Supervisory Native American Program Specialist Job in WASHINGTON, DC

Vacancy No. 17-HUD-466 Department Assistant Secretary for Public and Indian Housing
Salary $131,767.00 to $161,900.00 Grade 15 to 15
Perm/Temp Permanent FT/PT Full-time
Open Date 1/10/2017 Close Date 1/18/2017
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Job Description (Please follow all instructions carefully)

Supervisory Native American Program Specialist

Assistant Secretary for Public and Indian Housing

  • 1 vacancy - Washington DC, DC
Work Schedule is Career/Career Conditional - Full-time

Opened Tuesday 1/10/2017

Closes Wednesday 1/18/2017

  • Salary Range
    $131,767.00 to $161,900.00 / Per Year
  • Series & Grade
  • Promotion Potential
  • Supervisory Status
  • Who May Apply
    U.S. citizens who are:

    1. Status Eligibles, VEOA eligibles, CTAP/ICTAP eligibles, eligible for special hiring authorities (e.g., the Schedule A appointment for persons with disabilities, or covered by an Interchange Agreement); OR

    2. HUD employees currently serving on a Veterans' Recruitment Appointment (VRA).
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Job Overview

Job Overview


About the Agency

This position is located in Public and Indian Housing's (PIH) Office of Native American Programs (ONAP). PIH’s mission is to provide low-income families affordable housing opportunities as they transition to self-sufficiency and homeownership. ONAP oversees the administration of HUD’s Native American Programs through a staff of Headquarters and Field employees. The field structure for ONAP consists of 6 area offices that provide oversight, direct monitoring, and coordination for approximately 360 tribal housing organizations. ONAP also administers tribal community development grants and loan guarantee programs.


As a Supervisor Native American Programs Specialist, you will:

  • Work closely with the PIH Administrative Services and Management Division to ensure that ONAP plans conform to the overall Federal and departmental policies and procedures.
  • Provide supervision to the Staff Assistant, Secretary and Presidential Intern in carrying out the administrative, clerical, secretarial or research tasks assigned to those positions. Also provide administrative and technical supervision to the Government Technical Representative (GTR), National Training Coordinator, and Community Builders, who serve as the principal sources of expertise in their respective functions.
  • Provide decisions, recommendations, and guidance on administrative matters that impact headquarters' operations. Decisions and recommendations are accepted without change, except in rare instances, by the Deputy Assistant Secretary (DAS). Report directly to the DAS who provides broad administrative direction.
  • Provide user data and analysis of funds utilization effectiveness by Indian and Native client groups and provides special client inputs into the development of overall housing controls for the assignment of program funds. Coordinate actions with appropriate ONAP staff.

Travel Required

  • Occasional Travel
  • 1 to 5 nights per month.

Relocation Authorized

  • No
Job Requirements
Additional Information
How to Apply
Required Documents

Department Of Housing And Urban Development

Assistant Secretary for Public and Indian Housing


Applicant Call Center
Phone: 304-480-7300
TDD: 304-480-8725


Assistant Secretary for Public and Indian Housing
See "How to Apply" Section
Fax: 000-000-0000

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