Lead housing specialist
This position will serve as a lead worker and assist Housing Specialists, participate in group and/or individual recertification meetings, determine eligibility of participants for placement and continuation in the Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) Program. Will provide insight and guidance to Housing Specialists on internal processes and client/owner issues. Will maintain a caseload of specialized programs within the voucher program, including but not limited to: Portability, Family Self Sufficiency, and Homeownership. May complete program quality control reviews and make recommendations regarding process and training based on findings. Will generate Housing Assistance payment contracts, process portability payment discrepancies and complete special projects as needed. Will submit compliance referrals as needed. Incumbent must have transportation as this position may work from various office locations. Must obtain Housing Choice Voucher certification within six months of hire. HOC may require employees to periodically update certifications upon request. Cost of training and certifications will be provided by HOC and employment is subject to successfully maintaining applicable program certification(s).