Housing Rehab Support Specialist

Digest topic: Jobs & Internships


organization:Unlimited Choices, Inc.
position summary:

This full time position with our unique, human services focused, mission driven agency requires the abilities and skills necessary for working in an office environment, including: •Providing administrative support to staff and Board of Directors •Maintaining client records and systems with accurate attention to detail •Performing in a self-directed capacity, as a project driven team member with strong decision making and multi-task abilities •Functioning effectively with minimal direction and supervision. •Working effectively with clients and the general public. •Bilingual Spanish ( conversational, with some written ability acceptable) Position closes June 25, 2010

Salary / Pay Rate:Salary Range: $25,000 - $35,000
Required Skills and Abilities:•Excellent written and verbal English language communication skills •Excellent telephone skills •Team player, self-manager, flexible and able to multi-task •Strong interpersonal skills, ability to handle crisis and difficult clients, excellent problem solving skills •Advanced keyboarding (50 wpm), PC computer experience (preferably MS Office 2003, MS Access 2003 and Windows XP) •Able to maintain program and client confidentiality at all times, sensitivity to disabled citizens and low-income clientele, able to provide assistance and set boundaries. •Manage and organize daily work flow efficiently and effectively •Able to perform repetitive hand and wrist motions, and manipulate or lift 20 pounds
Qualifications:•Bilingual in Spanish preferred (conversational Spanish with some written ability acceptable) •Associate degree or equivalent specializing in business/office systems and management. 2 – 4 years experience working in a business environment and in working with the public. •Strong computer skills. •Experience in non-profit settings preferred; understanding of government and social service systems and knowledge of housing and disabled citizen issues preferred. •Required to have and show evidence of a valid driver’s license and auto insurance in accordance with agency liability.
Education Required:High School or equiv.
Other:Equal Opportunity Employer
website link:www.unlimitedchoices.org