Applications being accepted from: All Persons Interested
Division: Compliance & Operations
Reporting Location: 2100 Travis, Houston, TX 77002
Workdays/Hours: Monday - Friday, 8 am - 5 pm (subject to change)
The City of Houston's Housing and Community Development Department (HCDD) seeks to create a city in which every resident has an affordable home in a community where they can thrive. Partnering with non-profit, governmental, and local entities, HCDD strives to strengthen Houston's neighborhoods, provide true housing choice and execute the Mayor's vision for One Houston with complete communities throughout. Since Hurricane Harvey, HCDD is managing more than one billion dollars dedicated to helping low and moderate-income families recover.
To achieve this vision, HCDD is seeking an Environmental Investigator III to join its team. In this position, you will conduct environmental reviews for single-family, multi-family, public facility, and Disaster Recovery projects, and all others requested in order to ensure compliance with HUD environmental regulations.
This is a grant funded position subject to cancellation when funds are depleted and/or contract period ends.
There are occasional discomforts form exposure to moderate heat, cold, moisture/wetness and unpleasant air conditions. This position requires stooping, bending and/or lifting with occasional periods of walking on rough surfaces.
Requires a Bachelor's degree in Chemistry, Biology, Environmental Health Engineering or a closely related degree.
Two years of pollution/environmental control experience are required.
Minimum License Requirement:
Valid driver's license in compliance with the City of Houston's Administrative Procedure 2-2.
Preference will be given to candidates with:
**Preference shall be given to eligible veteran applicants provided such persons possess the qualifications necessary for competent discharge of the duties involved in the position applied for, such persons are among the most qualified candidates for the position, and all other factors in accordance with Executive Order 1-6.**