: Euclid Technology Section 8 Program Specialist

Job Details


The Program Specialist provides operational support in all areas of the Authority’s Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program with the principal responsibility of insuring program compliance related to certification of Section 8 program participants.  Provides information to persons inquiring about the program.  Schedules and performs initial, annual and interim certifications of program participants and processes portable transfers.  Schedules and conducts briefing sessions and ensures distribution of all required information to program participants.  Assists in the determination of the Housing Assistance Payment (HAP) and coordinates the execution of the HAP contracts between the property owner and the Authority.  Monitors participants transfer needs for the appropriate size and type of units.  Prepares statistical reports and assists the Director with special projects as requested. Thorough knowledge of Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) established certification processes. Extensive working knowledge of all policies, procedures pertaining to the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program. Ability to obtain Rent Calculation Certification within 12-months of employment.  Any combination equal to two years attendance at a college or university of recognized standing.  Previous experience working with federally assisted HUD/Section 8 Program certification process is highly desirable. Rent Calculation Certification required. 

Salary - negotiable (commensurate with experience).  Position will remain opened until filled. 

Job ID
Job Title
Section 8 Program Specialist
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Application Deadline
Salary Range
no minimum salary specified - no maximum salary specified
Job Major Category
Job Posting
Job Location
Portsmouth, VA

Contact Information

Jean Thompson
Phone Number
(757) 391-2925
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