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LIHEAP Specialist Position Announcement – Arizona Department of Economic Security

Arizona Department of Economic Security

Phoenix, AZ

Seeks Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program Specialist (HSPDS)

Job Announcement

PLEASE NOTE: This announcement is open until a sufficient number of resumes are received. Interested applicants should apply for this position if they feel that they are qualified as quickly as possible to ensure a timely application.

Position Summary

The Arizona Department of Economic Security (DES) makes Arizona stronger by helping Arizonans reach their potential through temporary assistance for those in need, and care for the vulnerable.  Our vision is Opportunity, assistance and care for Arizonans in need.

This position will act as the head policy specialist for Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP), Short-Term Crisis Services, and Neighbors Helping Neighbors.  The position is responsible for administration of LIHEAP and other energy-related community service programs in collaboration with Community Action Agencies and energy vendors.

The position will monitor and evaluate local service providers’ progress and outcomes through the analysis of written reports and conducting on-site monitoring and agency reviews.  The position provides training and technical assistance to program staff and local grantees to ensure adequate knowledge of program requirements, and must be capable of processing sensitive and difficult contracts, researching and drafting recommendations, submitting a variety of state and federal reports, conducting analytical studies and preparing memos, and may be asked to prepare legislative analysis.

Travel to all areas of Arizona is required.  The salary range is $36,814 - $51,321.

See job announcement for further information including KSAs and Benefits.

Application Process

Apply through AZStateJobs: Job ID 22653.

Arizona State Government is an EOE/ADA Reasonable Accommodation Employer.


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