This position will administer the Bridging Rental Assistance Program (BRAP) and Shelter Plus Care (SPC) Program Housing Quality Standard Inspections for Aroostook, Hancock, Penobscot, Piscataquis, and Washington Counties. Must be able to work well with clients who have a mental illness. Must have experience using Excel and Word, reviewing applications, database updates, monthly reports and billing, approval, denial, or wait list letters, tenancy move-in; move-out inspections, interim recertification, annual re-certification, rent calculations, executing lease agreements and Housing Assistance Payment contracts and amendments. This position will need to be able to maneuver steep steps and small areas.
**CHCS believes in the importance of work-life balance, we offer generous leave time with paid sick & vacation time plus seven paid holidays and five paid float holiday time to our full-time staff and pro-rated time for part-time staff.**
All interested candidates must complete an on-line employment application to be considered for employment at CHCS.
CHCS is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, national origin, disability, age, genetic information, pay transparency, protected veteran status, or any other classification protected by federal, state or local law in admission or access to, or treatment or employment in, its programs or activities.
Equal Opportunity employer including veteran and disability
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Must possess a valid Maine driver’s license, have reliable transportation and be able to travel to outlying areas in Aroostook, Hancock, Penobscot, Piscataquis, and Washington Counties.
Must have the Housing Quality Standards certification or be able to obtain.
Must pass the Housing Quality Standards certification training provided by agency.
This position must have at least an Associate’s degree of Business, Accounting or Mental Health Care education and three years of experience.
For 135 years, CHCS has developed its reputation as a highly valued provider of community home health and behavioral health services throughout Central, Eastern, and Northern Maine. You could be part of our commitment and vision.
Community Health and Counseling Services is a non-profit organization that was established in 1883. We offer behavioral health, crisis, home health and hospice services for children & adults through Maine communities.
One of the few combined home health and behavioral health care agencies in the United States, Community Health and Counseling Services combines mutually supportive programs and collaborative relationships with other health care providers to serve both the physical and psychological aspects of an individual’s well-being.
These services are offered in homes, schools, and the area offices of CHCS in central, eastern and northern Maine. The size of the CHCS service area in Maine covers over 22,000 square miles. That’s the combined size of New Hampshire, Massachusetts, and Connecticut.
Through a continuum of care and support, Community Health and Counseling Services touches the lives of thousands of people each year, providing needed services to people and their families in their community in a cost-effective way.
Where else could you be given the opportunity to focus on a new career path without ever leaving the comfort that Community Health and Counseling Services offers. Career advancement possibilities are endless throughout our 23 facilities.