Thank you for your interest in applying to TX-TF1. 
To be eligible to apply to TX-TF1. applicants must live within a 3-hour drive
time of College Station.  Applicants interested in being on the Region 3
team must reside in Region 3.  The application period for most positions
is June 1 to July 31 each year.  Please note:  Applications for
Medical Team Manger (doctors) and Structural Specialists (engineers) are
accepted year-round.

For more information, see below for FEMA General Requirements and position specific descriptions. In some cases, not all certificates are attainable prior to being admitted onto the team, but should be utilized as a guideline for the requirements of each position. 

The Prospective Applicants FAQ document provides helpful information for those who are interested in applying to the Task Force.


We adhere to the National US&R Response System position description qualifications and general requirements for each position. As such, we encourage all interested personnel to look at the requirements for the position they are interested in AND the FEMA General Requirements when preparing their application. Any applicable certifications should be submitted with the application. Please note that FEMA classes are not available to personnel not currently rostered on a Task Force.