Housing Specialist I

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Job Code: PD17-18
Posted On: Friday, 31st March 2017
Category: Open
Department: Property Management
Location: East Deer Park
200 East Deer Park Drive
Job Type:
Full Time
Education: 4 Year Degree
Duration:
Travel:

Job Description:

Will determine eligibility and continued participation for HOC Housing opportunity and Tax Credit applicants and families. Duties include interviewing clients, certifying, recertifying annuals and interims, processing rent increases requests. Will coordinate move-ins and transfers and advise participants and landlords of program rules and regulations.  Provide customer service to internal and external customers. Will respond to inquiries from applicants and tenants and monitor clients for program compliance.  WP

Preferred Skills:

  • Requires a Bachelor’s degree in Public Administration, Sociology, Government or related field; or
  • Requires Associate’s degree in a related field with a minimum of two years experience working with Tax Credit, the Housing Choice Voucher, or other subsidized housing program.
  • Must have knowledge of, or the ability to acquire knowledge of, subsidized housing program guidelines and federal, state and local landlord-tenant laws is necessary
  • Experience in the Housing Choice Voucher, Tax Credit or other subsidized program is a plus
  • Must have great verbal and written communication skills
  • Must be proficient with Microsoft Office