HOUSING ASSISTANCE COORDINATORRelease Date: 2023-09-21
|REQUIREMENTS TO FILE:|
A bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in a Business or Social Science related field (proof required) *.
Two years of increasingly responsible work for a public housing authority.
Additional experience may be substituted for the required education on a year-for-year basis to the extent that the experience has prepared the individual to perform the duties of the classification.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
Willingness to work overtime and occasional weekend hours as required.
A valid motor vehicle operator license may be required by the hiring department at the time of selection.
If appointed, candidates will be required to attend City paid training and obtain certification in Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) Program Management prior to the completion of the probationary period.
*Proof of required documents, such as degree or transcripts, must be uploaded to the online application at the time of filing. Any proofs submitted must contain either the applicant's name or other identifying characteristic on the form. Degrees must indicate the field of study and transcripts must indicate field of study and degree conferred date. Candidates who possess degrees from colleges or universities from outside the United States must attach proof of educational equivalence at the time of filing.
Progressive professional experience in implementing occupancy, eligibility, grant reporting and quality assurance for a public housing agency. Experience in Veterans Affairs Supportive Housing (VASH), Continuum of Care/Shelter Plus Care (CoC/SPC), Project Based Vouchers (PBV), and Family Self-Sufficiency. Certification in Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) Specialist, or equivalent. Bilingual/biliterate skills (Spanish, Khmer, or Tagalog) may be desirable for some positions interacting with the public.