Salary: $40,476.80 - $55,640.00 Annually USD
The County is recruiting for Contract Economic and Community Development (ECD) Technicians who will be responsible for performing technical duties in support of a program or functional area within Community Development and Housing (CDH). Contract ECD Technicians conduct research, reviews, and organize data; prepare reports and documents; develop and maintain contract files, project files and databases; and provide program support and assistance to Community Development and Housing staff.
Applications received will be used to fill contract vacancies in Community Development and Housing only.
**Note: This recruitment is for a contract position only. Contract positions do not obtain regular County employee status. This position is expected to be funded through September 30, 2022.
For more detailed information, refer to the ECD Technician job description.
CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT
1) Applicants must successfully pass a background check. 2) Travel throughout the County may be required. A valid California Class C driver license is required at time of appointment; employees in this class may be required to use personal vehicles and show proof of automobile liability insurance.
EDUCATION: Thirty (30) semester (45 quarter) units of completed college coursework in business or public administration, economics, finance, marketing, or relevant field. A list of coursework must be submitted with the application if a degree in the areas listed above has not been conferred. Coursework/degree must be from an accredited college or university recognized by the US Department of Education.
EXPERIENCE: (Must meet one of the following Options)
Option A: One (1) year experience with a government agency or non-profit organization with responsibility for assisting organizations or businesses with related CDH services, such as housing, facilities, and/or infrastructure construction/development, grant management, or homeless services.
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Option B: Two (2) years interpreting, applying, and explaining government regulations, policies and procedures related to fiscal processes, grant management, or Housing and Urban Development (HUD).
A Bachelor's degree is highly desired. In addition, the preferred candidate will possess solid experience in Microsoft Office Suite, such as creating auto-text in Word; creating macros in Word, Excel or Access; using formulas and PivotTables in Excel; and creating PowerPoint presentations for publication on the web. Knowledge of and experience in reading, interpreting and applying regulations; reviewing claims and reimbursement requests; and collecting, tracking, and analyzing data for reporting purposes is also highly desired. The ideal candidate will possess experience working specifically in Community Development and Housing activities and /or directly with federal or state grant programs, preferably providing housing and homelessness related services such as HOME Investment Partnership (HOME), Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG), and Community Development Block Grant (CDBG).
Application Procedure : To be considered for this excellent opportunity, please complete and submit the online employment application and supplemental questionnaire. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of the application and/or supplemental questionnaire.
Application Review : Apply asap as recruitment may close at anytime once a sufficient qualified applications are received.
All communications regarding the recruitment process will be via e-mail. Applicants are encouraged to check their e-mail frequently to learn additional information regarding this recruitment. Check your GovernmentJobs account for notifications. Update your firewalls to allow e-mails from San Bernardino County through governmentjobs.com. Update your Spam, Junk, and Bulk settings to ensure it will not spam/block/filter communications from e-mail addresses with the following domain: "@hr.sbcounty.gov". Finally, be sure to keep your personal information updated. Taking these steps now will help ensure you receive all communications regarding this recruitment.
To ensure timely and successful submission of your online application, please allow ample time to complete and submit your application before the posted filing deadline. Applicants will be automatically logged-out if they have not submitted the application and all required materials prior to the posted deadline. Once your application has been successfully submitted you will receive an onscreen confirmation and an email. We recommend that you save and/or print these for your records. Please note, if you do not receive an onscreen confirmation and an email acknowledging our receipt of your application we have not received your application.
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Closing Date/Time: Continuous
San Bernardino, California