NHS Program Specialist #515964
NHS Program Specialist
(Job Opening ID #515964)
Full-time position available with the Housing & Community Development Department,
Land Bank Division, 414 East 12th Street.
Normal Work Days/Hours: Monday-Friday, 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Conducts intakes and assesses dangerousness or ability to be repaired of properties acquired from tax sale. If repairable, estimates the cost to repair. Inspects properties to assess the conditions on occasion (like when there is a fire). Responds to complaints about mowing, boarding, dangerous trees. Assesses whether a property should be taken as a donation. Fields internal/external complaints about the condition of Land Bank and Homesteading properties, investigating/determining a course of action. Handles customer service inquiries about Land Bank and Homesteading properties. Sets up showings/tours through the properties. Acts as the "salesperson" to a certain extent and serves as the face of the Land Bank to our customers. Conducts compliance inspections on sold properties to ensure customers are making repairs they have promised to do within the designated time frame.
REQUIRES an accredited Bachelor’s degree in public or business administration or a related field and 3 (OR an accredited Master’s degree in one of the listed fields and 1) year of related professional experience in housing and community development, neighborhood preservation or neighborhood services; OR an equivalent combination of qualifying education and experience.
Salary Range: $22.52-$33.78/hour.
Application Deadline: December 5, 2022.
EOE. The City of Kansas City, Missouri is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse workforce.