ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICER I (C22110)
Office of Statewide Broadband Administrative Officer
|Department||DHCD - Office of the Secretary|
|Date Opened||12/2/2022 12:37:00 PM|
|Filing Deadline||12/16/2022 11:59:00 PM|
|Salary||$21.48 - $26.68/hour (Grade 13, Step 1- Step 9 with promotional growth to $34.10)|
|HR Analyst||Miles Peterson|
This is a Part-Time contractual position with limited State of Maryland Benefits
Work that Matters. The Maryland Department of Housing and Community Development (DHCD) is a national leader in the financing and development of affordable housing and community development lending. We are good but strive to be great. To make this happen our team needs members that will challenge the status quo, effectively communicate ideas and issues, independently bring forth practical and efficient solutions, believe change is good and want to come to work knowing that what they do makes a difference in their neighborhood.
DHCD offers a flexible work schedule, telework and job sharing options, training, advancement and career path opportunities, casual business dress on Fridays, and a competitive salary. There is ample parking and our offices are located in walking distance to the New Carrollton MARC Train Station.
Please note: This is a part-time position, working up to 30 hours per week.
LOCATION OF POSITION
7800 Harkins Rd Lanham, MD 20706.
This position will work out of the Headquarters Office in Prince George's County located approximately ½ mile from the New Carrollton Metro stop
This position will manage all administrative functions for the Office of Statewide Broadband’s (OSB) Director and Program Managers. This includes assisting and occasionally leading the organizing, implementing and administration of the Office’s policies, directives and procedures as designed to accomplish the mission of the Office (increasing access to high speed internet and jurisdictions with limited access). This position must coordinate transactions between state agencies and serve as the liaison with officials in other local, state and federal agencies, legislature, and private companies (e.g. Internet Service Providers, ISP). This position will serve as the first point of contact for constituent request directly from the Governor’s Office and external sources.
The position also performs entry level fiscal services for the OSB. The fiscal services include assisting Grants Manager with the processing of grant/loan encumbrances and submitting reimbursement request. Compiling fiscal and statistical data for presentation of routine reports and the budget as directed in legislative requirements. Using fiscal reports to assist the Director and Program Managers with the formulation and preparation of the OSB’s annual budget.
The position will contribute to promoting the interests of the program and other departmental activities through frequent contact with public and private groups and individuals. Should the Director or Program Managers need assistance, this position will represent the office in a liaison capacity with constituents, managers of other agencies, and business partners concerning program activities. This position reports directly to the OSB Program Manager for Equity and Inclusion.
Education: Graduation from an accredited high school or possession of a high school equivalency certificate.
Experience: One year of administrative staff or professional work.
1. Candidates may substitute 30 college credit hours from an accredited college or university for the required experience.
2. Candidates may substitute U.S. Armed Forces military service experience as a commissioned officer involving staff work that included regular use of independent judgment and analysis in applying and interpreting complex administrative plans, policies, rules or regulations or analysis of operational programs or procedures with recommendations for improvement on a year-for-year basis for the required experience.
DESIRED OR PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS
- Experience with financial tracking
- Experience with project tracking
- Experience with the compilation of information for reports
- Experience working with Microsoft Office
Please provide sufficient information on your application to document that you meet the minimum qualifications for this recruitment. Unofficial transcripts, certifications or diplomas to document educational or certification qualifications are required. Educational credentials from foreign countries must be evaluated by an approved education review service. This evaluation must be submitted with your application. For further information, you may call International Consultants of Delaware, Inc. (302) 737-8715 or World Education Services Inc. 1-800-932-3897 or (202) 331-2925. Successful candidates will be placed on the employment (eligible) list for at least one year. Eligible list may be used to fill future vacancies of the same classification. Successful candidates must document eligibility to work in the U.S. upon hire.
Please note: The Maryland Department of Housing and Community Development is not sponsoring new employees in application of the H-1B Visa at this time due to budgetary constraints. All applicants must be legally authorized to work in the United States under the Immigration and Reform Control Act of 1986. Federal regulations prohibit H1B Visa candidates from paying sponsorship fees, all sponsorship fees must be assumed by the potential employer.
LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS AND CERTIFICATIONS
Employees in this classification may be assigned duties which require the operation of a motor vehicle. Employees assigned such duties will be required to possess a motor vehicle operator’s license valid in the State of Maryland.
The examination will consist of a rating of your education, training, and experience related to the requirements of the position. You may be required to complete a qualifications supplement, or the rating may be based on your application. Therefore, it is important that you provide complete and accurate information on your application. Report all experience and education that is related to this position.
Contractual employees who work for an agency covered under the State Employee and Retiree Health and Welfare Benefits Program (the Program), have a current employment contract and work 30 or more hours a week (or on average 130 hours per month) may be eligible for subsidized health benefits coverage for themselves and their dependents. As a contractual employee, you will be responsible for paying 25% of the premiums for your medical and prescription coverage, including any eligible dependents you have enrolled. The State of Maryland will subsidize the remaining 75% of the cost for these benefits. You can also elect to enroll in dental coverage, accidental death and dismemberment insurance, and life insurance, but will be responsible to pay the full premium for these benefits. Leave may be granted to a temporary/contractual employee who has worked 106 days in a 12 month period. This leave accrues at a rate of one hour for every 30 hours worked, not to exceed 40 hours per calendar year.
Online applications are STRONGLY preferred. However, if you wish to submit a paper application, you may mail your application and materials to:
Department of Housing and Community Development
Office of Human Resources
7800 Harkins Road, Lanham, MD 20706
All application materials must be received by the filing deadline. If you are unable to upload your transcripts into the system, please send via email to Miles.Peterson@maryland.gov. Please include the following information in the body of the email:
- Attn: Miles Peterson, HR Generalist
- Your First and Last Name
- Recruitment #
- Classification (Job Title) of Recruitment
Incorrect application forms, or resumes in place of the application, will not be accepted. If you are interested in these positions and cannot apply online please fill out the paper application. For questions concerning these positions, please call 301-429-7566.
TTY Users: call via Maryland Relay.
We thank our Veterans for their service to our country, and encourage them to apply.
As an equal opportunity employer, Maryland is committed to recruiting, retaining and promoting employees who are reflective of the State’s diversity.