CEDS Project Analyst Job in State of Hawaii

State of Hawaii, Oahu Island, HI, Openings : 1, Experience : Not Specified
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Job Description :
Recruitment Information

This posting is for the State of Hawaii, Department of Business Economic Development & Tourism, Office of Planning and Sustainable Development.

The position is located on the Island of Honolulu, Oahu. (Location of this position).

Salary: Commensurate with Education and Experience

If you have any questions regarding this non-civil service exempt position, please
contact Mary Alice Evans at [email protected]

The State Recruiting Office will refer all inquiries regarding this exempt position to the
Department of Department of Business Economic Development & Tourism, Office of Planning and Sustainable Development .

Duties Summary
The Office of Planning and Sustainable Development (OPSD) is responsible for maintaining an overall framework to guide the development of the State through a continuous process of comprehensive, long-range, and strategic planning to meet the physical, economic and social needs of Hawaiis people. OP also gathers, analyzes and provides information to assist in the overall analysis and formulation of state policies and strategies to provide central direction and cohesion in allocation of resources.

The purpose of this position is to conduct studies and prepare plans for a major planning study or projects. This position has the responsibility for U.S. Economic Development Administration (EDA) grants. In particular, this includes grants pertaining to preparing and implementing the periodic Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy (CEDS). This includes preparation of grant applications, managing grants, conducting projects and coordinating with economic development organizations.

Minimum Qualification Requirements
Knowledge: General research sources and sources of socio-economic information; research methods and techniques used in public policy development; report writing; governmental organization, programs and functions; intergovernmental relationships.

Skills/Abilities:
Plan, organize and conduct planning and research projects; understand and apply research concepts and methods; read and comprehend a broad range of subjects; collect, correlate, evaluate and analyze facts and develop sound conclusions therefrom; speak and write effectively; develop and maintain effective working relationships with others.

Education:
Successful completion of a baccalaureate degree program. A master’s degree in public policy or a related area is desirable but not required.

Experience:
Work experience should demonstrate the ability to plan, organize, and conduct projects involving public engagement, research and analysis; research, analyze and write clear and detailed reports, correspondence and other documents; establish and maintain effective relationships with personnel of public agencies, industry sectors and citizen groups; make effective presentations before groups; speak effectively in public; read and comprehend a broad range of subjects; collect, compile, correlate and analyze facts and draw sound conclusions from them.

Other:
N/A

Citizenship Requirement:
The State of Hawaii requires that all persons seeking employment with the government of the State shall be citizens, nationals, or permanent resident aliens of the United States, or eligible under federal law for unrestricted employment in the United States.

Other Information
This position is exempt from the civil service and considered temporary in nature. Therefore, if you are appointed to the position, your employment will be considered to be “at will,” which means that you may be discharged from your employment at the prerogative of your department head or designee at any time.

As a condition of employment with the State of Hawaii, all qualified external candidates who have been given a conditional offer of employment must show proof of full COVID-19 vaccination and shall be fully vaccinated by his/her/their employment start date. A reasonable accommodation will be provided if requested by a candidate and it is determined through an interactive process that pregnancy, a qualifying disability, or a sincerely held religious belief prevents the candidate from receiving a COVID-19 vaccination.

Submit resumes and direct all inquiries regarding this position to:

Mary Alice Evans

Department of Business, Economic Development & Tourism
Office of Planning and Sustainable Development
235 S. Beretania Street Room #600
Honolulu, HI 96813

NOTE: The State Recruiting Office will refer you to the Department of Business Economic Development & Tourism, Office of Planning and Sustainable Development regarding this exempt position.
Last Date For Apply: 23/Sep/2022 00:00:00 Job Type : Full Time, Employment Type : PermanentApply Here