Company: Colorado Bluesky Enterprises Inc.
Posted on: November 19, 2021
COLORADO BLUESKY ENTERPRISES INC. JOB DESCRIPTION
Job Title: Section 8 Housing Specialist
Remote Work: Possible
Pay Grade: $14.00-$15.00 per hour
Purpose of Position- The Purpose of the Section 8 Housing
Support the mission of Colorado Bluesky Enterprises by providing
assisted rent services to low-income individuals and families in
Pueblo County. This is accomplished by following H.U.D and CBE
regulations, policies and procedures and working closely with
various community service agencies and partnerships.
Remain familiar with current U.S Department of Housing and Urban
Development ever changing Federal Regulations as they relate to
Section 8 Housing programs.
Maintain required reports and statistics ie: waiting list program
and SEMAP reports, prepare reports on a monthly and annual basis,
Facilitate and mediate communication with assigned clients and
landlords, as needed.
Respond to inquires, phone calls, correspondence, and email in a
timely and responsive manner.
Inform and educate applicants of program requirements and
Coordinate and perform Housing Quality Inspections to ensure timely
inspections at admission to program, annual re-certifications and
condition of unit inspection.
Maintain proper maintenance of client files and computer records to
insure accuracy according to HUD regulations This includes renewing
of contracts for Section 8 housing participants, including interims
and re-certification/review of income and household
Respond in a timely manner to all allegations received such as
drug-related criminal activity, activities that threaten the health
and safety of residents any gang related activity, violent criminal
activity, any sexual offense, fraud allegations, income
discrepancies, household composition and any program participant
responsibilities that have been violated. Attend informal hearings
and pertaining to any of the above allegations
Coordinate and collaborate with the Finance Department to insure
accurate and timely housing assistance payments (HAP) to landlords
including separating, sorting and mailing of checks check for
accuracy , run checks and correct errors on a bi-monthly and
Knowledge, Skill, and Ability
Minimum two years related experience in a job related field.
Valid driver's license
Flexible and cooperative to job demands to meet work needs.
Able to communicate well in English language, both spoken and
Typing 50 wpm
Must be able to prioritize and manage a wide variety of tasks.
Ability to work well under stressful conditions.
Must be able to work and communicate well with elderly, disabled
and low income families and individuals.
Must be prompt and dependable
Because of the nature of this work, someone that is pleasant,
personable, patient and having a desire to be of assistance to
those in need is required.
Able to handle, communicate and solve problems related to tenants
Able to work with minimum day to day supervision.
General office and clerical skills required.
Ability to attain certification for Housing Quality Standards (HQS)
Housing Inspections and use ot the Enterprise Income Verification
(EIV) System; Certification for Fair Housing and Lead Hazard
Knowledge of various computer programs, excel, word,
Must be able to perform general office procedures
Knowledge of community agencies
High School Graduate
Minimum 2 years in job related field
Working Environment/Physical Activities
Note: This job description is not intended to be an exhaustive list
of all duties, responsibilities, or qualifications associated with
the job. CBE is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We respect the
dignity and diversity of individual work force members. We also
recognize the value of diversity in our organizations and wish to
employ a workforce that is as diverse as the communities and people
we serve. It is our policy to comply with applicable federal,
state, and local laws governing Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO).
Unlawful discrimination in employment because of race, religion,
color, sex, age, national origin, ancestry, disability, veteran
status, or other characteristics protected by applicable laws is
Job Type: Full-time
Pay: From $15.00 per hour
Employee assistance program
Flexible spending account
Health savings account
Paid time off
10 hour shift
All employees are required to wear face coverings, and observe all
covid requirements ,work areas are sanitized
housing related: 1 year (Preferred)
Work Location: One location
Keywords: Colorado Bluesky Enterprises Inc., Pueblo , Housing Specialist, Other , Pueblo, Colorado
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