There are two vacancies for this position - one in Chicago, IL and one in Minneapolis, MN.Learn more about this agency
This opportunity is also open to Status eligibles under Announcement 18-HUD-685. Please refer to that announcement for details on open period, eligibility, and how to apply.
The Office of Multifamily Housing is responsible for the overall management, development, direction and administration of HUD's Multifamily Housing Programs. HUD's Multifamily programs provide mortgage insurance to HUD-approved lenders to facilitate the construction, substantial rehabilitation, purchase and refinancing of multifamily housing projects. MFH is widely responsible for production, asset management and portfolio oversight, and recapitalization of assisted properties, and field operations. As part of the National Housing Act of 1934, Congress created the Federal Housing Administration (FHA) which later became a part of the Department of Housing and Urban Development's (HUD) Office of Housing in 1965.
As a Construction Analyst, you will:
- Visit project sites to determine conditions of off-site construction or demolition. Evaluate project sites for unusual site conditions such as soil faults, drainage problems, or other design problems that may increase the site development cost or decrease the value of the land.
- Select and evaluate data submitted relevant to the design and construction of the particular project from the architectural and engineering data and prepares the specific documentation required at this stage for project acceptability or rejection.
- Review contract award documents to ascertain if the proposed bid is the lowest or lowest acceptable, consistent with the Owner's Invitation for Bids and bid package and in an amount consistent with the construction budget.
- Review and evaluate designs and construction proposal to insure conformance with HUD technical standards. Make recommendations on acceptability of design and construction proposals. Prepare contract drawings and specifications for initial closing and attend the pre-construction conference.
Occasional travel - 3 to 5 nights per month.
Who May Apply
This job is open to…U.S. citizens or U.S. Nationals; no prior Federal experience is required.
Job family (Series)
This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/502461800. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.