Current Openings

 

JOB ANNOUNCEMENT

 

OPENING DATE: March 11, 2015

 

POSITION: SUPERVISOR, HOUSING PROGRAMS

 

CLOSING DATE: Open until filled

 

SALARY RANGE: Starts at $58,548, plus excellent benefit package

 

JOB SUMMARY: The Housing Programs Supervisor is a management position, responsible for supervising and training staff who administer housing programs. Responsibilities include all aspects related to the Section 8 Certificate and Voucher Program, Shelter Plus Care and HOPWA.

 

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

• Working knowledge of interpretation and implementation of federal, state, local, and Housing Authority related regulations.

 

• Must possess excellent oral and written communication skills.

 

• Low-Income Tax-credit knowledge and experience preferred.

 

• Public Housing knowledge and experience preferred.

 

• Ability to supervise personnel using team building and conflict resolution skills.

 

• Ability to establish effective working relationships with staff, residents, representatives of outside agencies and the public.

 

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

• High School Diploma or G.E.D. and four years of increasingly responsible experience in Section 8 Rental Assistance Housing, or

 

• Bachelor’s Degree and two years of supervisory experience, or

 

• Combination of education and experience which provides the applicant with the requisite skills.

 

• Advanced Section 8 Management Certification within six months of employment and Section 8 Occupancy Certification within one year of employment.

 

Valid Washington State Driver's License and a good driving record.

 

SELECTION PROCESS: Submit an application, resume, and cover letter.

 

Please include in your cover letter your detailed experience for each of the following points:

1. Demonstrated personnel management skills including team building, maximization of performance potential, and conflict resolution.

 

2. Experience in housing program (or other program) regulations, policies, and procedures.

 

THIS IS AN EXEMPT LEVEL POSITION

 

TO APPLY: Download forms at www.bellinghamhousing.org, or obtain a packet from our front desk, located at 208 Unity Street, Bellingham, WA.

 

Lobby Hours: 10am-4pm (M-Th.)

 

COMPLETED APPLICATION PACKETS WILL BE ACCEPTED VIA:

 

EMAIL: hr@bwcha.org

FAX: 360-676-7747

MAIL: P.O. BOX 9701, BELLINGHAM, WA 98227

 

THE BELLINGHAM WHATCOM COUNTY HOUSING AUTHORITY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER.

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