APPROXIMATE ANNUAL SALARY -
PAY GRADE: 38
For more information on benefit and retirement programs, please see the sections below.
In order to receive consideration, applicants must indicate their availability for any work type, travel, and location requirements listed.
Economists prepare and conduct research, analysis and studies of economic, social, fiscal and other factors in
relation to topic of study.
Incumbents possess a degree of knowledge and proficiency sufficient to perform advanced-level work and may provide work direction and training to others.
Under the direction of the Deputy Administrator, this position is responsible for maintaining and marketing a statewide low-income housing database, convene an annual advisory board meeting, and communicate state requirements to affordable housing property managers and owners. Incumbent will be responsible for synthesizing and analyzing information including housing needs reports, homeless count, vacancy rates, as well as other statistical data related to housing. Economist will produce Taking Stock annual housing report and the annual Housing Progress Report, and compose electronic surveys in Qualtrix, Position will also provide oral and visual reports at affordable housing events; will provide statistical reports to legislators, policy makers, jurisdictions and other interested parties. Incumbent will regularly source data from federal datasets such as Bureau of Labor Statistics, HUD CHAS, and American Community Survey.
The State of Nevada is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action in recruitment of its employees and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion or belief, age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, domestic partnership, genetic information (GINA), or compensation and/or wages. *** THIS RECRUITMENT MAY CLOSE WITHOUT FURTHER NOTICE DEPENDING ON THE NUMBER OF APPLICATIONS RECEIVED. APPLICANTS ARE ENCOURAGED TO APPLY AS SOON AS POSSIBLE***
In order to be qualified, you must meet the following requirements:
|Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university in economics, labor economics, econometrics, statistics or a related field and three years of professional experience in conducting statistical/economic data collection, analysis and research involving the application of advanced statistical, mathematical and economic principles and research modeling; OR one year of experience as an Economist II in Nevada State service; OR an equivalent combination of education and experience as described above.
|This position requires a State of Nevada/FBI fingerprint-based background check as a condition of appointment and as condition of continuing employment.
|The exam will consist of an application evaluation. It is essential that applications include detailed information with time frames regarding education and experience. The most qualified applicants will be contacted by the hiring agency for interview. The hiring agency may require specific skills related testing as part of the interviewing process.