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COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT & REVITALIZATION SPECIALIST (eligible for remote work)

  • 509993
  • PHOENIX
  • REMOTE OPTIONS
  • DEPT OF HOUSING
  • Full-time
  • Closing at: Sep 30 2022 at 23:55 MST

ARIZONA DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING

Housing is the foundation for success. We lead and collaborate with our community partners to create, preserve and invest in affordable housing. We protect housing consumers and revitalize communities to make Arizona the best place to live.

COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT & REVITALIZATION SPECIALIST

Job Location:

Address:  1110 W. Washington Street, Suite 280, Phoenix, Arizona 85007

This position is available for remote work within Arizona (including in office hoteling), as well as a flexible schedule.

Posting Details:

Salary: $53,000 - $60,000 

Salary commensurate with experience and qualifications.

Grade: 20

Closing Date: Open Until Filled

Job Summary:

This position will oversee the day-to-day management of approximately 30-60 contracts being managed under the Community Development & Revitalization (CD&R) Programs division of the Arizona Department of Housing.

Job Duties:

The CD&R Programs division provides federal funding for a wide range of housing, community development and revitalization efforts, including funding for housing rehabilitation and other community development activities. This position will focus on overseeing contracts connected with a variety of community development activities and housing rehabilitation, but may eventually assist with the monitoring oversight for housing weatherization activities. Other duties as assigned.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities (KSAs):

Highest qualified candidates will have at knowledge of the state and federal funding sources administered by the agency including the Community Development Block Grant Program (CDBG), HOME Investment Partnership Program (HOME), Weatherization Assistance for Low-Income Persons Program (WAP), Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP), and other public financing tools.

Selective Preference(s):

 

Pre-Employment Requirements:

 

Benefits:

The State of Arizona provides an excellent comprehensive benefits package including:

• Flexible schedules to create a work/life balance
• Participation in the Arizona State Retirement System (ASRS)
• Vacation with 10 paid holidays per year
• Sick Leave
• Health and Dental Insurance
• Life insurance and long-term disability insurance

Optional employee benefits include short-term disability insurance, deferred compensation plans, and supplemental life insurance.

By providing the option of a remote work schedule, employees enjoy improved work/life balance, report higher job satisfaction, and are more productive. Remote work is a management option and not an employee entitlement or right. An agency may terminate a remote work agreement at its discretion.

For a complete list of benefits provided by The State of Arizona, please visit our benefits page

Retirement:

State employees are required to participate in the Arizona State Retirement System (ASRS), the State sponsored retirement contribution plan and the Long-Term Disability (LTD) program after a 27-week waiting period. The ASRS defined benefit plan provides for life-long income upon retirement.

On, or shortly after, your first day you will be provided with additional information about the available insurance plans, enrollment plans, enrollment instructions, submission deadlines and effective dates.

Contact Us:

housing.az.gov

ARIZONA MANAGEMENT SYSTEM (AMS)

All Arizona state employees operate within the Arizona Management System (AMS), an intentional, results-driven approach for doing the work of state government whereby every employee reflects on performance, reduces waste, and commits to continuous improvement with sustainable progress.  Through AMS, every state employee seeks to understand customer needs, identify problems, improve processes, and measure results.  
State employees are highly engaged, collaborative and embrace a culture of public service.

The State of Arizona is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.