 
Resource Kind
Personnel
Overall Function
The Housing Task Force Field Coordinator coordinates short-term housing efforts as part of a Housing Task Force and assists the Housing Task Force with innovative, resilient long-term recovery housing coordination
Single resource
In conjunction with a NIMS typed team
NIMS Typed Team
Housing Task Force
In conjunction with a NIMS typed unit
NIMS Typed Unit
 
Description Notes
Not Specified
Supporting Core Capabilities
None
Types
Type Description
Type 1The Housing Task Force Field Coordinator: 1. Coordinates short-term recovery housing efforts 2. Ensures that short-term and long-term recovery housing teams implement the Housing Task Force's strategy 3. Supports local, state, tribal, and territorial jurisdictions in assessing preliminary recovery housing impacts and needs 4. Supports local, state, tribal, and territorial jurisdictions in identifying available options for short-term and innovative, resilient long-term recovery housing 5. Coordinates with local, state, tribal, and territorial jurisdictions to meet recovery housing needs 6. Identifies solutions for transitioning from short-term to long-term recovery housing efforts 7. Coordinates with voluntary agencies to address recovery housing needs 8. Reports to the Housing Task Force Leader
Components
Component Notes  
EducationNot Specified
Component Types
Type Criteria
Type 1Not Specified
TrainingNot Specified
Component Types
Type Criteria
Type 1Completion of the following: 1. IS-100: Introduction to the Incident Command System, ICS-100 2. IS-200: Basic Incident Command System for Initial Response, ICS-200 3. IS-403: Introduction to Individual Assistance (IA) 4. IS-558: Public Works and Disaster Recovery 5. IS-700: National Incident Management System, An Introduction 6. IS-800: National Response Framework, An Introduction 7. IS-2700: National Mitigation Framework, An Introduction 8. IS-2900: National Disaster Recovery Framework (NDRF) Overview 9. Housing or disaster-housing related training, as the Authority Having Jurisdiction (AHJ) requires
ExperiencePersonnel with these types of knowledge, skills, and abilities can have experience in various agencies and functions, such as emergency management, housing, economic development, or a state governor's office.
Component Types
Type Criteria
Type 1Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities: 1. Knowledge of relevant local, state, tribal, territorial, and Federal recovery housing programs, such as FEMA's IA program, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Community Development Block Grant Disaster Recovery Program (CDBG-DR), and the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Rural Development Rural Housing Service 2. Knowledge of innovative housing solutions Experience: Successful completion of the National Qualification System (NQS) Position Task Book (PTB) for the NIMS Housing Task Force Field Coordinator, or equivalent AHJ documentation
Physical/Medical FitnessThe NIMS Guideline for the NQS defines Physical/Medical Fitness levels for NQS positions.
Component Types
Type Criteria
Type 1Light
CurrencyNot Specified
Component Types
Type Criteria
Type 1Functions in this position during an operational incident, planned event, exercise, drill, or simulation at least once every three years
Professional and Technical Licenses and CertificationsNot Specified
Component Types
Type Criteria
Type 1Not Specified
Composition and Ordering Specifications
Specification
Requestor specifies any additional qualifications necessary based on incident complexity and needs
Discuss logistics for deploying this position, such as working conditions, length of deployment, security, lodging, transportation, and meals, prior to deployment
1015
Notes
References
Reference
FEMA, NIMS 508: Housing Task Force
FEMA, NIMS 509: Housing Task Force Leader
FEMA, National Qualification System (NQS) Position Task Book for Housing Task Force Field Coordinator, latest edition adopted
FEMA, National Incident Management System (NIMS), October 2017
FEMA, NIMS Guideline for the NQS, November 2017
FEMA, National Disaster Recovery Framework, June 2016
FEMA, National Mitigation Framework, June 2016
FEMA, National Response Framework, June 2016