FEMA posted a help wanted ad on Monday for job applicants after several natural disasters left portions of the country devastated and without basic supplies, and the federal government struggles to respond.
Governor Ricardo Rossello on Monday also ordered an investigation of drinking water distribution.
A deputy has been filling in as director since Rick Knabb left in May.
FEMA's response to Hurricane Harvey will play out over days, weeks and even years. But when the next storm hits, will they have the money they need?
If the Heritage Foundation gets its way, state and local governments would be on the hook for the majority of funding after hurricanes, tornadoes, mass flooding, etc.