• Program: CDBG-DR
  • Position: Section 3 and Fair Housing Policy Specialist
  • Area: Legal Division
  • Municipality: San Juan
  • Requirements: 1. Bachelor Degree from an accredited and/or licensed Educational institution. 2. 3-year professional experience with analysis, development and or application of the regulations that govern public housing programs that include section 3. 3. Bilingual English/Spanish. 4. Professional skills that consist in the planning, coordination, direction, and supervision of the activities related to complying with the requirements of section 3 of the CDBG-DR Program. 5. Develops and maintains up to date the policies and procedures related with section 3 and for the adequate and accurate performance of the CDBG-DR Program. 6. Assures that the rules and procedures established for Section 3 are taking place according to required regulations. 7. Analyzes, interprets and evaluates statistic and information for the preparation of reports related to section three and others that are required. 9. Studies, interprets and applies state and federal laws, regulations and procedures related with the activities assigned and presents recommendations. 10. Develops and implements guides, procedures, and controls for the purpose that the work performed is according to federal laws, regulations and rules established.

This position is subject to Section 3 from the Housing and Urban Development Act of 1968. Under Section 3, to the greatest extent feasible, job training, employment, contracting and other economic opportunities generated by certain HUD financial assistance shall be directed to low-and very low-income persons and businesses and should receive recruitment or contracting priority. It is important to comply with all of the requirements of the contractor opportunity or position.

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