Housing Specialist

This position enforces federal regulations that govern the eligibility and continued assistance of applicants and participants. 

- Receive and review applications for public housing and Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) program to determine eligibility and continued assistance based on HUD regulations. 
- Receive and verify information to calculate rents annually or as family circumstances change. 
- Complete required records for HUD.
- Arrange for tenant and landlord lease and contract signing for HCV. 
- Prepare new leases and schedule move-outs for public housing.
- Monitor cases for potential fraud and program violations.
- Conduct criminal background checks, including sex offender registry on new applicants.
- Act as liaison between Executive Director, landlords and tenants.