Job Overview


About the Agency

This position is located in the Office of Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity (FHEO), Office of the Deputy Assistant Secretary for Enforcement and Programs as the Director of Systemic Investigations. FHEO’s mission is to eliminate housing discrimination, promote economic opportunity, and achieve diverse, inclusive communities by leading the nation in the enforcement, administration, development, and public understanding of federal fair housing policies and laws. FHEO protects people from discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, and familial status.


As an Equal Opportunity Specialist, you will:

- Supervise a staff and manage other resources to achieve maximum efficiency and balance in utilizing the resources assigned.
- Oversee the investigation, conciliation, and determination of systemic and Secretary-initiated investigations.
- Formulate and implement policies for Headquarters and FHEO Field Office staff regarding systemic and Secretary initiated cases.
- Review and assess cases from FHEO Regional and Field Offices for possible systemic implications and recommends processing. Serve as the contact person for all FHEO Regional Directors on the processing and resolution of systemic, Secretary-initiated, and other cases having national impact.

Supervisory Status


Promotion Potential


Travel Required

  • Occasional Travel
  • Travel 1-5 days monthly

Who May Apply

This job is open to…

U.S. citizens; no prior Federal experience is required.

This opportunity is also open to Status eligibles under Announcement 17-HUD-280. Please refer to that announcement for details on open period, eligibility, and how to apply.

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