Opelika Housing Authority is currently seeking highly motivated, experienced, and trustworthy candidates to fill the Full-time position of Housing Choice Voucher Program Specialist in the Opelika, AL area. Duties will include, but not be limited to:
Process new applications for the HCV program, when open. Conduct annual re-examinations in accordance with established procedures. Enter information in computer and process new admissions or recertification, including verifying income and other data in accordance with established procedures and regulations. Maintain electronic files and records. Receive information from residents, verify, and make interim adjustments based on the information. Schedule appointments for annual re-examinations, generate appointment letters and conduct interviews. Take appropriate action based on information received.
Associate Degree in business or related field plus 2 years of work experience that involved dealing with the public and using a computer, or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Experience in Housing Choice Voucher Program or HUD housing, preferred.
Other: Valid Driving License
Certification as Housing Choice Voucher Specialist (must be obtained within 1 year after appointment) Ability to be insured under the Authority's vehicle policy
To apply please visit our office, located at 1706 Toomer Street, Opelika, AL 36801 or complete an application on our employment page.