|Vacancy No.||19-HUD-451-P||Department||Assistant Secretary for Housing-Federal Housing Commissioner|
|Salary||$78,446.00 to $101,983.00||Grade||12 to 12|
|Open Date||4/5/2019||Close Date||4/19/2019|
|Job Link||Apply Online||Who may apply||Public|
- Open & closing datesOpening and closing dates 04/05/2019 to 04/19/2019
- ServiceSenior Executive
- Pay scale & gradeGS 12
- Salary$78,446 to $101,983 per year
- Appointment typePermanent – Full-time
- Work scheduleFull-Time – Career/Career Conditional
1 vacancy in the following location:
Relocation expenses reimbursed
Yes as determined by agency policy
This job is open to
Clarification from the agency
U.S. citizens or U.S. Nationals; no prior Federal experience is required.This job is also open in another announcement to:
- Individuals with disabilities
- Federal employees – Competitive service
- Career transition (CTAP, ICTAP, RPL)
- Land & base management
- Military spouses
- Special authorities
- DutiesDutiesSummaryThis opportunity is also open to Status eligibles under Announcement 19-HUD-450. Please refer to that announcement for details on open period, eligibility, and how to apply.
Learn more about this agencyResponsibilitiesAs a Appraiser, you will:
- Conduct detailed field reviews of selected Uniform Residential Appraisal Report’s (URAR) received from appraisers and analyze all the information submitted for accuracy, supportability and consistency, and to ensure that, in each case, the appraiser has properly applied the current principles, practices, and techniques of appraising.
- Recommend disciplinary actions or sanctions against appraisers who violate Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practices (USPAP) or HUD program requirements as set forth in the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) handbooks and in the Code of Federal Regulations (CFR).
- Make decisions to approve condominium projects, cooperative projects, and planned unit developments (PUD) for mortgage insurance. Incumbent must decide if these condominium cooperative PUD projects will qualify for mortgage insurance by reviewing the legal documents, project improvements, maintenance reserves, etc.
- Review appraisals and resolve valuation issues involving problems, such as, special zoning requirements in an area, any environmental hazards that may affect the property, properties located on leased land or on restricted lands (particularly properties located on Indian reservation land).
- Provide guidance to the appraisers, lenders, home buyers, builders, real estate agents and general public. The incumbent must convey requested information, both orally and in writing, in ways that are best and easily understood by the numerous and diverse groups of clients.
- Job family (Series)1171 Appraising
- RequirementsRequirementsConditions of Employment
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- Please refer to “Conditions of Employment.”
Location: HUD, Housing Deputy Assistant Secretary, Single Family Housing – Processing and Underwriting Division – Atlanta Homeownership Center.QualificationsYou must meet the following requirements by the closing date of this announcement.
Specialized experience: For the GS-12, you must have one year of specialized experience at a level of difficulty and responsibility equivalent to the GS-11 grade level in the Federal service. Specialized experience:
- Completing desk and field reviews of Single Family property appraisals; AND
- Providing technical assistance and policy guidance on appraisal related issues; AND
- Analyzing and resolving appraisal valuation issues and assessing related collateral risk.
– Relocation expenses will not be paid.
– This is a bargaining unit position.
– This position is Non-Exempt from the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA).
– Recruitment incentive may be offered.
– HUD offers alternative and flexible work schedules.
CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT:
– A one year probationary period may be required.
– Must successfully complete a background investigation.
– Complete a Declaration for Federal Employment to determine your suitability for Federal employment, at the time requested by the agency
– If you are a male applicant born after December 31, 1959, certify that you have registered with the Selective Service System or are exempt from having to do so.
– Have your salary sent to a financial institution of your choice by Direct Deposit/Electronic Funds Transfer.
– Go through a Personal Identity Verification (PIV) process that requires two forms of identification from the Form I-9. Federal law requires verification of the identity and employment eligibility of all new hires in the U.S.
– Obtain and use a Government-issued charge card for business-related travel.
– Public Trust – Background Investigation will be required.
HUD employees are subject to a number of government-wide and HUD specific ethics laws and regulations, including restrictions on outside employment. To review applicable ethics rules, please visit https://portal.hud.gov/hudportal/HUD?src=/program_offices/general_counsel/ethicsHow You Will Be EvaluatedYou will be evaluated for this job based on how well you meet the qualifications above.Your application includes your résumé, responses to the online questions, and required supporting documents. Please be sure that your resume includes detailed information to support your qualifications for this position; failure to provide sufficient evidence in your resume may result in a “not qualified” determination.
Rating: Your application will be evaluated in the following areas: Problem Solving, Communication, and Technical. Category rating will be used to rank and select eligible candidates. If qualified, you will be assigned to one of three quality level categories: Best Qualified, Better Qualified, and Qualified (Good) depending on your responses to the online questions, regarding your experience, education, and training related to this position. Your rating may be lowered if your responses to the online questions are not supported by the education and/or experience described in your application.
Veterans’ preference is applied after applicants are assessed. Preference-eligibles will be listed at the top of their assigned category and considered before non-preference-eligibles in that category.
Qualified preference-eligibles with a compensable service-connected disability of 10% or more will be listed at the top of the highest category.
Referral: If you are among the top qualified candidates, your application may be referred to a selecting official for consideration. You may be required to participate in a selection interview.
If you are a displaced or surplus Federal employee (eligible for the Career Transition Assistance Plan (CTAP)/Interagency Career Transition Assistance Plan (ICTAP)) you must be assigned the middle category or better to be rated as “well qualified” to receive special selection priority.
To preview questions please click here.Background checks and security clearanceSecurity clearanceNot RequiredDrug test requiredNo
- Required DocumentsRequired DocumentsA complete application includes 1. A resume, 2. Vacancy question responses, and 3. Submission of any required documents. Please note that if you do not provide all required information, as specified in this announcement, you may not be considered for this position (or may not receive the special consideration for which you may be eligible).
All applicants are required to submit a resume either by creating one in USAJOBS or uploading one of their own choosing. (Cover letters are optional.) To receive full credit for relevant experience, please list the month/date/year and number of hours worked for experience listed on your résumé. We suggest that you preview the online questions, as you may need to customize your résumé to ensure that it supports your responses to these questions. Please view résumé tips.
VETERANS’ PREFERENCE DOCUMENTATION: If you are claiming veterans preference, please see applicant guide for required documentation In order to be considered for veterans preference, you must submit all required documentation as outlined in the applicant guide.
CAREER TRANSITION ASSISTANCE PLAN (CTAP) OR INTERAGENCY CAREER TRANSITION ASSISTANCE PLAN (ICTAP) DOCUMENTATION: If you are a displaced or surplus Federal employee, click CTAP/ICTAP for eligibility and a detailed list of required documents.
APPRAISER DOCUMENTATION: For Single Family Appraiser positions, you must submit a State Certified Residential Real Estate Appraiser License, you must submit a copy of your current state license and certification to be considered.
If you are relying on your education to meet qualification requirements:Education must be accredited by an accrediting institution recognized by the U.S. Department of Education in order for it to be credited towards qualifications. Therefore, provide only the attendance and/or degrees from schools accredited by accrediting institutions recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.Failure to provide all of the required information as stated in this vacancy announcement may result in an ineligible rating or may affect the overall rating.
- BenefitsBenefitsA career with the U.S. Government provides employees with a comprehensive benefits package. As a federal employee, you and your family will have access to a range of benefits that are designed to make your federal career very rewarding. Learn more about federal benefits.Location Affordability Portal (LAP): The LAP provides estimates of household housing and transportation costs at the neighborhood level to help make more informed decisions about where to live, work, and invest.Review our benefitsEligibility for benefits depends on the type of position you hold and whether your position is full-time, part-time, or intermittent. Contact the hiring agency for more information on the specific benefits offered.
- How to ApplyHow to ApplyHUD has partnered with the Treasury’s Bureau of the Fiscal Service to provide certain personnel services to its organization. Fiscal Service’s responsibilities include advertising vacancies, accepting and handling applications, and extending job offers.
The following instructions outline our application process. You must complete this application process and submit any required documents by 11:59 p.m. Eastern Time (ET) on the closing date of this announcement. We are available to assist you during business hours (normally 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. ET, Monday – Friday). If applying online poses a hardship, please contact us by noon ET on the announcement’s closing date.
HUD provides reasonable accommodation to applicants with disabilities on a case-by-case basis. Please contact us if you require this for any part of the application and hiring process.
To begin, either click the “Create a New Account” button and follow the prompts to register or if you previously registered, click the “Apply Online” button and follow the prompts.
You will be re-directed to HUD’s CareerConnector system to complete your application process; answer the online questions, and submit all required documents. (To submit supporting documents, click one of the available options; Upload; Fax; or Reuse existing documents. To protect your privacy, we suggest you first remove your SSN). Also, go to “My Account” to view and update your information, as necessary.
To complete, you must click the “Finish” button located at the bottom of the “Application Review” page.
To verify your application is complete, log into your USAJOBS account, select the Application Status link and then select the more information link for this position. The Details page will display the status of your application, the documentation received and processed, and any correspondence the agency has sent related to this application.
To return to an incomplete application, log into your USAJOBS account and click Update Application in the vacancy announcement. You must re-select your resume and/or other documents from your USAJOBS account or your application will be incomplete.
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Parkersburg, West Virginia 26101
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1. Login to your USAJOBS account, select the “Applications” tab section and click on the vacancy that you have already applied to.
2. Under “Application Status,” click the “Additional Application Information” link and you will be taken to HUD’s CareerConnector website where you can check your application status.
The “Additional Application Information” link may not be available if your application status says “Unavailable.” This indicates that your application is not complete. If the “Additional Application Information” link is not available and the vacancy is still open, you can click on the job announcement and the “Update Application” button to be taken back to the HUD CareerConnector portion of the application.
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