HCD Community Program Administrator II (054244 and 076172)
|Department||DHCD - Div of Neighborhood Revitalization|
|Date Opened||1/30/2023 09:16:00 AM|
|Filing Deadline||2/13/2023 11:59:00 PM|
|Salary||$63,556 - $76,752/year (Grade 18, Step 2 - Step 9 with promotional growth to $98,523)|
|HR Analyst||Kathleen Hubbard|
This is a Skilled Service position with full State of Maryland benefits
Work that Matters. The Maryland Department of Housing and Community Development(DHCD) is a national leader in community development and affordable housing. The Division of Neighborhood Revitalization seeks two highly organized, customer oriented, self-motivated, team players, experienced with community development, community planning, financial management and grant and loan administration.
LOCATION OF POSITION
2 North Charles Street, Ste 450, Baltimore, MD 21201
These positions are located in Baltimore City, Maryland with occasional travel to DHCD’s main office in Lanham, Maryland.
A combination of “hybrid” in-person work and telework may be available.
DHCD has two immediate openings for Program Officers in its Division of Neighborhood Revitalization to help support State Revitalization Programs. These Program Officer positions provide leadership in partnership development, the provision of technical assistance to stakeholders, community leaders, government officials and interagency partners seeking to revitalize communities. Incumbents will support state revitalization programs, primarily managing a portfolio of state funded community development projects awarded to local governments and nonprofit organizations. Responsibilities include administering grants, loans, and other services provided to local governments and nonprofit organizations. Duties include managing grants and loans through the entire award cycle from application through close out, including approval of disbursement requests against project terms and funding guidelines, and assisting with the preparation of grant and loan documents. Positions serve as leads for teams of project managers responsible for a portfolio of projects.
Education: A Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university.
Experience: Five years of administrative or professional experience to include two years of financing experience or providing technical assistance for development or rehabilitation of multifamily or single family housing; neighborhood revitalization and business development; community infrastructure development; or historic preservation programs.
1. Candidates may substitute additional administrative or professional experience as defined above on a year-for-year basis for the required education.
2. Candidates may substitute additional job-related education at a rate of thirty credit hours for each year of experience for up to two years of the required experience.
3. Candidates may substitute U.S. Armed Forces military service experience as a commissioned officer in business and industry classification or business and industry specialty codes in the housing management field of work on a year-for-year basis for the required experience and education.
DESIRED OR PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS
- Experience in the area of community development and/or community planning.
- Experience with grant administration with government and/or nonprofit organizations related to neighborhood revitalization (e.g. residential, commercial, recreational, infrastructure, historic preservation projects that impact community quality of life).
- Experience administering grant and/or loan awards.
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.
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.
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.
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 email@example.com. Please include the following information in the body of the email:
- Attn: Kathleen Hubbard, Employee Relations and HR Generalist Manager
- Your First and Last Name
- Recruitment #
- Classification (Job Title) of Recruitment
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