Post Date: 09/24/2019
Close Date: 10/20/2019
Are you an experienced Housing Services leader who has a collaborative and team-oriented management style? Are you committed to efficient and effective service delivery? If so, then Come Lead with Us at Washington County as our Housing Rental Assistance Program Manager for Housing Services!
Washington County Housing Services (the Housing Authority for Washington County) is conducting a search for a Housing Rental Assistance Program Manager to plan, organize, develop, lead and administer the Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) division to provide seamless service delivery to applicants and the general public. This role will develop and implement the Housing Authority's strategic plans, budgets, and operational procedures; assure the Housing Choice Voucher division is managed and operated according to approved policies and procedures, laws and regulations; and train, supervise and evaluate the performance of assigned staff.
The ideal candidate will have experience managing or supervising a housing choice voucher program (approximately 3,000 vouchers) with a similar sized or larger agency. The candidate will have experience with Public and Indian Housing Information Centers (PIC), Section 8 Management Assessment Programs (SEMAP), as well as managing and working with the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), local audits, HUD's 2-year tool, managing project-based contracts, writing RFP's for the Project-Based Voucher (PBV) program and working with external stakeholders.
Education and Experience:
A typical way to obtain the knowledge and abilities would be:
A Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in public administration, human services, business administration or a related field; AND
Three (3) years of responsible experience performing technical or administrative work with affordable housing programs including leading/oversight of projects, programs and/or personnel teams; OR
An Associate's degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in public administration, human services, business administration or a related field; AND
Five (5) years of responsible experience performing technical or administrative work with affordable housing programs including leading/oversight of projects, programs and/or personnel teams; OR
Seven (7) years of increasingly responsible experience in performing technical or administrative work with affordable housing programs, including leading/oversight of projects, programs and/or personnel teams.
If you have completed education in a foreign college or university and are using this education to meet the minimum qualifications, you must provide documentation that the foreign education is comparable to that received within the United States' accredited college or university system or your application will not be accepted.
Additional Licenses, Certificates, Physical Abilities and Specialty Requirements:
Possession of a driver's license valid in the State of Oregon and an acceptable driving record is required for this classification.
Washington County organizes its positions into classifications. Classification descriptions are typically written broadly. To review this classification in its entirety, please use this link: Housing Rental Assistance Program Manager.
Please be clear and specific in the applicable sections of the employment application about how your background is relevant. This information must also be consistent with your supplemental question responses if applicable. Please note: Answers to the supplemental questions are typically evaluated separately from your application.
Department of Motor Vehicle Records (DMV) Requirement:
Driving a motorized vehicle is an essential function of this position. Successful applicants must possess a valid driver's license and an acceptable driving record. To review the Driver's License and Record Policy for Washington County and instructions for submitting appropriate DMV documentation, please use this link: Driver's License & Records Policy.
Complete details: www.washcojobs.org