**This is a long-term temporary grant funded position with an estimated duration of up to 18 months.** The Federal government administers the Community Development Block Grant Program (CDBG) to provide communities with resources that address a wide range of needs. These funds are designed to assist cities, counties and states recover from disasters. The mission of NYC Housing Recovery is to return Sandy-impacted residents in New York City to permanent, safe and sustainable housing. The Borough Director shall supervise and be responsible for the local activities of Build it Back work performed in their respective Borough to help ensure timely and quality service to help customers affected by Hurricane Sandy return to safe and sustainable housing. Duties include: â€¢ Coordinate with management of customer operations â€¢ Coordinate services with community based partners â€¢ Interface with elected officials on matters pertaining to local clients and neighborhood â€¢ Develop and ensure appropriate communications with applicants regarding case management, inspection, design consultation and repair and rebuild information â€¢ Serve as the local liaison to coordinate Build it Back operations with other recovery initiatives and agency matters, including Department of Buildings, City Planning, Housing Preservation and Development, to help facilitate coordination at the neighborhood level â€¢ Submit regular reports on issues, recommendations, and production â€¢ Represent the office in the community and at professional meetings as required â€¢ Manage a staff of neighborhood coordinators to assist with the activities described above and supervise, train and evaluate all staff positions under his or her jurisdiction. â€¢ Shall perform related or similar duties as may be determined by the Director.
$54,740.00 - $146,276.00
DEPT OF ENVIRONMENT PROTECTION