The Opelika Housing Authority (OHA) has a full-time opening for Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) Specialist. Successful candidate would process new applications for the HCV program, when open. Conduct annual re-examinations in accordance with established procedures. Enter information in computer and process new admissions or recertification, including verifying income and other data in accordance with established procedures and regulations. Maintain electronic files and records. Receive information from residents, verify, and make interim adjustments based on the information. Schedule appointments for annual re-examinations, generate appointment letters and conduct interviews. Take appropriate action based on information received.
Associate's Degree in business or related field plus 2 years of work experience that involved dealing with the public and using a computer, or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Experience in Housing Choice Voucher Program or HUD housing, preferred.
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