Rental Assistance Specialist

Brainerd HRA   Brainerd, MN   Full-time     Real Estate / Property Management
Posted on July 11, 2024
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The Brainerd Housing & Redevelopment Authority (HRA) is seeking a Rental Assistance Specialist. The Rental Assistance Specialist will assist in the operation of the Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) Program as well as other agency housing initiatives. This position is expected to follow local, HRA, state, and federal policies, regulations, and laws.

Minimum Qualifications: • Associate’s degree in related field plus two years’ experience in position with similar job duties or four years’ combination of relevant education, training and experience that meets the requirement to successfully accomplish the assigned duties and responsibilities as determined by the Executive Director. • Must have housing inspection certification (i.e. UPS, HQS, NSPIRE) and program specialist certification (i.e Housing Choice Voucher Specialist, Public Housing Occupancy, Certified Occupancy Specialist, Low-Income Housing Tax Credit Specialist, Affordable Housing Professional) certification from a nationally recognized training program, or the ability to be certified within one year of employment. • Extensive experience with Windows-based personal computer software application is required. Possession of a valid driver’s license and access to reliable transportation.

The Brainerd HRA offers competitive wage and excellent benefits package. The hiring range for this position is $20 - $24 per hour DOQ.

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