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Job Title: Flood Relief Housing Program Assistant

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Non-exempt, full-time (up to 40 hours per week), temporary

Description:
Neighbors Of Watertown, Inc. (NOWI) is administering the Lake Ontario Flood Relief Program in Jefferson, St. Lawrence, and Oswego Counties. This program will provide a variety of assistance to the residents that have been affected by the Lake Ontario and St. Lawrence River flooding.

We are seeking a Housing Program Assistant to work with clients involved with this program.

Responsibilities include:

  • Basic data entry.
  • Intake information and determine if applicants meet program qualifications.
  • Maintain data base, waiting list, and confidential files.
  • Prepare for and attend Loan Review meetings.
  • Give monthly status reports on program.
  • Monitor schedule to ensure timely completion of projects and programs.
  • Provide administrative support to Housing Coordinator and Housing Inspectors.
  • Other duties as assigned

Qualifications:

  • Minimum 4 years combined education and/or work experience in a related field such as real estate, lending or human services is preferred.
  • Working Knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, Access, and Publisher.
  • Demonstrated ability to work with others in establishing goals and objectives.
  • Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing.
  • Ability to work with individuals from diverse backgrounds and experience.
  • Must be energetic and enjoy working with people.
  • Able to juggle priorities and handle multiple tasks simultaneously.
  • Motivated self-starter with excellent people skills and attention to detail.
  • Good working knowledge of the construction process.
  • Flexibility to attend public meetings in the evening.
  • Motivated self-starter with excellent people skills and attention to detail.