Housing Programs Specialist

Come join our team and experience the rewards of helping low-income families and individuals and making a difference in the community!  We are seeking an experienced and highly motivated individual to join our high-performing Housing Authority in the role of Housing Programs Specialist. In this key role, you will help low-income individuals access housing subsidies through the Housing Choice Voucher (HCV), and other programs.

Purpose: Review applications and conduct applicant interviews to establish eligibility for housing. Determine eligibility for specific programs and certify eligibility for that assistance based on established policies and procedures. Calculate rental assistance and the appropriate level of tenant subsidy. Perform analysis of client eligibility. Provide information to tenants, owners, and landlords regarding housing programs and pertinent Authority policies and regulations.

Bilingual Spanish/English required. Strong mathematical and analytical skills required.

Position is open until filled.

All positions require a completed and signed application for employment. An application and job description may be obtained below, or by contacting our Human Resources Department at 831-454-9455 ext. 356

E-mail applications to [email protected] or deliver to the Housing Authority office:

Housing Authority of the County of Santa Cruz
Attn:  Human Resources Dept.
2160 41st Ave
Capitola, CA  95010

Salary:             $25.15 – $30.57/hour
Benefits:         We offer an outstanding benefit package including:  health, dental & vision insurance; CalPERS pension; vacation; sick leave; and paid holidays.

Resumes without applications will not be accepted.

Job Description
Employment Application

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Forms Note: Forms are provided for download in Adobe PDF format. PDF is a standard file format. Free PDF file Acrobat software is available from Adobe. If you are unable to download or to use Adobe Acrobat Reader, please visit our office to obtain paper copies of the forms.

The Housing Authority of the County of Santa Cruz is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Si desea una traducción en español, por favor llame al (831) 454-9455.