RUPCO is hiring a Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) Specialist  (long-term) to work collaboratively with the HCV Program Supervisor and the Manager of Section 8 Programs to administer the Section 8-HCV Program.  This full-time position performs a variety of duties which will work within the program guidelines and apply those standards to the voucher participants assigned to them. such as:

Position Responsibilities:

  • Manage a caseload comprised of households who may be elderly, disabled, handicapped or families with children
  • Interviewing potential candidates for the HCV program and articulating the program requirements
  • Determining a family‚Äôs eligibility for the program
  • Conducting annual and interim recertifications and re-examinations related to income and program eligibility
  • Work with voucher participants to maintain compliance with program
  • Conduct apartment inspections as assigned or as needed
  • Work collaboratively with landlords
  • Make referrals for program participants when circumstances present themselves that may put the voucher in jeopardy

Required Knowledge, Skills, Education and Experience:

  • Enthusiastic and positive attitude
  • Able to work independently but also as part of the team in a fast-paced environment
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Strong computer skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Excellent communication skills: written and oral
  • Experience in a customer service environment
  • Tolerance and sensitivity to a diverse population
  • Strong work ethic

To Apply:
RUPCO welcomes and encourages diversity in its workforce and all individuals are encouraged to apply. RUPCO is an equal opportunity employer (EOE). Applications are accepted through noon on Wednesday, June 19. Please submit a letter of interest to mwayne@rupco.org

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